Timberwolves Lose Regular Season Opener
The Timberwolves made the game interesting but lost 104-100 at home to Oklahoma City Monday night in their regular season opener. Michael Beasley led the Wolves with 24 points, Kevin Love added 22 points and 12 rebounds and J.J. Barea added 14 points off the bench. Rookie Derrick Williams added 13 points in 24 minutes and Ricky Rubio played 26 minutes added scored 6 points with 6 assists and 5 rebounds.
Kevin Durant scored 33 points and Russell Westbrook scored 28 for the Thunder. The Timberwolves play again tonight at 7:30 at Milwaukee, pregame on WJON at 7:00.