Utah vs Minnesota Recap - Timberwolves Win 122-101
|Utah vs Minnesota Recap - Timberwolves Win 122-101|
The battle between the Timberwolves and Jazz didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Utah was handed a 122-101 defeat on Friday at Target Center.
Minnesota was a favorite by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 208.5.
Minnesota got 24 points from Kevin Love and another 23 points from Michael Beasley. Luke Ridnour contributed 7 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Utah got 18 points from Gordon Hayward in a losing cause and another 15 points from C.J. Miles. Earl Watson contributed 9 assists for the Jazz, while Al Jefferson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 66-57 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 42 boards, while Utah only had 35.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Warriors. The Jazz will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.