Minnesota vs Houston Wrap - Houston Wins 112-101
|Minnesota vs Houston Wrap - Houston Wins 112-101|
The Timberwolves were burned for 26 points by Aaron Brooks on Saturday as the Rockets picked up a 112-101 win at Toyota Center.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 215.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jeremy Lin had 19 points for Houston and Terrence Jones chipped in with 18 points. Jeremy Lin had 5 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Minnesota got 27 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 22 points from Corey Brewer. Ricky Rubio contributed 8 assists for the Timberwolves, while Kevin Love had 15 rebounds.
Houston led at halftime, 55-42.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 54-44.
Next game, Houston takes its act on the road to face Memphis looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Indiana.