The Timberwolves beat Dallas in an important game 123-122, in overtime. Dallas rallied in the fourth quarter to push the game into overtime, but the Wolves pulled it out.
It was a big win for the Wolves as they recorded their first road win of the season against a team that is currently in the playoff race.
Ricky Rubio had a triple-double in the game for the Wolves. He scored 22 points, dished out 15 assists and grabbed 10 rebounds. Wolves rookie Gorgui Deng had a double-double. He scored 10 points and grabbed 12 boards.
Dirk Nowitzki led the way for the Mavericks with 27 points.
Minnesota built an early lead outscoring the Mavericks 37-24 in the first quarter. They extended the lead to 22, but then quickly watched it evaporate before half time.
Trailing 122-121 in overtime, Love hit a jumper with :17 to play. Dallas had a chance to reclaim the lead but Nowitzki's jumper was no good and Corey Brewer grabbed the rebound and the Wolves earned the win.
The Wolves (34-32) play at Houston on Thursday.