Timberwolves Top Nets Friday Afternoon in Brooklyn
The Minnesota Timberwolves (8-11) got their first road win of the season, beating the Nets 112-102 Friday afternoon in Brooklyn.
With the win the Timberwolves sweep the regular season series, also beating the Nets 120-113 on November 12th in Minneapolis. The Wolves have now beat Brooklyn three straight games dating back to last season.
Derrick Rose led Minnesota in scoring Friday afternoon with 25 points, 2 rebounds, and 3 assists. Karl Anthony-Towns added 21, and Taj Gibson scored 16.
Joe Harris and Spencer Dinwiddie led the Nets with 18 points each.
Next: The Timberwolves host the Chicago Bulls Saturday night (11/23) at 7:00 PM CT at the Target Center. (TV: Fox Sports North, Radio: 1240 WJON)