Oklahoma City Thunder vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/25/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/25/2020 – The streaking Oklahoma City Thunder just won their fourth game in a row and hopes to carry that momentum as they visit the Minnesota Timberwolves next in their schedule. The match will be held at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota on Saturday, January 25. TV rights are granted to Fox Sports North and they will air the game live at 8 pm Eastern Time. NBA League Pass will cover the game via online live streaming while SofaScore is another option. The T-Wolves are the slightly favored in this game as seen by NBA Teaser Online while the Thunder is expected to lose.
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/25/2020
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/25/2020 Betting Odds
Oklahoma City Thunder Betting
The Oklahoma City Thunder still played without Steven Adams but the next-man-up mentality of team prevailed as they secured a victory over the Atlanta Hawks via blowout. Danilo Gallinari was the top scorer for the team with 25 points, six rebounds, three assists and two steals while Shai Gilgeous-Alexander finished with 24 points, six assists, three rebounds and three blocks. Dennis Shroder came off the bench with 21 points, seven assists and three rebounds and Chris Paul had 18 points and six assists. Mike Muscala and Darius Bailey maximized garbage time as both combined for 25 points. The starers got some good rest at the end of the game which makes them prepared to come to Minnesota.
Players to watch: S. Gilgeous-Alexander SG 45 GP 45 GS 35.6 MIN 19.8 PTS 0.7 OR 5.3 DR 6 REB 3 AST 1.3 STL 0.5 BLK 1.9 TO 1.6 PF 1.6 AST/TO 17.97 PER
D. Gallinari PF 38 GP 38 GS 30.6 MIN 19 PTS 0.7 OR 5.1 DR 5.8 REB 2.2 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 1.4 TO 1.3 PF 1.6 AST/TO 19.74 PER
D. Schroder PG 44 GP 0 GS 31 MIN 18.6 PTS 0.3 OR 3.5 DR 3.8 REB 3.9 AST 0.6 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 2.2 PF 1.4 AST/TO 16.17 PER
Minnesota Timberwolves Betting
The Timberwolves came short against the Houston Rockets in their last game. Karl-Anthony Towns had a double-double with 30 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks while Andrew Wiggins contributed with 28 points, six rebounds and two assists. Josh Okogie was a starter and he did not disappoint with 17 points, four assists, three rebounds and three steals. Ryan Covington was the player with an off-night shooting 4-of-13 from the field to finish with 10 points and eight rebounds. Minnesota played the pace of the Rockets and they were outgunned. Against the Thunder, without Steven Adams in the paint, KAT should try to dominate inside on a weaker interior offense.
Players to Watch: K. Towns C 27 GP 27 GS 33.4 MIN 26.5 PTS 2.7 OR 8.2 DR 10.9 REB 4.3 AST 0.9 STL 1.1 BLK 3 TO 3.4 PF 1.4 AST/TO 27.97 PER
A. Wiggins SG 36 GP 36 GS 34.7 MIN 22.4 PTS 1.3 OR 3.9 DR 5.1 REB 3.7 AST 0.7 STL 0.9 BLK 2.5 TO 2.2 PF 1.5 AST/TO 16.59 PER
R. Covington PF 43 GP 42 GS 29.1 MIN 12.7 PTS 0.7 OR 5.2 DR 5.9 REB 1.2 AST 1.7 STL 0.9 BLK 1.5 TO 2.9 PF 0.8 AST/TO 13.93 PER
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Minnesota Timberwolves 1/25/2020 Betting Numbers
Oklahoma City Thunder
Oklahoma City are 13-3 ATS in their last 16 games.
Minnesota are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games.
Oklahoma City Thunder
Abdel Nader PF Ankle is “?” Saturday vs Minnesota
Jake Layman SF Toe is “?” Saturday vs Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City Thunder vs Minnesota Timberwolves Betting Picks
The T-Wolves suffered their eighth straight loss and even with KAT in the roster, there isn’t much light at the end of the tunnel and Online Sportsbook that it could end here. Thunder are proving that they are a legit playoff team on how the fight off their opponents with their resiliency.
Moneyline: Thunder owns an ML of -115 if they win over the Timberwolves. Meanwhile, Minnesota is at +101.
ATS: The T-Wolves are on a slight disadvantage and they will be the team with the +1 across the spread while Thunder are at -1.
TOTALs: 225 points on the total for this game with the Thunder going over while the Timberwolves are under.
Score Prediction: 114 – 111 Timberwolves