Love, Timberwolves down Bulls
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Love poured in a game-high 31 points to go with eight rebounds to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to an 95-86 win over the Chicago Bulls at United Center.
Love went a perfect 14-for-14 from the free throw line, setting a new career high for free throws made in a game.
Ronny Turiaf and Chase Bidinger added 14 and 12 points, respectively, off the bench for the Timberwolves, winners in four of their last five games.
Minnesota center Nikola Pekovic played just six minutes after inuring his Achilles in the first quarter.
Carlos Boozer had 20 points, 14 rebounds and five assists and D.J. Augustin added 19 points and six helpers for the Bulls, losers in two of their last three.
01/27 22:34:16 ET