NBA: Minnesota 117, Denver 100

March 25, 2012 at 6:52 PM

MINNEAPOLIS, March 25 (UPI) -- Kevin Love's 30 points and 21 rebounds Sunday keyed the Minnesota Timberwolves' 117-100 victory over Denver.

Love, coming off a franchise-record, 51-point performance in Minnesota's double-overtime loss to Oklahoma City Friday, went 11-of-19 from the field.

Luke Ridnour added 25 points with six assists, while Wayne Ellington added 17 points for the Timberwolves, who broke a seven-game skid against the Nuggets.

Michael Beasley (11 points), Martell Webster and Anthony Tolliver (10 apiece) also reached double figures for the victors.

Denver saw its eight-game winning streak in Minneapolis snapped despite 17 points from Kenneth Faried.

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