Minnesota Timberwolves vs Charlotte Hornets 2/12/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Charlotte Hornets 2/12/2021 – The Minnesota Timberwolves will take the road in this game to square-off against Charlotte Hornets from Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. Minnesota is currently the worst team in the Western Conference with a poor record. The Timberwolves are sitting at the last spot and are six games behind the Oklahoma City Thunder. Charlotte Hornets secured the seventh position in the Eastern Conference play and they are trailing the Raptors in the sixth spot. The Hornets have a long way to go as their competition is way too tough. The best NBA odds are already out for this interesting non-conference game.
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Charlotte Hornets 2/12/2021
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Charlotte Hornets 2/12/2021 Betting Odds
Minnesota Timberwolves Betting
The Minnesota Timberwolves dropped 19 of their games and won just six this season. The Timberwolves are way behind the .500 mark and they are struggling to get past even weak opponents. The Timberwolves will enter this game riding a three-game losing streak. In their last game, they lost against the LA Clippers with a final score of 119-112. Minnesota converted 41 of their 95 field goal attempts, but were worse from the three-point radar. Naz Reid tossed in 23 points in their defeat while Malik Beasley scored 21 with five boards.
Players to watch: K. Towns C 5 GP 5 GS 32.6 MIN 21.2 PTS 3.6 OR 8.4 DR 12 REB 4 AST 0.6 STL 2.2 BLK 2.6 TO 2.8 PF 1.5 AST/TO 24.79 PER
M. Beasley SG 25 GP 25 GS 32 MIN 20.6 PTS 1 OR 4.2 DR 5.2 REB 2.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1.5 TO 1.6 PF 1.7 AST/TO 17.36 PER
D. Russell PG 20 GP 19 GS 29.2 MIN 19.3 PTS 0.5 OR 2.2 DR 2.6 REB 5.1 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 2.7 TO 2 PF 1.9 AST/TO 16.72 PER.
Charlotte Hornets Betting
Charlotte Hornets are holding a 12-14 record on the season and are two games behind the .500 mark. The Hornets lost their fifth spot to Toronto Raptors after dropping a few games. In their last outing, they lost against Memphis Grizzlies with a final score of 130-114. The Hornets managed to convert 45 of their 82 field goal attempts and were strong from the three-point radar. Charlotte shot at 48.3 percent, but were still unable to get past the Grizzlies. Terry Rozier tossed in 34 points for his team in a losing effort.
Players to watch: G. Hayward SF 25 GP 25 GS 35.4 MIN 22.6 PTS 0.8 OR 4.6 DR 5.4 REB 3.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.4 BLK 2.1 TO 1.9 PF 1.8 AST/TO 19.41 PER
T. Rozier SG 24 GP 24 GS 32.7 MIN 19.2 PTS 0.5 OR 3.3 DR 3.8 REB 3 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 1.5 TO 2 PF 1.9 AST/TO 17.58 PER
D. Graham PG 23 GP 23 GS 33.6 MIN 14.3 PTS 0.6 OR 2.4 DR 3 REB 5.9 AST 1.1 STL 0 BLK 1.4 TO 1.6 PF 4.2 AST/TO 12.76 PER.
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Charlotte Hornets 2/12/2021 Betting Numbers
Minnesota are 6-0-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Charlotte’s last 14 games.
D’Angelo Russell PG Quad is OUT Friday vs Charlotte
Devonte’ Graham PG Groin is “?” Friday vs Minnesota
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Charlotte Hornets Betting Picks
Based on the recent NBA betting trends the odds are in favor of Charlotte to win this game and cover the spread. The Hornets have defeated some of the big teams and the Timberwolves are the least of their concern at present.
Moneyline: The ML that is set for the Timberwolves is +100 and the ML set for the Hornets is -120.
ATS: A spread of +2.5 (-110) is out for the Timberwolves and a spread of -2.5 (-110) is set for the Hornets.
TOTALs: The total will go over 221.5 (-110) for the losing team and the same will go under for the winning team.
Score Prediction: 117 – 110 Hornets