Wolves beat Lakers on Christmas Day 121-104 26 Dec 17

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Jimmy Butler scored 23 points, Karl-Anthony Towns had 21 points and 10 rebounds and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Los Angeles Lakers 121-104 for their first-ever Christmas Day victory.

Former Southern California standout Taj Gibson had 23 points and nine rebounds for the Timberwolves, who have won four straight.

Jamal Crawford added 19 points off the bench. Kyle Kuzma scored 31 points for the Lakers, who have lost three in a row and six of seven.