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Sacramento Kings vs Minnesota Timberwolves 4/5/2021 NBA Odds and Picks

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Sacramento Kings vs Minnesota Timberwolves 4-5-2021 NBA Odds and Picks

Sacramento Kings vs Minnesota Timberwolves 4/5/2021 – The Sacramento Kings have lost their last three games and hope to turn things around when they face the Minnesota Timberwolves on the road. This game will be happening this Monday, April 5 at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Tip-off starts at exactly 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown live on Bally Sports North and NBC Sports. NBA League Pass will also have both feeds available for viewing through their online live stream platform. The Sacramento Kings are given a small edge by NBA betting lines in this road game against the league’s worst team Minnesota Timberwolves.

Sacramento Kings vs Minnesota Timberwolves 4/5/2021

When: April 5, 2021 7:00 PM ET
Where: Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota
TV: Bally Sports North | NBC Sports
Stream: NBA League Pass

Sacramento Kings vs Minnesota Timberwolves 4/5/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Sacramento Kings -2 (-111) 236.5 o (-115) -130
Minnesota Timberwolves +2 (-111) 236.5 u (-105) +110
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Sacramento Kings Betting

The Sacramento Kings are now the fourth-worst team in the NBA Western Conference standings at 22-28. They are just half a game behind the New Orleans Pelicans and this team is still in the hunt to get in the play-in tournament. This team is coming in this matchup on a three-game losing streak but they faced the Los Angeles Lakers and Milwaukee Bucks during their last two games. Against the Bucks, DeAaron Fox led the team with 27 points while Terrence Davis had 27 of his own while dropping seven three-pointers. Buddy Hield got in the action as well with 19 points and five triples.

Players to watch: D. Fox PG 49 GP 49 GS 34.7 MIN 24.5 PTS 0.5 OR 2.7 DR 3.2 REB 7.1 AST 1.4 STL 0.5 BLK 3.1 TO 2.9 PF 2.3 AST/TO 22.92 PER

B. Hield SG 50 GP 50 GS 34.6 MIN 16.5 PTS 0.4 OR 4.1 DR 4.5 REB 3.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 1.7 TO 2.6 PF 1.8 AST/TO 13.51 PER

H. Barnes SF 47 GP 47 GS 35.9 MIN 15.6 PTS 1.1 OR 5.5 DR 6.6 REB 3.6 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1.5 TO 1.3 PF 2.4 AST/TO 17.56 PER.

Minnesota Timberwolves Betting

The Minnesota Timberwolves are on back-to-back losses and lost four times in their last five games. They remain to be at the bottom pit of the entire NBA standings with their record now at 12-38. This team went up against the NBA Eastern Conference-best Philadelphia 76ers and lost by nine points, 113-122. Karl-Anthony Towns did his best to outlast rival center Joel Embiid with 39 points, 15 rebounds and five assists. Rookie Anthony Edwards continues to get comfortable in his role as the second-best scoring option for the Timberwolves with 27 points. Jaden McDaniels finished with 14 points and eight rebounds.

Players to Watch: K. Towns C 30 GP 30 GS 34.3 MIN 24.6 PTS 2.7 OR 8.3 DR 11 REB 4.3 AST 0.8 STL 1.5 BLK 3.2 TO 3.6 PF 1.4 AST/TO 26.5 PER

M. Beasley SG 37 GP 36 GS 32.8 MIN 19.6 PTS 0.8 OR 3.6 DR 4.4 REB 2.4 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1.6 TO 1.7 PF 1.5 AST/TO 16.89 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 18.54 PER.

Sacramento Kings vs Minnesota Timberwolves 4/5/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Sacramento Kings

Sacramento are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Sacramento’s last 7 games when playing on the road against Minnesota.
Sacramento are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Sacramento’s last 7 games against an opponent in the Northwest Division division.
Sacramento are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games played in April.

Minnesota Timberwolves

Minnesota are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Minnesota’s last 9 games.
Minnesota are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Minnesota are 3-10 SU in their last 13 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Minnesota’s last 7 games when playing at home against Sacramento.
Minnesota are 2-7 SU in their last 9 games this season.
Timberwolves are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Minnesota are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games against an opponent in the Pacific Division division.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota’s last 6 games played on a Monday.

Injuries

Sacramento Kings

Hassan Whiteside C Knee is “?” Monday vs Minnesota
Marvin Bagley III PF Hand is out indefinitely

Minnesota Timberwolves

Ricky Rubio PG Back is downgraded to doubtful Monday vs Sacramento
D’Angelo Russell PG Knee is out indefinitely
Malik Beasley SG Hamstring is downgraded to doubtful Monday vs Sacramento
Jaylen Nowell SG Tibia is doubtful Monday vs Sacramento

Head-to-Head
Sacramento Kings Minnesota Timberwolves
23-27-0 Against the Spread 22-27-1
29-21-0 Straight Up 25-25-0
115 Points per Game 109
119 Points Allowed per Game 117
48.32 Offensive FG% 43.99
74 Offensive FT% 76.88
36.43 Offensive 3PT% 34.59
48.93 Defensive FG% 48.01
79.71 Defensive FT% 78.88
39.3 Defensive 3PT% 38.91

Sacramento Kings vs Minnesota Timberwolves Betting Picks

Even with an All-Star center in Karl-Anthony Towns and having the home-court advantage, the Minnesota Timberwolves are very risky to bet on as forecasted in the online sportsbook. The Sacramento Kings have enough firepower from the outside and expect them to rain three points over the TImberwolves.

Moneyline: The ML handed to the Kings in this matchup is set at -130 while the Timberwolves are +110.

ATS: Only two points are in between both teams on the ATS with the Kings taking the -2 while the Timberwolves have +2.

TOTALs: The total handed to this game is 236.5 as the Timberwolves the team under and the Kings are over.

Score Prediction: 105 – 100, Kings