The Timberwolves got a 28-point performance from Kevin Love, who added 11 rebounds as Minnesota ran past Oklahoma City 99-93 on Thursday at Target Center.
The Timberwolves were a 2-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 200.5.
Minnesota got 24 points from Nikola Pekovic and another 18 points from J.J. Barea. Alexey Shved contributed 12 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Oklahoma City got 33 points from Kevin Durant in a losing cause and another 30 points from Russell Westbrook. Russell Westbrook contributed 9 assists for the Thunder, while Russell Westbrook had 11 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 53-44.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-43.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Knicks. The Thunder will aim to get back on the winning track at Miami.