G Rodney Hood scored 18 points Tuesday against Cleveland to snap out of a recent shooting slump.
C Cody Zeller was sidelined due to illness. Zeller made his return from a three-game concussion hiatus Saturday against the Spurs.
G Eric Gordon, who is averaging 17.8 points per game, didn’t make the trip to Minnesota because of a sprained left big toe.
G Kyrie Irving scored 20 points Tuesday in the Cavaliers’ loss at Utah.