Skip to main content

Big night for Love leads Wolves over lowly Bucks

  • Author:
  • Updated:

Kevin Love posted his sixth straight double-double as the Minnesota Timberwolves defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 117-95 on Saturday night in Milwaukee.

The win gets the Wolves (15-15) back to five-hundred. The win also ended a three-game road losing streak for the Timberwolves, according to the Star Tribune.

Love finished with 33 points and 15 rebounds to help the the Wolves to their second victory in as many nights.

He wasn't the only member of the team to post a double-double though, Nikola Pekovic added 19 points and 11 rebounds on the night for Minnesota. His second double-double in as many nights.

The Wolves shot the ball well from behind the arc, knocking down 11 three's in the game, four of them from Love himself. Kevin Martin also hit four three's as he scored 20 points.

Khris Middleton led the Bucks with 23 points while Brandon Knight added 18.

Next Up

minnesota river

Fishermen find body floating in Minnesota River in Shakopee

The body was found upstream from Minnesota River Heritage Park.

Screen Shot 2022-06-25 at 11.01.17 AM

Woman breaks free after being kidnapped and taken to Brooklyn Park

The woman was taken by force as she arrived at her work in Plymouth.


How the fastest animal on the planet returned to MN after local extinction

The fastest animal on Earth had once vanished from Minnesota and Wisconsin.


St. Paul's new 'skate trail' brings non-traditional park to life

Gateway Park is the first of four parks to open in the Highland Bridge redevelopment.


80 mph winds, large hail possible with severe storms in MN

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for much of the state until 3 a.m. Saturday.


30 people evacuated as flooding hammers small town

It's assumed that at least eight inches of rain fell in Randall, with more heavy rain expected Friday night into Saturday morning.

Intersection in Rochester.

Boy dies in motorcycle crash in Rochester

Police are investigating as of Friday afternoon.

Tab2FileL (13)

Numerous severe storms likely in Minnesota Friday night

Watch the video for the full details with meteorologist Sven Sundgaard.

court room

Teen pleads guilty in shooting death of 15-year-old girl in Columbia Heights

Damico Jamal-Tokyo High will receive a sentence in juvenile court, along with an adult prison sentence.