Minnesota vs Oklahoma City Wrap - Oklahoma City Wins 106-84
The battle between the Thunder and Timberwolves didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Minnesota was handed a 106-84 defeat on Wednesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Oklahoma City was a favorite by 12.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 202.5.
Oklahoma City got 26 points from Kevin Durant and another 23 points from Russell Westbrook. Russell Westbrook contributed 7 assists, while Kevin Durant cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Minnesota got 18 points from Alexey Shved in a losing cause and another 17 points from Nikola Pekovic. Ricky Rubio contributed 7 assists for the Timberwolves, while Derrick Williams had 11 rebounds.
Oklahoma City led at halftime, 47-42.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 39 boards, while Minnesota only had 38.
Next game, Oklahoma City takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face New Orleans.