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Published October 13 2012

Shved's 3-pointers help Wolves beat Bulls

MINNEAPOLIS – Alexey Shved made two 3-pointers and scored 12 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter in the Minnesota Timberwolves’ 82-75 exhibition victory over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night.

Nikola Pekovic had 16 points and 17 rebounds, and Brandon Roy added 13 points in his comeback attempt.

Chicago 20 20 20 15 – 75

Minnesota 19 18 21 24 – 82

CHICAGO (75): Butler 2-4 4-8 9, Boozer 2-7 1-2 5, Noah 6-10 2-4 14, Hinrich 4-11 5-8 15, Belinelli 3-7 1-1 7, Gibson 1-5 2-3 4, Mohammed 3-8 4-5 10, Jaric 0-1 0-0 0, Robinson 3-11 3-3 9, Radmanovic 0-3 0-0 0, Teague 0-0 0-0 0, Emmett 1-1 0-1 2. Totals 25-68 22-35 75.

MINNESOTA (82): Budinger 2-11 1-2 6, Cunningham 3-6 3-4 9, Pekovic 5-9 6-11 16, Ridnour 2-4 1-1 5, Roy 3-7 6-10 13, Amundson 2-8 1-4 5, Barea 1-7 7-7 9, Shved 4-7 5-6 15, Williams 0-8 2-4 2, Stiemsma 0-0 2-2 2. Totals 22-67 34-51 82.

3-Point Goals - Chicago 3-13 (Hinrich 2-3, Butler 1-2, Radmanovic 0-1, Belinelli 0-1, Jaric 0-1, Robinson 0-5), Minnesota 4-16 (Shved 2-3, Roy 1-1, Budinger 1-5, Ridnour 0-2, Williams 0-2, Barea 0-3). Fouled Out - Gibson. Rebounds - Chicago 55 (Noah 13), Minnesota 63 (Pekovic 17). Assists - Chicago 10 (Hinrich, Butler 3), Minnesota 11 (Roy 4). Total Fouls - Chicago 39, Minnesota 30. Technicals - Chicago defensive three second, Stiemsma. A - 12,251 (19,356).