Rick Adelman's milestone will have to wait - for another day at least.
Rudy Gay and DeMar DeRozan made sure about that.
Gay had 26 points and five rebounds to lead the Toronto Raptors to a rare road victory in the West, 95-93 over the Timberwolves on Friday night.
DeRozan had 25 points and Kyle Lowry added 11 points and seven assists for the Raptors, who beat the Timberwolves for the 16th time in 17 games and prevented Adelman from recording his 1,000th win as coach.
''We're just learning more and more how to play with each other,'' said Gay, who was acquired from Memphis in January. ''I'm learning how to play with everybody. It's definitely a task just trying to fit in and get to know guys and about spacing and where they want you to be.''
Nikola Pekovic had 24 points and eight rebounds and Andrei Kirilenko added 20 points and six rebounds for the Timberwolves, who led by as many as 11 in the second half.
But they missed 10 free throws, including one from Ricky Rubio with 1.7...