Knicks vs Timberwolves Final: 100-98 - Recap
New York earned a 100-98 victory over Minnesota on Saturday, getting 20 points from Jeremy Lin at Target Center.
New York was an underdog by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 197.5.
New York got 20 points from Iman Shumpert and another 19 points from Landry Fields. Jeremy Lin contributed 8 assists, while Jared Jeffries cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Minnesota got 32 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 21 points from Nikola Pekovic. Ricky Rubio contributed 8 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 21 rebounds.
New York trailed at halftime, 62-54.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-38.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Raptors. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track at Orlando.