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Associated Press, Published April 17 2013

Timberwolves cap season with rare win at San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO – Derrick Williams had 21 points to help the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Spurs 108-95 Wednesday night, ending a 16-game losing streak at San Antonio.

Chase Budinger added 15 points and Greg Stiemsma and Ricky Rubio had 12 points apiece for Minnesota, won on the Spurs’ home court for the first time since Jan. 14, 2004.

Minnesota 30 26 24 28 – 108

San Antonio 24 37 15 19 – 95

MINNESOTA (108): Kirilenko 2-6 1-1 5, Williams 7-15 5-6 21, Stiemsma 6-8 0-0 12, Rubio 4-10 1-2 12, Ridnour 4-10 0-0 9, Barea 4-13 1-1 10, Budinger 6-13 0-0 15, Shved 2-5 1-2 6, Cunningham 4-7 2-2 10, Johnson 2-3 1-2 5, Gelabale 1-1 0-0 3. Totals 42-91 12-16 108.

SAN ANTONIO (95): Leonard 2-6 0-0 4, Duncan 5-11 7-7 17, Bonner 3-4 0-0 7, Parker 3-10 9-9 15, Green 2-5 0-0 4, Neal 6-12 2-2 17, Ginobili 1-4 0-0 2, Blair 5-9 0-0 10, Joseph 1-5 0-0 2, Baynes 1-4 2-2 4, De Colo 1-4 2-2 4, Mills 3-5 0-0 9. Totals 33-79 22-22 95.

3-Point Goals: Minnesota 12-29 (Rubio 3-5, Budinger 3-7, Williams 2-4, Gelabale 1-1, Shved 1-2, Ridnour 1-3, Barea 1-7), San Antonio 7-18 (Mills 3-3, Neal 3-6, Bonner 1-1, Leonard 0-1, Ginobili 0-2, De Colo 0-2, Green 0-3). Fouled Out: None. Rebounds: Minnesota 51 (Stiemsma 9), San Antonio 48 (Duncan 14). Assists: Minnesota 26 (Ridnour 6), San Antonio 20 (Parker 8). Total Fouls: Minnesota 17, San Antonio 22. Technicals: San Antonio defensive three second. A: 18,581 (18,797).