Timberwolves down Mavericks

The Minnesota Timberwolves took control in the second half and came away with a 117-108 victory over the Dallas Mavericks Friday night.

Minnesota won the game as 10-point underdogs, while the 225 points sailed OVER the posted total of 205.5.

Kevin Love poured in 17 points with 11 rebounds for a double-double in leading the Timberwolves. Jonny Flynn added 19 points and dished out seven assists in the win.

Dirk Nowitzki collected 21 points for the Mavericks, and Jason Terry had 20 in a losing effort.