NBA Game Summary - Minnesota at Detroit|
(Tuesday, December 10th)
Final Score: Minnesota 121, Detroit 94
Auburn Hills, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Love had 26 points, 16 rebounds
and seven assists as the Minnesota Timberwolves routed the Detroit
Ricky Rubio added 15 points and nine assists, while Nikola Pekovic and Kevin
Martin netted 18 points apiece for Minnesota, which had dropped seven of
its last nine games coming in.
The Wolves were 11-of-24 from beyond the arc in the triumph.
Brandon Jennings registered 20 points and seven assists for the Pistons, who
have lost two straight on the heels of a four-game winning streak.
The Wolves led 33-32 after a quarter of play and a 17-3 surge in the second
put them ahead for good. Martin had eight points during the run, which was
capped by a Dante Cunningham layup for a 62-47 advantage late in the frame.
Minnesota took a 64-51 cushion into the break and a 96-77 spread into the
The Wolves led by as many as 30 in the final quarter.
Minnesota tallied 17 points off 20 Detroit turnovers ... Josh Smith had 17
points for the Pistons ... Minnesota registered 31 assists on 41 made field
12/10 22:52:18 ET