Minnesota Defeats Indiana 96-94 - Recap
The Timberwolves grabbed a 96-94 win over the Pacers on Friday, behind an 18 -point effort from Chase Budinger at Target Center.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 183.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 15 points from Derrick Williams and another 13 points from Nikola Pekovic. Alexey Shved contributed 7 assists, while Nikola Pekovic cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Indiana got 29 points from George Hill in a losing cause and another 19 points from David West. George Hill contributed 7 assists for the Pacers, while David West had 13 rebounds.
The Timberwolves hit the break trailing 43-42 before taking care of business in the second half.
Indiana won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-34.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bulls. The Pacers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.