Meanwhile, the Timberwolves are 3-1-1 ATS in their last five home games, 4-1 ATS in their last five games against a team with a winning record and 6-1 ATS in their last seven games overall.
The top-seeded Houston Rockets will look to find their offensive rhythm and head home with a 3-1 lead when they visit the eighth-seeded Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday as solid road favorites for Game 4 of their Western Conference first-round National Basketball Association playoff series. The Rockets own a 76-40 lead in the all-time regular season series and have won six straight meetings with four coming this season: that includes a 129-120 road win in the last matchup on March 18. Derrick Rose pitched in with 17 points on 8-of-16 shooting off the bench. Although, the Rockets have yet to play their best basketball in their first three postseason games.
Nigerian police recover stolen parliamentary mace
After the incident and the ensuing uproar, the senator was taken into police custody but was later released. Hours later a top police officer handed the mace over to Omolori, Clerk of the National Assembly.
The Rockets have scored an equal number of points as their opponents. Although, James Harden scored just 12 points and shot 2-for-18 from the field, including 1-for-10 from the 3-point line. Of the Timberwolves' 85 games, 46 have finished over the O/U total. Bet the Houston Rockets -5.5 over the Minnesota Timberwolves in game 4.
Clint Capela vs Karl-Anthony Towns - After his outstanding 24-point Game 1, Capela has been a less involved part of the Rockets offense over the past couple of games. Chris Paul chipped in 17 points, Eric Gordon added 15 off the bench, Ryan Anderson had 12 in his return to the rotation and Gerald Green had 10. Game 4 is Monday night.
Judge approves Younkers liquidation; stores to close by August 31
A bankruptcy court hearing is scheduled for Wednesday to approve the sale and liquidation details. A popular department store in Mid-Michigan will be closing its doors by the end of the summer.
In the regular season, Houston led the National Basketball Association in both first quarter points scored (30.0) and average margin after the first quarter (4.5).
The occasion was still plenty special, though, with the memory of late coach and executive Flip Saunders not far from the minds of the Target Center regulars, and the sellout crowd matched the moment to make the arena louder than it had been all season. Minnesota has seen the under go 5-0 in their last 5 when their opponent allows 100 points or more in their previous game, 5-1 in their last six against the Southwest Division and 5-1 in their last 6 games following a ATS win.
Amit Shah on 2-day tour of Karnataka from April 18
Winning 122 seats, nine more than the halfway mark (113), the Congress returned to power after a decade in the May 2013 elections. In addition, there are 36 Scheduled Caste candidates, 15 Muslims and two Christians apart from other caste groups.