Nets tie down Timberwolves

Nets tie down Timberwolves

The New Jersey Nets jumped out to a 14 point lead and cruised past the Minnesota Timberwolves 113-84 Friday night.

New Jersey covered the 7-point spread, but the 197 points fell UNDER the posted total of 202.

Vince Carter led the way with 18 points, while Brook Lopez addded a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Nets.

Al Jefferson notched a double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds for the Timberwolves.