Clippers vs. Timberwolves - 11/29/15 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Minnesota Timberwolves (8-8) at Los Angeles Clippers (8-8)
NBA Basketball: Sunday, November 29, 2015 at 3:30 pm (STAPLES Center)
The Line: Los Angeles Clippers -9 -- Over/Under: 206 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSN, FSW2
The Minnesota Timberwolves and Los Angeles Clippers meet Sunday afternoon at the Staples Center.
The Minnesota Timberwolves look for their fourth straight win to get a game above a .500 record. The Minnesota Timberwolves are averaging 101.3 points on 44.7 percent shooting and allowing 101.1 points on 43.8 percent shooting. Andrew Wiggins is averaging 21.8 points and 1.9 assists while Zach LaVine is averaging 14.4 points and 3.6 assists. Karl-Anthony Towns is grabbing 9.4 rebounds and Andre Miller is dishing 3.4 assists. The Minnesota Timberwolves are shooting 32.2 percent from beyond the arc and 80.3 percent from the free throw line. The Timberwolves have won five of their last six games when allowing less than 100 points. The Minnesota Timberwolves have won six of their last eight road games. Nemanja Bjelica and Ricky Rubio are questionable.
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The Los Angeles Clippers need a win here after losing six of their last nine games. The Los Angeles Clippers are averaging 103.2 points on 46.6 percent shooting and allowing 102.8 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Blake Griffin is averaging 25.1 points and 8.6 rebounds while Chris Paul is averaging 17.3 points and 8.4 assists. DeAndre Jordan is grabbing 12.6 rebounds and Jamal Crawford is dishing two assists. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 32.1 percent from beyond the arc and 69.2 percent from the free throw line. The Clippers have allowed 100 or more points in seven of their last 12 games. The Los Angeles Clippers have split their last four home games.
The Timberwolves are 14-3 ATS in their last 17 road games and 11-5 ATS in their last 16 vs. NBA Pacific. The Clippers are 8-20 ATS in their last 28 home games and 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games overall. The Timberwolves are 3-7 ATS in the last 10 meetings.
The Clippers continue to play inconsistent ball and the Timberwolves continue to play their best ball on the road. Hard to ignore the value of the points here.