Edwards of Twolves joins a rare crowd by reaching 2,500 points | Milwaukee dollars

Anthony Edwards celebrated a milestone Sunday by scoring 37 points and leading the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 129-120 win over the Indiana Pacers.

Edwards became the fourth-youngest player in NBA history to reach 2,500 points when he scored his first field goal of the game. The second-year forward is 20 years and 192 days old. LeBron James, Kevin Durant and Devin Booker are the only young players to have achieved the feat.

The Timberwolves ended a two-game losing streak overall and a three-game losing streak at Indiana as they battle to finish in the top six in the Western Conference and avoid the qualifying round.

Oshae Brissett had a season-high 22 points and tied his career high with 13 rebounds for Indiana, which has dropped six in a row. Tyrese Haliburton added 22 points and 16 assists, one shy of his career high in his second game with the Pacers.

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 38 points and led a third-quarter push that sent Boston past Atlanta for its eighth straight win.

Tatum also had 10 rebounds. Robert Williams added 10 points and 14 boards, Jaylen Brown scored 17 points and Marcus Smart had 13.

Trae Young had 30 points and 10 assists to lead Atlanta, keeping the Hawks within reach until the final minutes of the fourth quarter. Bogdan Bogdanovic finished with 26 points and Clint Capela grabbed 17 rebounds for the Hawks, who lost for the fourth time in five games.

The Celtics, who lost their first two to the Hawks this season, trailed 55-45 at halftime and allowed an early field goal from Young to start the third.

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