The short-handed Warriors, decimated by injuries, became the first NBA team in modern history to start five rookies in one game.
Klay Thompson, one of four rookie starters for Golden State, led the Warriors with 26 points. Brandon Rush had 20 points on 9-of-12 shooting.
David Lee led the Warriors with 26 points while Klay Thompson added 23 on 9-of-16 shooting.
David Lee had 31 points and eight rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from a 20-point deficit to top the reeling Minnesota Timberwolves 97-94 on Wednesday night.