Recap - Suns Defeat Minnesota 108-98
|Recap - Suns Defeat Minnesota 108-98|
Phoenix got 20 points and 16 rebounds from Marcin Gortat en route to a 108-98 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at Target Center.
The Suns were a 4.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 217.5.
Phoenix got 19 points from Aaron Brooks and another 17 points from Grant Hill. Steve Nash contributed 9 assists, while Marcin Gortat cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Minnesota got 24 points from Michael Beasley in a losing cause and another 19 points from Anthony Randolph. Luke Ridnour contributed 5 assists for the Timberwolves, while Michael Beasley had 11 rebounds.
Phoenix led at halftime, 56-53.
The rebound battle favored Phoenix as they grabbed 44 boards, while Minnesota only had 38.
Phoenix heads into a battle against the Hornets. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Denver.