Timberwolves Fall 119-113 Against Denver - Game Recap
|Timberwolves Fall 119-113 Against Denver - Game Recap|
Chauncey Billups poured in 36 points for Denver on Wednesday, as they defeated Minnesota 119-113 at Target Center.
Bettors who backed the Nuggets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 217.5.
Ty Lawson had 19 points for Denver and Arron Afflalo chipped in with 17 points. Chauncey Billups had 5 assists for the Nuggets, while Chris Andersen was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
The Timberwolves got a 33-point performance from Michael Beasley, who was supported by 26 points from Kevin Love. Luke Ridnour had 8 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Kevin Love grabbed 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 59-53 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 42 boards, while Denver only had 34.
Denver heads into a battle against the Kings. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Jersey.