Timberwolves Fall 129-106 Against Houston - Game Recap
Minnesota was run off the court by the Rockets on Thursday as Houston blasted the Timberwolves 129-106 at Toyota Center.
Houston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 215.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Houston got 28 points from James Harden and another 20 points from Donatas Motiejunas. Jeremy Lin contributed 10 assists, while Chandler Parsons cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Minnesota got 29 points from Kevin Love in a losing cause and another 22 points from Gorgui Dieng. Ricky Rubio contributed 8 assists for the Timberwolves, while Gorgui Dieng had 21 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Houston were victorious, as the score was 64-54 at the break.
Houston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-40.
Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.