Minnesota Timberwolves vs Milwaukee Bucks 2/23/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
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Minnesota Timberwolves vs Milwaukee Bucks 2/23/2021 – One of the best teams in the NBA Eastern Conference is about to host the worst team in the league right now. The Milwaukee Bucks are going to battle against the Minnesota Timberwolves this Tuesday, February 23. The Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin is going to be the venue as the game tips off at exactly 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time. NBC Sports Chicago is the official broadcast partner for this match while NBA League Pass will have the same feed put to their online live stream platform. The Minnesota Timberwolves are the huge underdogs by NBA Odds in this game against the Milwaukee Bucks.
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Milwaukee Bucks 2/23/2021
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Milwaukee Bucks 2/23/2021 Betting Odds
Minnesota Timberwolves Betting
The Minnesota Timberwolves are two games ahead of the Detroit Pistons as the worst team in the league right now. Even with the return of Karl-Anthony Towns, the team is still in a tight bind and has lost four straight heading to this game against the Milwaukee Bucks. Their most recent loss was by four points against the New York Knicks, 99-103. Towns led the team with 27 points, 15 rebounds and four assists. Ricky Rubio has been filling in for D’Angelo Russell who is out with an injury. The Spanish point guard finished with 18 points, six assists, one steal and three triples.
Players to watch: K. Towns C 11 GP 11 GS 32.7 MIN 22 PTS 3.1 OR 8.1 DR 11.2 REB 3.5 AST 0.9 STL 2 BLK 3 TO 3.5 PF 1.2 AST/TO 24.55 PER
M. Beasley SG 31 GP 30 GS 33 MIN 20.2 PTS 0.9 OR 4 DR 4.8 REB 2.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1.6 TO 1.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 16.02 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 16.54 PER.
Milwaukee Bucks Betting
The Milwaukee Bucks have managed to pick themselves up after losing three games. They are now on back-to-back wins after prevailing against the Oklahoma City Thunder and the latest was the Sacramento Kings. Giannis Antetokounmpo tallied 38 points, 18 rebounds, four assists while shooting 19-of-24 from the free-throw line. Kris Middleton followed up with 32 points, eight assists, six assists, and two blocks. Donte DiVincenzo has been stepping up for the Bucks as he contributed 16 points while Pat Connaughton and Brian Forbes combined for 22 points coming off the bench.
Players to Watch: G. Antetokounmpo PF 30 GP 30 GS 33.8 MIN 28.4 PTS 1.8 OR 10.1 DR 11.9 REB 5.9 AST 1.3 STL 1.3 BLK 3.8 TO 3.2 PF 1.6 AST/TO 28.33 PER
K. Middleton SF 31 GP 31 GS 33.2 MIN 20.5 PTS 0.8 OR 5.2 DR 6 REB 5.7 AST 1.1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 2.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 19.92 PER
J. Holiday PG 23 GP 23 GS 32.5 MIN 16.4 PTS 1.3 OR 3.5 DR 4.8 REB 5.4 AST 1.9 STL 0.6 BLK 1.6 TO 1.7 PF 3.4 AST/TO 20.02 PER.
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Milwaukee Bucks 2/23/2021 Betting Numbers
Minnesota are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Milwaukee are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
D’Angelo Russell PG Knee is out indefinitely
Jrue Holiday PG Quarantine is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Minnesota
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Milwaukee Bucks Betting Picks
It is just hard to see the Milwaukee Bucks losing to the Minnesota Timberwolves in this matchup top sportsbook has them winning this game favoring the Bucks winning by double-digits against the Timberwolves.
Moneyline: The Timberwolves on the ML is a wide +525 if they manage to pull a rabbit out of the hat. Bucks are -750.
ATS: 11 points is what separates both teams across the spread. Bucks are sitting on the -11 while the Timberwolves are at +11.
TOTALs: The given total for this matchup is pegged at 234 points. Bucks are the team under and the Timberwolves are over.
Score Prediction: 122 – 108, Bucks