Wolves Can’t Overcome Kobe-Less Lakers In Friday Loss
The Minnesota Timberwolves fell 104-91 to the Lakers in Los Angeles Friday Night. Minnesota is now 13-14 on the season and in 11th place in the 15 team Western Conference.
Kevin Love and Nikola Pekovic each had double-doubles for the Wolves. Love scored 25 points and Pekovic 22, with each player pulling down 13 rebounds. Minnesota shot just 34.7 percent from the floor, with the bench combining to shoot 8/27.
Nick Young scored 27 points off the bench for the Lakers to lead all scorers, and Xavier Henry and Pau Gasol each scored 21 points for Los Angeles.
The Wolves are at Staples Center again Sunday night for a game against the Los Angeles Clippers.