Balanced attack helps Timberwolves edge Spurs
San Antonio, TX (Sports Network) - Derrick Williams paced six Minnesota players in double figures with 21 points as the Timberwolves took down the San Antonio Spurs, 108-95 in the regular season finale at the AT&T Center.
Chase Budinger dropped 15 points off the bench for Minnesota, which finished the season having won two of three. Greg Stiemsma and Ricky Rubio each added 12 points while Stiemsma also grabbed nine rebounds to go with a career-best five steals.
Tim Duncan scored 17 points and grabbed 14 rebounds and Gary Neal also added 17 points. Tony Parker connected on all nine of his free throw attempts en route to 15 points and eight assists as the Spurs finished second in the Western Conference and will face either the Lakers or Rockets in the first round of the playoffs.
Despite the loss, the Spurs shot a perfect 22-of-22 from the foul line.
04/17 22:26:54 ET