Minnesota vs Miami Recap - Timberwolves Win 122-121
|Minnesota vs Miami Recap - Timberwolves Win 122-121|
Minnesota got 28 points and 11 rebounds from Kevin Love en route to a 122-121 victory over Miami on Friday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Minnesota won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 202.5.
Minnesota got 24 points from Chase Budinger and another 15 points from Gorgui Dieng. Ricky Rubio contributed 14 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Miami got 34 points from LeBron James in a losing cause and another 24 points from Chris Bosh. Mario Chalmers contributed 6 assists for the Heat, while Chris Bosh had 9 rebounds.
Miami had a 52-46 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Orlando looking for another win. For Miami, they head home to face New York.