Bucks Edge Timberwolves 98-95
The Timberwolves lost 98-95 at Milwaukee Tuesday night to fall to 0-2 on the season. Minnesota trailed by more than 20 points but Kevin Love’s missed 3-point shot at the buzzer would have forced overtime. Love led the Wolves with 31 points and 20 rebounds and Luke Ridnour added 17 points.
Ricky Rubio had 6 points and 4 assists in 27 minutes for Minnesota. J.J. Barea had 9 points but left the game early with a hamstring injury. The Wolves committed 25 turnovers. Wolves head coach Rick Adelman did not attend the game and instead attended the funeral of his mother-in-law. Terry Porter filled in as head coach. The Wolves host Miami at 7pm Friday night, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 6:30.