Minnesota Falls 127-111 to Thunder - Recap
Russell Westbrook poured in 37 points for Oklahoma City on Friday, as they defeated Minnesota 127-111 at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Oklahoma City won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 14-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 204.5.
Oklahoma City got 27 points from Kevin Durant and another 19 points from Kevin Martin. Russell Westbrook contributed 9 assists, while Kevin Durant cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Minnesota got 17 points from Alexey Shved in a losing cause and another 15 points from Andrei Kirilenko. Ricky Rubio contributed 9 assists for the Timberwolves, while Greg Stiemsma had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma City were victorious, as the score was 66-58 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 41 boards, while Minnesota only had 32.
Oklahoma City heads into a battle against the Bulls. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Golden State.