T-Wolves beat Bulls on Randy Foye jumper
Wolves 100, Bulls 98
Though Minnesota took a 25-point lead in the third quarter, the battling Bulls rallied to tie the game with 7.1 seconds left in the fourth. In the end, the Wolves were able seal the deal with a last second, game-winning jump shot by Randy Foye to finish off the game with a final score of 100-98.
The Wolves clinched the series against the Bulls this season, 2-0, as Kevin Garnett led the way in tonight's win with 26 points, 14 boards and 8 assists, just two assists short of recording his 17th career triple-double. Foye held tightly on to Garnett's coattails, adding 25 points to the tally, a new season-high for the rookie.
Timberwolves vs. Raptors
6:00 p.m. -- Air Canada Centre, Toronto, ON
The Wolves made a run for the border minutes after their win at home against Chicago, as they face the Toronto Raptors on the tail end of a back-to-back set tonight in Ontario, Canada. The Wolves take on Toronto for the first of two games to come this season, and although they lead the Atlantic Division, the Raptors enter tonight's contest four games short of .500 for a 12-16 record on the season.
The Wolves are back on a winning streak after ending their four-game losing skid Dec. 23 against the Indiana Pacers, 78-71. They look to make tonight their third straight, although Toronto swept the last two season's series, winning the previous four consecutive match-ups.
Catch tonight's game against the Raptors on KSTC-TV, Channel 45, and the radio home of the Wolves, BOB 106 (106.1 FM).