Can Suns keep pace with T'Wolves?
The Minnesota Timberwolves can score, but will they score enough tonight when they host the Phoenix Suns at 8PM ET?
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Timberwolves are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -6 points against the Suns. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 218 points.
Minnesota is 24-49 overall, 12-24 at home and 35-37-1 against the spread. Phoenix is 20-53 overall, 7-29 on the road and 30-43 against the spread. The T’Wolves have hit the over in 41 of 73 games while Phoenix is 37-35-1 with the under. The home team has won and covered the spread in all three meetings this season. The Suns have covered in three of their last four against Minnesota and the two have hit the under in four straight meetings.
Phoenix has been getting beat up lately, but they aren’t exactly lightning the world on fire on offense. Minnesota can score, having put up triple digits in six of its last seven games. However, the issue is Phoenix getting enough points to hit the total. The Suns have hit the under in 6 of their last 7 games and in four straight against a losing team. Minnesota has hit the under in 5 of its last 7 conference games. With the total as high as it is, look for the under to hit tonight as well
MONDAY’S NBA FREE PICK: SUNS/TIMBERWOLVES UNDER 218