Recap - Timberwolves Defeat Houston 112-108
|Recap - Timberwolves Defeat Houston 112-108|
Houston was victimized for 20 points and 14 rebounds by Kevin Love as the Timberwolves defeated the Rockets 112-108 in NBA action on Tuesday.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 9-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 216.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Wayne Ellington had 18 points for Minnesota and Jonny Flynn chipped in with 15 points. Jonny Flynn had 7 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
The Rockets got a 23-point performance from Kevin Martin, who was supported by 23 points from Courtney Lee. Luis Scola had 7 assists in a losing cause for Houston, while Chuck Hayes grabbed 13 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 56-53.
Minnesota had a 51-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pacers. The Rockets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.