Golden State Warriors vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/16/2022 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Golden State Warriors vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/16/2022 – The Minnesota Timberwolves have been struggling to win in the past couple of games and will try to avoid getting into a losing streak. They will have their hands full when they take on the Golden State Warriors this Sunday, January 16. The game begins at exactly 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time and the television broadcast can be seen through Bally Sports North. NBA League Pass subscribers can watch the game through an online live stream. The Golden State Warriors are forecasted in NBA betting spreads to prolong the suffering of the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Golden State Warriors vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/16/2022
Golden State Warriors vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/16/2022 Betting Odds
Golden State Warriors Betting
The Golden State Warriors after losing back-to-back games against the Memphis Grizzlies and Milwaukee Bucks on the road managed to pick up a victory over the NBA Eastern Conference leaders Chicago Bulls by a wide margin of 42 points, 138-96. That victory helped them go up to a record of 31-11 but they are still 1.5 games away from the league-leading Phoenix Suns. It was a total team effort against the Bulls with rookie Jonathan Kuminga leading the charge from the bench with 25 points. Jordan Poole and Andrew Wiggins had 22 and 21 points respectively while Steph Curry had 19 points in 27 minutes.
Players to watch: S. Curry PG 39 GP 39 GS 34.5 MIN 26.3 PTS 0.6 OR 4.8 DR 5.4 REB 6 AST 1.4 STL 0.5 BLK 3.4 TO 2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 22.10 PER
A. Wiggins SF 38 GP 38 GS 31.4 MIN 18.6 PTS 1.1 OR 3.2 DR 4.3 REB 1.9 AST 0.9 STL 0.6 BLK 1.6 TO 1.8 PF 1.2 AST/TO 17.29 PER
J. Poole SG 36 GP 30 GS 29.4 MIN 17.1 PTS 0.2 OR 2.8 DR 3 REB 3.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 2.4 TO 2.7 PF 1.4 AST/TO 14.53 PER.
Minnesota Timberwolves Betting
After winning four consecutive games, the Minnesota Timberwolves are slipping again, losing back-to-back games against the New Orleans Pelicans and Memphis Grizzlies. They are currently 9th in the NBA Western Conference standings with a record of 20-22 and they need a win to get over the Los Angeles Clippers. During their game against the Grizzlies, Anthony Edwards led the team in scoring with 30 points and he also sank five three-pointers. DeAngelo Russell was not far behind with 29 points and six assists while Karl-Anthony Towns tallied a near double-double of 25 points and nine boards.
Players to Watch: K. Towns C 35 GP 35 GS 34.7 MIN 24.6 PTS 2.9 OR 6.3 DR 9.3 REB 3.7 AST 1.1 STL 1.2 BLK 3.5 TO 3.7 PF 1 AST/TO 23.66 PER
A. Edwards SF 36 GP 36 GS 35.5 MIN 22.6 PTS 1.1 OR 4.3 DR 5.4 REB 3.7 AST 1.6 STL 0.7 BLK 3.2 TO 2.4 PF 1.2 AST/TO 17.20 PER
D. Russell PG 32 GP 32 GS 33 MIN 19 PTS 0.4 OR 3.3 DR 3.7 REB 7 AST 0.9 STL 0.5 BLK 2.6 TO 2.2 PF 2.7 AST/TO 16.70 PER.
Golden State Warriors vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/16/2022 Betting Numbers
Golden State Warriors
Golden State are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Minnesota are 11-5 ATS in their last 16 games.
Golden State Warriors
Stephen Curry PG Hand is OUT Sunday vs Minnesota
Jordan McLaughlin PG Quarantine is OUT Sunday vs Golden State
Golden State Warriors vs Minnesota Timberwolves Betting Picks
The Golden State Warriors are one tough customer to have even if the Minnesota Timberwolves are having the home-court advantage and it is seen in the top online sportsbook. The total and the spread should go over.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Warriors for this game is +160 while the Timberwolves are -200 at home.
ATS: The ATS for this matchup is three points with the Warriors getting the -3 while the Timberwolves are on the other side with +3.
TOTALs: 225 is the total set for both teams to reach, with the Timberwolves going under and the Warriors over.
Score Prediction: 115 – 110, Warriors