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Rockets Vs. Timberwolves Score: Houston Takes 54-47 Lead Into Halftime

The Houston Rockets are looking for their seventh straight win and are leading the Minnesota Timberwolves 54-47 at the half despite a big first half from Minnesota's Kevin Love.

Kevin Martin continued his recent good play by scoring 21 points in the first half on 7-12 shooting. Luis Scola chipped in 13 points while Kyle Lowry added nine. Lowry also finished the half with six rebounds and seven assists. Samuel Dalembert only scored two points in the first half but was solid on the boards with nine.

Kevin Love was the only Timberwolves player in double figures during the first half and finished with 19 points and seven rebounds. Anthony Randolph and Derrick Williams each finished with seven. Ricky Rubio added four points and seven assists in the first half.

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