Timberwolves vs Hornets Final: 113-98 - Recap
|Timberwolves vs Hornets Final: 113-98 - Recap|
The Timberwolves got a 30-point performance from Michael Beasley as Minnesota handed New Orleans a 113-98 defeat on Monday at Target Center.
The Timberwolves were a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 202.5.
Minnesota got 24 points from Wes Johnson and another 16 points from Kevin Love. Luke Ridnour contributed 11 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
New Orleans got 23 points from David West in a losing cause and another 22 points from Chris Paul. Chris Paul contributed 13 assists for the Hornets, while Emeka Okafor had 8 rebounds.
The Timberwolves hit the break trailing 57-54 before taking care of business in the second half.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nuggets. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.