For the third game in a row, Kemba Walker reached the 30-point mark, scoring 34 Monday night in the Charlotte Hornets’ 108-103 against the visiting Minnesota Timberwolves.
— Charlotte Hornets (@hornets) March 8, 2016
Al Jefferson came off the bench and put in 20 points.
Karl-Anthony Towns led the T-Wolves with 28 points and 14 boards.
Per the AP:
here’s no secret recipe to the Charlotte Hornets’ recent success — when Kemba Walker scores big, the Hornets usually win. […] Walker put up another big game Monday night, scoring 21 of his 34 points in the third quarter while the Hornets held off the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-103 for their fourth straight win.
“I thought we played hard, especially when we needed to,” Walker said after his third straight 30-point game and 11th this season. “This was a very big win for us.”
Karl-Anthony Towns had 28 points and 14 rebounds, and Anthony Wiggins added 25 points for the Timberwolves, who were up 55-51 with 9:25 left in the third quarter.