Looking to end their five-game losing streak at the FedEx Forum, the Minnesota Timberwolves are hanging in there against the Memphis Grizzlies through 24 minutes, trailing by just three at the half, 44-41.
The Timberwolves are shooting a poor 39-percent through the first half (the starters are 11-for-30), but second chances and nine Grizzlies' turnovers have helped Minnesota keep the game relatively close despite the Grizzlies shooting close to 50-percent for most of the first half (they finished at 45-percent).
Kevin Love leads the Timberwolves with 11 points on 4-for-9 shooting and five rebounds. Martell Webster has seven points and six rebounds in a quarter of action.
Rudy Gay leads the Grizz with 12 points. They've received eight points and seven rebounds from Dante Cunningham.