Minnesota Defeats Los Angeles 101-98 - Recap
The Timberwolves got 22 points from Darko Milicic as Minnesota ran past Los Angeles 101-98 on Friday at STAPLES Center.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 191.5.
Minnesota got 17 points from Kevin Love and another 13 points from Luke Ridnour. Luke Ridnour contributed 6 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 25 points from Mo Williams in a losing cause and another 21 points from Blake Griffin. Mo Williams contributed 5 assists for the Clippers, while DeAndre Jordan had 11 rebounds.
Minnesota trailed at halftime, 59-48.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-39.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Utah looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Toronto.