Thunder Down Minnesota 115-111 - Match Report
Minnesota was victimized by Kevin Durant for 48 points as the Thunder defeated the Timberwolves 115-111 in NBA action on Saturday.
Oklahoma City won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 207.5.
Oklahoma City got 13 points from Derek Fisher and another 12 points from Serge Ibaka. Kevin Durant contributed 7 assists, while Steven Adams cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Minnesota got 31 points from Nikola Pekovic in a losing cause and another 30 points from Kevin Love. Ricky Rubio contributed 10 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 14 rebounds.
Oklahoma City trailed at halftime, 55-49.
The rebound battle favored Oklahoma City as they grabbed 45 boards, while Minnesota only had 40.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Celtics. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.