Toronto vs Minnesota Wrap - Toronto Wins 95-93
The Timberwolves were burned for 26 points by Rudy Gay on Friday as the Raptors picked up a 95-93 win at Target Center.
Bettors who backed the Raptors were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 6 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 198.5.
Toronto got 25 points from DeMar DeRozan and another 12 points from Jonas Valanciunas. Kyle Lowry contributed 7 assists, while Amir Johnson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Timberwolves got a 24-point performance from Nikola Pekovic, who was supported by 20 points from Andrei Kirilenko. Ricky Rubio had 12 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Nikola Pekovic grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 48-46 at the break.
Next game, Toronto takes its act on the road to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Detroit.