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Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio (9) dribbles during the third quarter against the Orlando Magic at Target Center. The Timberwolves defeated the Magic 120-115 in overtime. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

After Love's 3 forces OT, Wolves edge Magic

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MINNEAPOLIS -- For the Minnesota Timberwolves, the season opener was a little bit old, a little bit new.


Battling both the pesky Orlando Magic and their own second-half offensive slump, the Wolves got a late 3-pointer from Kevin Love to force overtime, then seven points from newcomer Kevin Martin in the extra session to seal a 120-115 victory Wednesday night.

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