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Towns bested Shaq and Anthony Davis with his dominance last night

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 Karl-Anthony Towns. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Karl-Anthony Towns. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Rookie big man Karl-Anthony Towns might not have gotten the Wolves a win against the Mavericks Wednesday night, but he did manage a stat line of 27 points, 16 rebounds, and 6 blocks, becoming the youngest player in NBA history to achieve those numbers.

https://twitter.com/ESPNStatsInfo/status/690030886964690946

Those numbers put him in rare company. Only two other players have had such a dominant game before they became legal, drinking adults: Shaquille O'Neal and Anthony Davis. (Stats via Basketball Reference.)

 (Photo: Basketball Reference)

(Photo: Basketball Reference)

Towns only needs five more 25/15/5 performances to pass Kevin Garnett for the franchise record for such games.

https://twitter.com/WolvesRadio/status/690029886573015040

Anyway, if you didn't see the game, check out this highlight package from last night.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DuFSdMCJUGc

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