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Minnesota Timberwolves vs Memphis Grizzlies 04/19/2022 Game Analysis, Tips and Betting Forecast
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Minnesota Timberwolves vs Memphis Grizzlies 04/19/2022 – The Minnesota Timberwolves proved that they can be a threat in this series after pulling an upset win in Game 1 against the Memphis Grizzlies. This NBA Western Conference playoff matchup resumes for Game 2 this coming Tuesday, April 19. The FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee will serve as the battleground for both teams as the live television broadcast by NBA TV begins at 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time. NBA League Pass subscribers can enjoy the game through an online live stream. According to NBA betting lines, the Memphis Grizzlies will be evening out the series at 1-all against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Memphis Grizzlies 04/19/2022
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Memphis Grizzlies 04/19/2022 Betting Odds
Minnesota Timberwolves Betting
The Minnesota Timberwolves after getting hyped up getting out of the play-in tournament carried the momentum to Game 1 and defeated the Memphis Grizzlies by a wide margin of 13 points. Anthony Edwards shined on his playoff debut tallying 36 points, six assists and four three-pointers to lead the team. Malik Beasley came off the bench doing 23 points while Karl-Anthony Towns did his part providing the Timberwolves with 29 points, 13 rebounds, and three assists. Pat Beverly and D’Angelo Russell shared point guard minutes to combine for 20 points, 15 assists, and 10 rebounds.
Players to watch: Anthony Edwards SF 1 GP 1 GS 40 MIN 36 PTS 0 OR 2 DR 2 REB 6 AST 1 STL 2 BLK 2 TO 5 PF 3 AST/TO 22.16 PER
Karl-Anthony Towns C 1 GP 1 GS 43 MIN 29 PTS 4 OR 9 DR 13 REB 3 AST 0 STL 1 BLK 3 TO 3 PF 1 AST/TO 18.87 PER
Malik Beasley SG 1 GP 0 GS 30 MIN 23 PTS 1 OR 4 DR 5 REB 2 AST 0 STL 0 BLK 1 TO 5 PF 2 AST/TO 17.45 PER
Memphis Grizzlies Betting
The Memphis Grizzlies got a rude awakening on how playoff basketball is after a tough Game 1 loss. The team got outgunned by the Timberwolves and they needed more defensive stops to keep the game close. Ja Morant had 32 points, eight assists and four rebounds in his postseason debut while Dillon Brooks was not far behind tallying 24 points. Desmond Bane also performed well with 17 pints while Jaren Jackson Jr. did with a dozen points. Steven Adams had a subpar game laying a goose egg but Brandon Clarke coming off the bench tried to fill in the slack doing 13 points and 12 boards.
Players to Watch: Ja Morant PG 1 GP 1 GS 35 MIN 32 PTS 1 OR 3 DR 4 REB 8 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 3 TO 2 PF 2.7 AST/TO 22.26 PER
Dillon Brooks SF 1 GP 1 GS 35 MIN 24 PTS 0 OR 1 DR 1 REB 1 AST 0 STL 0 BLK 3 TO 5 PF 0.3 AST/TO 9.90 PER
Desmond Bane SG 1 GP 1 GS 33 MIN 17 PTS 0 OR 3 DR 3 REB 1 AST 0 STL 1 BLK 1 TO 0 PF 1 AST/TO 9.09 PER
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Memphis Grizzlies 04/19/2022 Betting Numbers
Minnesota are 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Memphis’ last 6 games.
T. Prince SF Knee is “?” Tuesday vs Memphis
K. Tillie C Back is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Minnesota
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Memphis Grizzlies Betting Picks
This is going to be an exciting game as predicted and Game 2 should ramp it up. Memphis Grizzlies should wake up from the loss and the top online sportsbook sees them with a strong comeback against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Grizzlies at home is +250 while the Timberwolves are +250 if they make it two in a row.
ATS: Seven points are on the ATS between both teams with the Grizzlies getting the -7 while the Timberwolves are +7.
TOTALs: The total pegged for this matchup is at 241.5 points with the Timberwolves going over while the Grizzlies over.
Score Prediction: 126-122, Grizzlies win.