Timberwolves Lose at Orlando
The Timberwolves lost 102-93 at Orlando Monday night. Minnesota led by 12 at halftime but were outscored 53-32 in the 2nd half. Kevin Love led the Wolves with 23 points and 15 rebounds, Nikola Pekovic added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and Luke Ridnour chipped in 11 points. Ricky Rubio failed to score in 16 minutes but he did tally 4 assists.
The Wolves are 12-10. Their 4-game win streak was snapped Monday night. The Wolves play at Miami at 6:30 tonight, pregame on WJON at 6:00. Ricky Rubio is expected to sit out tonight’s game because the Wolves don’t want him to play back to back games as he returns from a torn ACL in his left knee.