Nuggets vs Timberwolves Final: 117-110 - Recap
|Nuggets vs Timberwolves Final: 117-110 - Recap|
Ty Lawson scored 23 points leading the Nuggets to a 117-110 victory over Minnesota at Target Center on Wednesday.
Denver won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 213.5.
Nate Robinson had 15 points for Denver and Wilson Chandler chipped in with 14 points. Andre Miller had 6 assists for the Nuggets, while Timofey Mozgov was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Minnesota got 29 points from Kevin Martin in a losing cause and another 21 points from Nikola Pekovic. Ricky Rubio contributed 11 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 64-55 at the break.
Minnesota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-36.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Knicks. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track at Dallas.