Timberwolves vs. Jazz Prediction
Are the Timberwolves a good bet to cover the spread tonight against the Jazz when the two teams clash at 9:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Jazz are 11-point home favorites versus the Timberwolves while the over/under currently sits at 197.5 points.
Minnesota is just 3-7 over its last 10 games and is 2-7-1 against the spread during that same span. The Timberwolves are also 35-43 at the betting window on the season, which includes a losing mark of 15-22 against the spread on the road this year.
Utah enters play tonight having split over its last 10 games and is 4-5-1 against the spread during that stretch. The Jazz also own a losing record at 35-40 at the betting window this season, but they're 19-18 against the number at home this year.
OUR PREDICTION: The Timberwolves are 6-2 against the spread in their last eight trips to Utah while the road team has covered in 13 of the last 18 meetings between these two teams. The Jazz, meanwhile, are just 7-20-1 against the spread in their last 28 games versus Western Conference opponents and are 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games versus Northwest foes.
FRIDAY NBA PREDICTION: MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES +11