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Timberwolves Down Sacramento 97-89 - Match Report

Kevin Love scored 23 points and chipped in with 24 rebounds for Minnesota on Tuesday, leading the Timberwolves to a 97-89 victory over Sacramento at Power Balance Pavilion.

Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 195.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Minnesota got 18 points from Luke Ridnour and another 16 points from Nikola Pekovic. J.J. Barea contributed 6 assists, while Kevin Love cleaned the glass with 24 rebounds.

Sacramento got 20 points from DeMarcus Cousins in a losing cause and another 20 points from Tyreke Evans. Tyreke Evans contributed 6 assists for the Kings, while Tyreke Evans had 7 rebounds.

The Timberwolves hit the break leading 48-45 before taking care of business in the second half.

Minnesota had a 51-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Sacramento, they head home to face Indiana.