Timberwolves Down Dallas 112-106 - Match Report
Kevin Martin went off for 27 points and added 1 rebounds leading Minnesota over Dallas, 112-106, on Saturday at American Airlines Center.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 208.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 21 points from Kevin Love and another 21 points from Nikola Pekovic. Ricky Rubio contributed 7 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Mavericks got a 26-point performance from Monta Ellis, who was supported by 23 points from Dirk Nowitzki. Gal Mekel had 7 assists in a losing cause for Dallas, while DeJuan Blair grabbed 8 rebounds.
Minnesota led at halftime, 54-47.
Minnesota had a 44-37 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 Thunder. The Mavericks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Charlotte.