The Minnesota Timberwolves erased a 20-point deficit to stun the Denver Nuggets 98-90 and knock the defending champions out of the NBA playoffs on Sunday.

The win followed another Game 7 earlier in the day that saw the Indiana Pacers put on a shooting clinic to throttle the New York Knicks 130-109 to book a place in the Eastern Conference finals.

The Timberwolves followed up a 45-point victory in Game 6 with an epic comeback to win the best-of-seven series 4-3 and book a clash against the Dallas Mavericks in the Western Conference finals.