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Cunningham scores 18 as Timberwolves beat Hornets

Posted at: 02/02/2013 10:42 PM

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Dante Cunningham scored a season-high 18 points, Nikola Pekovic added 14 and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the New Orleans Hornets 115-86 on Saturday night to stop their six-game losing streak.
    
Cunningham hit all nine of his shots to set a franchise record for most consecutive field goals without a miss.
    
Anthony Davis scored 18 points for the Hornets, who played without Eric Gordon and finished their five-game road trip with four straight losses. Team doctors still haven't cleared Gordon to play in back-to-back games while recovering from knee surgery.

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