Recap - Timberwolves Defeat San Antonio 87-79
|Recap - Timberwolves Defeat San Antonio 87-79|
Ricky Rubio scored 18 points leading the Timberwolves to an 87-79 victory over San Antonio at Target Center on Friday.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 195.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 18 points from Kevin Love and another 14 points from Nikola Pekovic. Ricky Rubio contributed 10 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
The Spurs got a 20-point performance from Tony Parker, who was supported by 13 points from Matt Bonner. Tim Duncan had 4 assists in a losing cause for San Antonio, while Tim Duncan grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed San Antonio were victorious, as the score was 42-41 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 46 boards, while San Antonio only had 34.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Spurs will aim to get back on the winning track at Dallas.