Monday, December 6, 2010
Minnesota Timberwolves 129, Cleveland Cavaliers 95
Holy moly. The Minnesota Timberwolves defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 129 to 95 on Saturday night at the Target Center. The 34 point blowout WITHOUT Michael Beasley was as surprising as it gets for Minnesota Timberwolves fans. The team made a record 18 3 pointers! Kevin Love had 28 points and 19 rebounds. Rookie Wes Johnson had 20 points for a career high. Darko Milicic had 14 points, 9 rebounds, and 3 blocks. Wayne Ellington chipped in 16 points for Minnesota. The Timberwolves shot 59% from the field. It was the 6th largest win in franchise history. Love is averaging 23.7 points per game and 18.8 rebounds per game in his last six games and has grabbed at least 15 rebounds in six straight games.