T-Wolves Top Nuggets 117-100
The Timberwolves won 117-100 at home over Denver Sunday afternoon. Kevin Love led the Wolves with 30 points and 21 rebounds and Luke Ridnour added 25 points for Minnesota. The Wolves played without J.J. Barea (thigh contusion) and Nikola Pekovic (bone spurs in right ankle). Pekovic is likely out until at least Friday.
The Wolves are 24-26 and are 2 1/2 games back of Utah, Denver and Houston for the 7th and 8th positions in the Western Conference. Minnesota will play at Memphis Tuesday night at 7pm, pregame on WJON at 6:30.