Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 4/20/12
MINNEAPOLIS With a Wayne Ellington rebound and an 11-point lead, the Timberwolves had 15 seconds to revel in what was about to happen. It's bounce finally bounce over.And 'it', of course, is the team's 11-game losing streak, the longest of the season. It's not the longest losing streak the Timberwolves have snapped this season, though; a win over Dallas on Jan. 1 ended a 17-game skid dating back to March 13, 2011. That certainly puts things into perspective, but there's no doubt that this win felt a little bit bigger than the last.That 17-game streak was another coach's doing, another team's, for that matter. This season was supposed to be a fresh start, a brighter future, and on Jan. 1 it was. Beating the defending champions just made it that much sweeter. But now, mired in a disappointing April, this win signifies something more. Maybe this season wasn't the winning record that the Timberwolves expected, but by defeating the Pistons Thursday, this team won in April and prove...
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