Minnesota Defeats Los Angeles 95-94 - Recap
|Minnesota Defeats Los Angeles 95-94 - Recap|
Minnesota got 39 points from Kevin Love en route to a 95-94 victory over Los Angeles on Monday at Target Center.
Bettors who backed the Timberwolves were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 2.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 196.5.
Minnesota got 15 points from Derrick Williams and another 13 points from Darko Milicic. Ricky Rubio contributed 6 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 26 points from Blake Griffin in a losing cause and another 19 points from Mo Williams. Chris Paul contributed 5 assists for the Clippers, while DeAndre Jordan had 12 rebounds.
The Timberwolves hit the break leading 45-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-43.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Clippers will aim to get back on the winning track at New Jersey.