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Lakers Highlights: LA Defeats Top-Seeded Wolves Behind Historic Night from Anthony Davis

The Lakers are rising in the standings.

Coming off of a huge win against the Bucks, L.A. has picked up yet another huge win – tonight against the 44-20 Minnesota Timberwolves, defeating them 120-109.

Some serious absences due to injuries for the Wolves – Rudy Gobert and Karl-Anthony Towns were both out made L.A.'s path easier, but nonetheless, Minnesota still had a lot of talent on the floor that the Lakers were able to outperform. 

Specifically, Anthony Davis took full advantage of Minnesota's big man absences, becoming the first NBA player to record the unbelievable stat line of 25 points (he had 27), 25 rebounds, five assists, and five steals (he had seven). He also added three blocks.

LeBron added 29 points, eight rebounds, and nine assists, with this starting group now becoming 10-3 on the season, as all five starters finished with double figures. 

Here are L.A.'s top plays on the day: