OAKLAND, Calif., April 10 (UPI) -- Klay Thompson scored 30 points Tuesday in Golden State's 105-89 win over Minnesota, which clinched the Warriors' first trip to the playoffs since 2007.
Thompson scored on 10-of-19 shots from the field and had five steals. Golden State shot 42.9 percent from the field and was 10-for-24 from 3-point range.
Minnesota shot 36.7 percent and was outscored 31-19 in the third quarter. Chase Budinger led the Timberwolves with 17 points off the bench, and Andre Kirilenko added 15.