Minnesota Defeats Brooklyn 111-81 - Recap
|Minnesota Defeats Brooklyn 111-81 - Recap|
Brooklyn was run off the court by the Timberwolves on Friday as Minnesota blasted the Nets 111-81 at Target Center.
The Timberwolves were a 9-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 202.5.
Minnesota got 17 points from Kevin Love and another 17 points from Kevin Martin. Ricky Rubio contributed 8 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Brooklyn got 16 points from Andray Blatche in a losing cause and another 15 points from Joe Johnson. Joe Johnson contributed 4 assists for the Nets, while Kevin Garnett had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 57-37 at the break.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Houston looking for another win. For Brooklyn, they head home to face Detroit.