Jordan Clarkson has career-highs of 35 points, eight triples as Lakers beat Wolves in overtime
Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson goes 13 for 20, including 8 for 10 from the three-point line. AP

JORDAN Clarkson had a career-high 35 points as the Lakers snapped a six-game slide with a 130-119 overtime victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday in Los Angeles (Saturday, Manila time).

The Fil-Am guard also had a career-high eight triples, missing only twice from beyond the arc, as the Lakers notched their 21st win in 72 games, still bottom of the Western Conference.

Julius Randle had a double-double of 23 points and 12 rebounds, while D’Angelo Russel scored 15 on 3 for 9 shooting.

The Timberwolves absorbed their fifth straight loss and 43rd in 71 games.

Andrew Wiggins scored 36, making 14 of 28 field goal attempts.

Karl-Anthony Towns had 25 points and 13 rebounds, while Ricky Rubio also had a double-double with 19 points and 15 assists.

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