John Wall had a season-high 18 assists and scored 18 points to help the host Wizards beat the Timberwolves, 112-105, on Friday night for their ninth straight home win.
Minnesota’s Andrew Wiggins had 41 points on 16-for-30 shooting after scoring eight points in a loss to the 76ers on Tuesday night.
Bradley Beal had 22 points for Washington, and Marcin Gortat hit all nine of his field-goal attempts and scored 19 points. The Wizards have won 10 of 15 overall.
Karl-Anthony Towns added 18 points and 10 rebounds for Minnesota, which has dropped six of its past eight.