Timberwolves vs Cavaliers Final: 129-95 - Recap
|Timberwolves vs Cavaliers Final: 129-95 - Recap|
Minnesota cruised to victory on Saturday, running Cleveland out of the gym and running up a 129-95 score at Target Center.
Bettors who backed the Timberwolves were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 1 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 205.5.
Kevin Love had 28 points for Minnesota and Wes Johnson chipped in with 20 points. Sebastian Telfair had 7 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 19 boards.
Cleveland got 18 points from Ramon Sessions in a losing cause and another 17 points from Antawn Jamison. Ramon Sessions contributed 6 assists for the Cavaliers, while Leon Powe had 6 rebounds.
The Timberwolves hit the break leading 73-54 before taking care of business in the second half.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-29.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Knicks. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.