Timberwolves vs Mavericks Final: 90-82 - Recap
The Timberwolves grabbed a 90-82 win over the Mavericks on Monday, behind a 20-point effort from Nikola Pekovic at American Airlines Center.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 191.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 16 points from Andrei Kirilenko and another 16 points from Alexey Shved. Luke Ridnour contributed 7 assists, while Andrei Kirilenko cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Dallas got 21 points from Darren Collison in a losing cause and another 18 points from O.J. Mayo. Rodrigue Beaubois contributed 7 assists for the Mavericks, while O.J. Mayo had 5 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 45-39.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 49 boards, while Dallas only had 35.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Charlotte looking for another win. For Dallas, they head home to face Washington.