Originally written December 01, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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MINNEAPOLIS -- Even a sick Kevin Love is hard to stop. An ailing Love and Nikola Pekovic combined for 29 points and 30 rebounds, helping the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 95-85 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night at Target Center. Love scored 15 points and grabbed 14 rebounds while Pekovic added 14 points and 16 rebounds for the Wolves (7-8). Love seemed to avoid the paint, but managed to post his sixth double-double in as many games while playing 32 minutes -- below his average of 36.8 a game. "I thought it was a really solid win," Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman said. "We really defended well all night long. Even when they had their run in the third quarter, we defended well enough to keep the lead and then made some plays in the fourth quarter." Monta Ellis and Brandon Jennings led the Bucks (7-7) with 18 points apiece. "We had our issues, but overall we came out in the third quarter and we had a bunch of looks," Bucks coach Sco...
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