Minnesota was victimized by Amar'e Stoudemire for 34 points as the Knicks defeated the Timberwolves 121-114 in NBA action on Monday.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 7, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting OVER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an OVER play.
New York got 21 points from Wilson Chandler and another 18 points from Raymond Felton. Raymond Felton contributed 11 assists, while Landry Fields cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Minnesota got 33 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 25 points from Michael Beasley. Luke Ridnour contributed 4 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 15 rebounds.
New York trailed at halftime, 68-61.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 34 boards, while New York only had 32.
New York heads into a battle against the Raptors. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Oklahoma City.