The Timberwolves got 16 points from Luke Ridnour as Minnesota ran past Milwaukee 95-85 on Friday at Target Center.
The Timberwolves were a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 194.5.
Minnesota got 16 points from Alexey Shved and another 15 points from Kevin Love. J.J. Barea contributed 5 assists, while Nikola Pekovic cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
The Bucks got an 18 -point performance from Brandon Jennings, who was supported by 18 points from Monta Ellis. Brandon Jennings had 4 assists in a losing cause for Milwaukee, while Larry Sanders grabbed 12 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 57-47.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 56-47.
Minnesota heads into a battle against the 76ers. Milwaukee, meanwhile, will have their next action against Boston.