Minnesota Timberwolves vs Portland Trail Blazers 12/21/19 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Portland Trail Blazers 12/21/19 – Saturday night’s last NBA game will take place at Moda Center in Portland, Oregon where Minnesota Timberwolves will take on Portland Trail Blazers in a Western Conference match. Minnesota is sitting at the 12th spot in the Western Conference play with a 10-16 overall record. The Timberwolves have won just four of their 17 conference games. Portland Trail Blazers are holding a record of 12-16 and they are 8-11 in conference play. The NBA moneyline is out as these two teams clash in an interesting game.
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Portland Trail Blazers 12/21/19
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Portland Trail Blazers 12/21/19 Betting Odds
Minnesota Timberwolves Betting
Minnesota Timberwolves basketball team is probably not as good as their baseball team since they are struggling to make ends meet. The Timberwolves lost their last game against New Orleans Pelicans and they were forced to settle with a final score of 107-99. The Timberwolves seem to have trouble with their defensive unit and they must improve their scoring strategy if they need to get past Portland Trail Blazers.
Players to watch: A. Wiggins SF (22 GP 22 GS 35.3 MIN 25.1 PTS 1.3 OR 3.9 DR 5.2 REB 3.1 AST 0.8 STL 1.1 BLK 2.1 TO 2.5 PF 1.5 AST/TO 19.47 PER)
Portland Trail Blazers Betting
Portland Trail Blazers climbed up to the 8th spot, but they are still one game behind Oklahoma City Thunder and are five games behind Utah Jazz. The Trail Blazers have a lot to catch up in this conference play and they could make use of Minnesota in this game. In their last game, Portland managed to defeat Golden State Warriors with a final score of 122-122. The bright spot for Portland seems to be Damian Lillard with an average of close to 27 plus points per game.
Players to watch: D. Lillard PG (26 GP 26 GS 36.7 MIN 26.5 PTS 0.5 OR 3.8 DR 4.3 REB 7.6 AST 1 STL 0.4 BLK 2.9 TO 2 PF 2.6 AST/TO 24.46 PER)
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Portland Trail Blazers 12/21/19 Betting Numbers
Minnesota are 1-8 ATS in their last 9 games.
Portland Trail Blazers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Portland’s last 6 games.
Karl-Anthony Towns C Knee is “?” Saturday vs Portland
Portland Trail Blazers
Carmelo Anthony SF Knee left last game, is “?” Saturday vs Minnesota
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Portland Trail Blazers Betting Picks
Minnesota Timberwolves are too weak for Portland in this game. The Blazers have all the NBA betting lines explained and they will triumph in this game. Minnesota is struggling to get past some of the weak teams in their conference.
Moneyline: Minnesota holds a moneyline of +255 and Portland holds a moneyline of -315.
ATS: Minnesota has an ATS of +7 and Portland has an ATS of -7.
TOTALs: The Timberwolves will go over 231.5 with their total and the Blazers will go under 231.5 with their total.
Score Prediction: 115 – 106 Portland