The Sacramento Kings and Minnesota Timberwolves meet Monday in NBA action at the Target Center. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Sacramento Kings Betting Preview
The Sacramento Kings are averaging 119.5 points on 49.4 percent shooting and allowing 116.6 points on 48.9 percent shooting. De’Aaron Fox is averaging 23.9 points and 4.3 rebounds, while Domantas Sabonis is averaging 18.5 points and 12.4 rebounds. Kevin Huerter is the third double-digit scorer and Harrison Barnes is grabbing 4.8 rebounds. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 37 percent from beyond the arc and 79.4 percent from the free throw line. The Sacramento Kings are allowing 36.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 42 rebounds per game.
The Minnesota Timberwolves Betting Preview
The Minnesota Timberwolves are averaging 115.2 points on 49.3 percent shooting and allowing 115 points on 46.6 percent shooting. Anthony Edwards is averaging 24.7 points and 6.1 rebounds, while Karl-Anthony Towns is averaging 20.8 points and 5.3 assists. D’Angelo Russell is the third double-digit scorer and Rudy Gobert is grabbing 11.7 rebounds. The Minnesota Timberwolves are shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 77.7 percent from the free throw line. The Minnesota Timberwolves are allowing 36.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.1 rebounds per game.
Kings vs Timberwolves Trends
The Kings are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games and 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Timberwolves are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games and 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The under is 5-1 in Kings last 6 overall. The under is 4-1 in Timberwolves last 5 overall. The Kings are 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Minnesota and 1-5-1 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Minnesota Timberwolves just beat the Kings on Saturday, and they've won 5 of the last 7 meetings against them overall. The Timberwolves are quietly playing good ball over the last week, and they play their best ball at home, where they win by an average of 2.4 points. Given how the meeting just went and the history, give me the Timberwolves in this toss up.