Timberwolves Edge Phoenix
The Timberwolves won 127-124 at Phoenix to being a 7-game road trip Monday night. Kevin Love led the Wolves with 30 points and 7 rebounds, Nikola Pekovic added 24 points and 8 rebounds and Derrick Williams added 19 points and 8 rebounds. The Wolves shot 56 percent while Phoenix shot 52 percent.
The Wolves are 22-21 and are just 1/2 game back of Houston for the 8th and final playoff spot in the Western Conference. Minnesota will play at Utah at 8pm Thursday, pregame on WJON at 7:30.