Kings vs. Timberwolves Prediction
Are the Timberwolves laying too many points tonight against the Kings at 8:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Timberwolves are now 12-point home favorites versus the Kings after opening as an 11-point favorite. As for the total, the number hit the board at 210.5 but has dropped to 209.
Sacramento has dropped six of its last 10 games and is just 5-5 against the spread during that stretch. The Kings are 37-36 against the number on the year and are 19-18 against the spread on the road this year.
Minnesota has last seven of its last 10 games on the hardwood and at the betting window. The Timberwolves are 35-39 at the betting window on the season but own a winning record against the spread at home at 20-18.
OUR PREDICTION: The Timberwolves have dropped six of their last eight games overall, are 2-6 against the number in their last eight games after scoring 100 points or more in their previous game and are 1-4 at the betting window in their last five conference games. They're also 1-5 against the spread in their last six games versus an opponent with a losing record and are just 2-6 ATS in their last eight games after allowing 100 points or more in their previous game.
SATURDAY NBA PREDICTION: SACRAMENTO KINGS +12