Karl-Anthony Towns returns to lead the Timberwolves to victory over the Hawks with a clutch 3-pointer, securing a three-way tie at the top of the Western Conference with one game left.

By the Numbers
  • Towns contributed 11 points, eight assists, and five rebounds in the game.
  • Rudy Gobert finished with 25 points and 18 rebounds for the Timberwolves.
Yes, But

The Timberwolves faced challenges in the third quarter with foul trouble and a strong pushback from the Hawks.

State of Play
  • The Timberwolves, Thunder, and Nuggets are in a three-way tie for the top spot in the Western Conference.
  • Sunday's games will determine playoff seeding for the teams involved.
What's Next

The outcome of Sunday's games will decide the final playoff seeding for the top teams in the conference.

Bottom Line

Karl-Anthony Towns' return and clutch performance boost the Timberwolves in their quest for the top seed, setting up a crucial final game for playoff positioning in the Western Conference.