Clippers Down Minnesota 114-104 - Match Report
|Clippers Down Minnesota 114-104 - Match Report|
Minnesota was scorched by Darren Collison for 28 points as the Clippers defated the Timberwolves 114-104 in NBA action on Monday.
Bettors who backed the Clippers were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 214.5.
Los Angeles got 22 points from Chris Paul and another 19 points from Matt Barnes. Chris Paul contributed 9 assists, while DeAndre Jordan cleaned the glass with 24 rebounds.
Minnesota got 20 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 14 points from Gorgui Dieng. J.J. Barea contributed 8 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 13 rebounds.
The Clippers hit the break leading 54-51 before taking care of business in the second half.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 49-42.
Next game, Los Angeles takes its act on the road to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Memphis.