Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - Andrei Kirilenko led six Minnesota players in double figures with 21 points as the Timberwolves downed the Houston Rockets, 92-79, at Target Center on Saturday.
Luke Ridnour added 16 points and Chris Johnson had 15 for the Timberwolves, who snapped a five-game skid.
Derrick Williams, J.J. Barea and Mickael Gelabale finished with 11 points apiece in the triumph.
James Harden had 18 points, seven rebounds and five assists, and Carlos Delfino added 15 points for the Rockets, losers of seven straight games.
Jeremy Lin and Greg Smith added 12 points apiece in the setback.