The Minnesota Timberwolves' never led against the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night in a 116-100 loss. The Spurs have now won their last 15 games at home against the Timberwolves and the Timberwolves have lost six of their last eight.
The Spurs were up by as many as 23 in the game and outrebounded the Timberwolves by 15, 56-41. San Antonio doubled up Minnesota on fast break points, 24-12, and benefitted from seven extra shots.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have defeated the Spurs in two straight match ups, but they trail San Antonio on Wednesday night by nine, 56-47.
Minnesota shot 27-percent in the first half, which is a big reason why they found themselves down double-digits for much of the first half. San Antonio did not shoot much better, hitting only 40-percent of their shots, but they did have 10 extra shot attempts.
Kevin Love led the Timberwolves with 12 points and nine rebounds, but was just 3-for-10 shooting. Tim Duncan was the leader for the Spurs with a first half double-double -- he had 13 points and 11 rebounds.