Clippers vs. Timberwolves - 2/3/16 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Minnesota Timberwolves (14-35) at Los Angeles Clippers (32-16)
NBA Basketball: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 10:30 pm (STAPLES Center)
The Line: Los Angeles Clippers -11 -- Over/Under: 208.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: ESPN, FSW2
The Minnesota Timberwolves and Los Angeles Clippers meet Wednesday at the Staples Center.
The Minnesota Timberwolves need a victory in order to snap a five-game losing streak. The Minnesota Timberwolves are averaging 99.4 points on 45.3 percent shooting and allowing 103.4 points on 46.4 percent shooting. Andrew Wiggins is averaging 20.4 points and 1.8 assists while Karl-Anthony Towns is averaging 16.6 points and 9.9 rebounds. Zach LaVine is dishing 3.1 assists and Gorgui Dieng is grabbing 6.7 rebounds. The Minnesota Timberwolves are shooting 32.2 percent from beyond the arc and 79.1 percent from the free throw line. The Timberwolves are allowing 34.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.1 rebounds per game. The Minnesota Timberwolves have lost 12 straight road games.
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The Los Angeles Clippers look to keep rolling after winning 10 of their last 13 games. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 104.3 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 100.3 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Chris Paul is averaging 18.8 points and 9.5 assists while J.J. Redick is averaging 16.3 points and 1.7 rebounds. Jamal Crawford is dishing 2.1 assists and DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 13.8 rebounds. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 36.4 percent from beyond the arc and 68.9 percent from the free throw line. The Clippers are allowing 34.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42.2 rebounds per game. The Los Angeles Clippers have won seven of their last eight home games.
The Timberwolves are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 0 days rest and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Clippers are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 Wednesday games and 2-5-1 ATS in their last 8 games playing on 2 days rest. The Timberwolves are 11-5 ATS in the last 16 meetings in Los Angeles.
The Timberwolves are just really stinking up the joint and will be no match for a Clippers team that's caught fire ever since Blake Griffin got hurt. Hard not to take the Clippers by double digits.