Timberwolves Down New Orleans 124-112 - Match Report
Nikola Pekovic scored 22 points leading the Timberwolves to a 124-112 victory over New Orleans at Target Center on Wednesday.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 211.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 21 points from Kevin Love and another 20 points from Kevin Martin. Ricky Rubio contributed 9 assists, while Ricky Rubio cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Pelicans got a 25-point performance from Ryan Anderson, who was supported by 19 points from Jrue Holiday. Jrue Holiday had 5 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Tyreke Evans grabbed 7 rebounds.
The Timberwolves hit the break leading 61-47 before taking care of business in the second half.
Minnesota looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Thunder. The Pelicans will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.