Thunder vs. T-Wolves Prediction
Will the Minnesota Timberwolves stay hot and cash again for bettors tonight when they host the Oklahoma City Thunder at 8:00 p.m. ET?
WHO ODDSMAKERS LIKE: Minnesota. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Timberwolves are 4.5-point home favorites versus to the Thunder, who opened as 3-point road underdogs. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 210.5 but has been bet up to 212.
WHO PUBLIC BETTORS LIKE: Minnesota. As of this writing, the Timberwolves are receiving 70% of the betting tickets to cover the spread tonight and 78% of the money is also on Minnesota.
INJURY REPORT: Only Andre Roberson (knee, out) is listed on the Thunder’s injury report and only Jeff Teague (knee, questionable) is listed on the Timberwolves’ injury report.
WHO WE LIKE: Minnesota. The Thunder is 1-4 against the spread in their last five games in Minnesota and have failed to cover in four of their last five games versus the Timberwolves overall. Oklahoma City is also 2-10 against the spread in its last 12 games versus Northwest opponents, is 2-7 against the number in its last nine games coming off a loss, and is 1-4 at the betting window in its last five games coming off a loss of more than 10 points.
The Timberwolves are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games versus Western Conference opponents, are 4-1 against the number in their last five games when their opponent scores 100 points or more in their previous game and have cashed in five of their last seven games versus Northwest opponents.
WEDNESDAY NBA PREDICTION: MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES -4.5