Minnesota vs Cleveland Recap - Timberwolves Win 100-92
|Minnesota vs Cleveland Recap - Timberwolves Win 100-92|
Minnesota earned a 100-92 victory over Cleveland on Monday, getting 21 points from Luke Ridnour at Quicken Loans Arena.
Minnesota was an underdog by 7.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 205.5.
Minnesota got 16 points from Nikola Pekovic and another 13 points from Ricky Rubio. Ricky Rubio contributed 10 assists, while Nikola Pekovic cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Cleveland got 20 points from Kyrie Irving in a losing cause and another 16 points from Tristan Thompson. Kyrie Irving contributed 7 assists for the Cavaliers, while Tristan Thompson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 49-46 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 36 boards, while Cleveland only had 31.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Utah looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face San Antonio.