Warriors vs. Timberwolves Prediction
Even though they’re a double-digit road favorite tonight in Minnesota, will Steph Curry and the Warriors muster enough points to cover against the Timberwolves?
After opening as an 11-point favorite, Golden State is now -12.5 to beat Minnesota according to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI. As for the total, the number jumped from 230.5 all the way up to 233.
Even though they lost to the Spurs in their last game, the Warriors have still managed to win eight of 10 and covered the spread in six of those games. The Timberwolves are heading in the opposite direction, losing seven of 10 and going 5-5 against the spread during that 10-game stretch.
The Warriors have been solid at the betting window coming off losses this season. They’re 5-2 against the number in their last seven games coming off a loss and are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games coming off an ATS loss. They’re also a near-perfect 6-0-1 against the spread in their last seven games when playing on one day of rest.
On the other side, the T-Wolves are just 12-28-1 against the spread in their last 41 home games and have failed to cover the number in 15 of their last 22 games versus the Warriors. Golden State is 10-3 at the betting window in its last 13 trips to Minnesota as well.
MONDAY NBA FREE PICK: GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS -12.5