Minnesota Defeats Houston 120-108 - Recap
|Minnesota Defeats Houston 120-108 - Recap|
The Rockets were burned for 34 points by Michael Beasley on Monday as the Timberwolves picked up a 120-108 win at Toyota Center.
The Timberwolves were a 6.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 198.5.
Minnesota got 29 points from Kevin Love and another 18 points from Ricky Rubio. Ricky Rubio contributed 11 assists, while Ricky Rubio cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Houston got 29 points from Kevin Martin in a losing cause and another 13 points from Chase Budinger. Goran Dragic contributed 9 assists for the Rockets, while Samuel Dalembert had 8 rebounds.
Minnesota trailed at halftime, 56-54.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 40 boards, while Houston only had 34.
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 at San Antonio.