Oklahoma City Thunder swingman Paul George had missed the team's last three games due to a sore right shoulder, but returned on Tuesday against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
He finished with 25 points and five rebounds, but Oklahoma City lost 131-120.
The six-time All-Star is averaging 28.6 points (No. 2 in the NBA), 8.1 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 2.3 steals per game this season. The Thunder went 1-2 while George was sidelined.