Timberwolves Vs. Pistons: Minnesota Comes Back To Win 93-85

The Timberwolves come back from 16 points down in the first half to drop the Pistons.

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Timberwolves Vs. Pistons Final Score: Minnesota Wins 93-85 At Home

After trailing throughout every minute of the first three quarters, the Minnesota Timberwolves (6-8) came back to beat the Detroit Pistons (3-12) by a score of 93-85 at the Target Center on Wednesday night.

The Timberwolves started the fourth quarter on a 7-0 run to tie the game 71-71, setting the tone for a dominant 29-14 fourth quarter.

Kevin Love led the Timberwolves with 20 points, and his 17 rebounds made certain that he continued his season-long streak of being the top rebounder in every game he has played in.

Ricky Rubio meanwhile finished just 1-9 shooting from the field but managed to total 9 points, 7 rebounds, 8 assists and 6 steals.

Tayshaun Prince scored a season-high 29 points to lead the Pistons.

Minnesota now goes on the road for two games in a row, starting with a date with the Los Angeles Clippers in a game slated to start at 10:30 p.m. on Friday, followed by a matchup with the Utah Jazz the next night, Saturday, at 9:00 p.m. eastern.

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Timberwolves Vs. Pistons Score Update: Minnesota Down 71-64 Entering 4th Quarter

The Minnesota Timberwolves have trailed the entire game so far against the Detroit Pistons, and now time is starting to run short as the go into the fourth quarter trailing 71-64 at the Target Center in Minneapolis.

Tayshaun Prince leads the Pistons with 25 points, while Greg Monroe has added 13 points and 10 rebounds.

Kevin Love, who has scored 30+ points in three straight games, will need a big fourth quarter to keep that particular streak alive, as he has 14 points through three. However, his streak of being the leading rebounder (including both teams) in every game he has played this season looks more promising, as leads everyone with 12 boards.

Ricky Rubio got on the scoreboard in the second half, and he now goes into the fourth quarter with 6 points, 6 rebounds, 7 assists and 4 steals.

Canus Hoopis is the place to go for more Timberwolves coverage, check out Detroit Bad Boys for your Pistons coverage.

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Timberwolves Vs. Pistons Score Update: Minnesota Trails 42-36 At Half

Entering the night with a 1-6 record on the road, the Detroit Pistons have played comfortably on Minnesota's court so far tonight, as the Timberwolves trail 42-36 at halftime at the Target Center.

Minnesota's two-point guard attack of Ricky Rubio (0-5) and Luke Ridnour (1-8) has missed the mark, and the Timberwolves are shooting just 13-45 (.289) from the field and 3-15 (.200) on three-pointers. Rubio has not scored but has 6 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals.

Kevin Love leads Minnesota with 11 points and 9 rebounds, but even he is shooting just 4-13 from the field. Reserve forward and second overall draft pick Derrick Williams has contributed 4 points and 3 rebounds in 8 minutes off the bench.

Meanwhile, Tayshaun Prince leads the Pistons with 13 points while rising young center Greg Monroe has added 7 points and 6 rebounds.

The only good news is that the Timberwolves came back a bit after trailing by as many as 16 in the first half, when they were down 40-24.

Canus Hoopis is the place to go for more Timberwolves coverage, check out Detroit Bad Boys for your Pistons coverage.

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Timberwolves Vs. Pistons Score Update: Minnesota Trails 20-17 After 1st Quarter

The Minnesota Timberwolves are off to a rough start against the reeling Detroit Pistons, as they trail 20-17 after one quarter of play at the Target Center in Minneapolis.

Looking for their second straight win following a 99-86 win over the Sacramento Kings on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Minnesota has struggled badly on the offensive end, making just 6-24 shots from the field.

The backcourt point guard duo of Ricky Rubio (0-4) and Luke Ridnour (0-2) has not made a shot, while Kevin Love leads the Timberwolves with 7 points and 6 rebounds.

Love has scored 30+ points in each of his last three games, and he has collected 10+ rebounds in ever single game. Not only that, but Love has been the leading rebounder, including both teams, in every single game so far this season. He also ranks sixth in SB Nation's most recent NBA MVP Power Rankings.

Canus Hoopis is the place to go for more Timberwolves coverage, check out Detroit Bad Boys for your Pistons coverage.

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Timberwolves Vs. Pistons: Minnesota Cap A Two Game Homestand Against Weakened Pistons

The Timberwolves can go two for two on this short homestand with a win over the Pistons tonight.

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