The Timberwolves managed to do something they had only done one time in their previous 15 games. They walked out of Quicken Loans arena with a 100-92 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Luke Ridnour was the story scoring 13 of his team high 21 points in the fourth quarter. Ricky Rubio added 13 points and 10 assists and Nikola Pekovic scored 16 points and pulled down 10 rebounds.
The Wolves pulled together defensively holding the Cavs to 19 points in the second and third quarters in taking control of the game. Cleveland tied the game at the three minute mark of the fourth quarter, but the Wolves went on a 12-5 run to pull away.
The Wolves return home for a Wednesday night contest against Utah.