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Associated Press, Published November 04 2012

Lowry scores 22, Raptors beat Timberwolves 105-86

TORONTO — Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan each scored 22 points, Alan Anderson had 18 and the Toronto Raptors earned their first victory of the season Sunday night, beating the Minnesota Timberwolves 105-86.

Andrea Bargnani scored 10 points as the Raptors extended Minnesota's miserable record against Toronto. The Raptors have won 15 of the past 16 meetings, including nine straight at home. Minnesota has not won in Toronto since Jan. 21, 2004.

Minnesota 24 23 26 13 – 86

Toronto 25 31 23 26 – 105

MINNESOTA (86): Kirilenko 6-7 4-5 17, Williams 3-7 2-4 9, Pekovic 6-11 3-4 15, Ridnour 3-5 2-2 8, Roy 0-3 4-4 4, Shved 2-6 3-4 8, Budinger 3-5 1-2 9, Cunningham 2-7 0-0 4, Barea 3-5 2-2 9, Stiemsma 1-3 0-0 2, Conroy 0-4 0-0 0, Amundson 0-1 1-4 1, Lee 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 29-64 22-31 86.

TORONTO (105): Fields 2-4 1-1 5, Bargnani 4-16 0-0 10, Valanciunas 2-8 0-0 4, Lowry 8-10 4-4 22, DeRozan 8-14 5-6 22, Ross 1-4 0-0 2, Johnson 3-7 3-4 9, Davis 3-7 0-0 6, Calderon 3-5 0-0 7, Anderson 6-14 2-2 18, Lucas 0-1 0-0 0, McGuire 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 40-90 15-17 105.

3-Point Goals - Minnesota 6-16 (Budinger 2-3, Williams 1-1, Kirilenko 1-1, Barea 1-3, Shved 1-4, Conroy 0-1, Roy 0-1, Ridnour 0-2), Toronto 10-21 (Anderson 4-8, Lowry 2-3, Bargnani 2-4, Calderon 1-2, DeRozan 1-2, Lucas 0-1, Ross 0-1). Fouled Out - None. Rebounds - Minnesota 49 (Williams 8), Toronto 47 (Lowry, Davis, DeRozan 7). Assists - Minnesota 18 (Ridnour 5), Toronto 18 (Lowry 5). Total Fouls - Minnesota 17, Toronto 24. Technicals - Ridnour, Minnesota defensive three second, Toronto defensive three second. A - 16,754 (19,800).