Timberwolves vs Mavericks Final: 105-90 - Recap
|Timberwolves vs Mavericks Final: 105-90 - Recap|
The Mavericks were burned for 31 points by Kevin Love on Wednesday as the Timberwolves picked up a 105-90 win at American Airlines Center.
Minnesota was an underdog by 6 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 182.5.
Minnesota got 17 points from Ricky Rubio and another 16 points from Wayne Ellington. Ricky Rubio contributed 12 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Dallas got 17 points from Jason Terry in a losing cause and another 15 points from Shawn Marion. Jason Kidd contributed 7 assists for the Mavericks, while Brendan Haywood had 10 rebounds.
The Timberwolves hit the break trailing 54-52 before taking care of business in the second half.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-46.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Dallas, they head home to face Utah.