The Nets' fourth-quarter rally fell short as they lost to the Minnesota Timberwolves 112-102 on Friday at Barclays Center. >> Box score
Things to know about Friday's game
1. Trailing by 17 points entering the fourth quarter, the Nets went on a late 16-6 run to get within four, but Minnesota's Derrick Rose hit a 10-foot jumper to ignite an 8-2 run that iced the game for the Timberwolves.
2. Spencer Dinwiddie and Joe Harris both scored 18 points for the Nets, who dropped their second straight. D'Angelo Russell scored five points on 2-of-10 shooting and committed four turnovers.
3. Though Brooklyn outrebounded Minnesota 46-38, it committed 18 turnovers and was outshot 47.8 percent to 41.8 percent.
4. Rose scored 25 points off the bench while Karl-Anthony Towns scored 21 for the Timberwolves, who snapped a two-game losing skid.
5. Despite leading 26-22 at the end of the first quarter, the Nets were down 54-49 at halftime and 89-72 after three.
The Nets face the Philadelphia 76ers at home on Sunday at 6 p.m.