Phoenix vs Minnesota Wrap - Minnesota Wins 105-93
|Phoenix vs Minnesota Wrap - Minnesota Wins 105-93|
Ricky Rubio scored 24 points and chipped in with 10 assists for Minnesota on Saturday, leading the Timberwolves to a 105-93 victory over Phoenix at Target Center.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 201.5.
J.J. Barea had 16 points for Minnesota and Derrick Williams chipped in with 15 points. Ricky Rubio had 10 assists for the Timberwolves, while Dante Cunningham was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Phoenix got 20 points from Markieff Morris in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jared Dudley. Goran Dragic contributed 14 assists for the Suns, while Markieff Morris had 9 rebounds.
Minnesota trailed at halftime, 53-50.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 36 boards, while Phoenix only had 34.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Utah looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Houston.