Love lifts Timberwolves over Mavericks in OT
Dallas, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Kevin Love poured in 35 points, including the game-winner with 17.1 seconds left in overtime, to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 123-122 win over the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday.
Ricky Rubio recorded his third career triple-double with 22 points, 15 assists and 10 rebounds to help the Timberwolves to their second straight win.
Kevin Martin tallied 19 points in the win, while J.J. Barea and Corey Brewer deposited 15 and 13 points, respectively.
Dirk Nowitzki paced Dallas with 27 points despite shooting 11-of-27 from the field -- including 0-for-7 from beyond the arc -- and Monta Ellis added 22 in the setback. The Mavericks had their three-game overall win streak along with their three-game home win streak snapped with the loss.
03/19 23:28:32 ET