Craig Mitchelldyer-US PRESSWIRE
The T-Wolves lost to the Blazers on Friday, 103-95, and dropped to the last place in the Northwest Division.
The Trail Blazers were led by their starting backcourt, with Wesley Matthews scoring a game-high 30 points and rookie Damian Lillard scoring a career-high 28 points to go along with eight assists. J.J. Hickson chipped in 14 points and 13 rebounds.
The loss dropped Minnesota to 5-6 and last place in the tough Northwest Division, while the Trail Blazers improved to 6-6 and sit in fourth place, just ahead of the T-Wolves. The division-leading Thunder lost to the Celtics on Friday, 108-100, while the second-place Nuggets defeated the Warriors, 102-91. The third-place Jazz squeaked by the Kings, 104-102.
Check out Friday's full NBA scoreboard here.