Washington Wizards vs Minnesota Timberwolves 11/15/2019 NBA Odds and Picks
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Washington Wizards vs Minnesota Timberwolves 11/15/2019 – The Minnesota Timberwolves (7-4) will look to continue their fantastic start in the season, as Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins eye their team’s third straight win against the hapless Washington Wizards (2-7). Wiggins’ remarkable play as of late is steadily elevating the Timberwolves status as a casual NBA Moneyline favorite and NBA future darkhorse.
Washington Wizards vs Minnesota Timberwolves 11/15/2019
Washington Wizards vs Minnesota Timberwolves 11/15/2019 Betting Odds
Washington Wizards Betting
Through the first three weeks, the Wizards have built notoriety for being an entertaining run-and-gun squad with a lack or absence of defense. Washington is one of the bottom-feeders in terms of defensive efficiency (115.4 ratings), but one of the fastest in the league at 104 possession in 48 minutes. Bradley Beal has been a one-man show for the Wiz without injured point guard John Wall.
Players to Watch: Bradley Beal (28.1 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 4.8 APG), Thomas Bryant (14.7 PPG, 9.3 RPG, 2.3 APG), Rui Hachimura (14.4 PPG, 5.9 RPG, 1.6 APG)
Minnesota Timberwolves Betting
The Minnesota Timberwolves are playing like a different team this season, boasting a top-6 offense (117.2 points allowed per game) and defense (116.2) in the entire league. Advanced metrics also showed Minnesota as one of the elite teams in three-point shooting percentage at 42 percent true shooting. Wiggins recorded at least 25 points and 5 assists in the last five straight games to the delight of Wolves’ fans.
Players to Watch: Andrew Wiggins (25.9 PPG, 5.1 RPG, 3.6 APG), Karl-Anthony Towns (25.8 PPG, 12.0 RPG, 4.2 APG), Jeff Teague (13.9 PPG, 2.1 RPG, 6.3 APG)
Washington Wizards vs Minnesota Timberwolves 11/15/2019 Betting Numbers
Washington are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Minnesota’s last 7 games.
Ian Mahinmi C Achilles is out indefinitely
Shabazz Napier PG Hamstring is out indefinitely
Washington Wizards vs Minnesota Timberwolves Betting Picks
This is the second and final regular-season meeting between these teams after Minnesota scored a resounding 131-109 win on November 2. In that game, the Wolves shot a staggering 54.3 FG% and limited the Wizards to just 38.8 FG%. Find the best NBA bets, whether that be NBA Moneyline and NBA parlay betting, at Betnow.
Moneyline: The Wolves are 3-2 at the Target Center and 4-1 as favorites.
ATS: The Wolves will overcome a 7-point handicap and improve their ATS record 7-4-1, thanks to the hot-shooting of Wiggins and Towns.
TOTALs: This game will go OVER the total, which opened at 234 points. The Timberwolves scored 120 and 129 points in their last two games. The Wizards, on the other hand, scored 133 points in a shootout with Boston last Wednesday.
Score Prediction: 126-118 Timberwolves