Minnesota Timberwolves defeat Sacramento Kings, 112-96

Out of necessity, the Timberwolves found invention and a 112-96 victory over Sacramento on Friday night at Target Center.

Forced to improvise after Jonny Flynn collected two fouls in the game's opening three minutes, the Wolves came upon a defensive answer -- small forward Damien Wilkins and some effective trapping -- for big rookie point guard Tyreke Evans.

They also used their muscle and might to win after they unsuccessfully tried to run with the Kings in Sacramen...