Recap - Timberwolves Defeat Detroit 109-99
|Recap - Timberwolves Defeat Detroit 109-99|
Kevin Love scored 27 points and chipped in with 18 rebounds for Minnesota on Friday, leading the Timberwolves to a 109-99 victory over Detroit at Target Center.
Minnesota was a favorite by 4 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 200.5.
Minnesota got 20 points from Luke Ridnour and another 12 points from Michael Beasley. Luke Ridnour contributed 10 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
Detroit got 26 points from Richard Hamilton in a losing cause and another 19 points from Rodney Stuckey. Rodney Stuckey contributed 6 assists for the Pistons, while Greg Monroe had 15 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 50-47.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 42 boards, while Detroit only had 38.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Toronto.