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Minnesota Falls 129-123 to Pistons - Recap

The Timberwolves were burned for 34 points by Blake Griffin on Wednesday as the Pistons picked up a 129-123 win at Target Center.

Bettors who backed the Pistons were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +5.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 217.0.

Detroit got 33 points from Reggie Bullock and another 24 points from Reggie Jackson. Jose Calderon contributed 7 assists, while Andre Drummond cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.

The Timberwolves got a 33-point performance from Derrick Rose, who was supported by 22 points from Robert Covington. Derrick Rose had 7 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Taj Gibson grabbed 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Minnesota were victorious, as the score was 62-53 at the break.

Minnesota had a 49-44 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Detroit heads into a battle against the Hornets. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Antonio.