Recap - Timberwolves Defeat Denver 117-100
|Recap - Timberwolves Defeat Denver 117-100|
Minnesota got 30 points from Kevin Love en route to a 117-100 victory over Denver on Sunday at Target Center.
The Timberwolves were a 2-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 210.5.
Minnesota got 25 points from Luke Ridnour and another 17 points from Wayne Ellington. Luke Ridnour contributed 6 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 21 rebounds.
Denver got 17 points from Kenneth Faried in a losing cause and another 14 points from Ty Lawson. Ty Lawson contributed 5 assists for the Nuggets, while JaVale McGee had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 68-43 at the break.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Grizzlies. The Nuggets will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.