Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Milwaukee Bucks
Monday, November 4, 2019 at 8:00 PM (Target Center)
Milwaukee Bucks -7.0 . Total 229.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Milwaukee Bucks hit the road for a matchup with the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Bucks are (4-20 on the season and are coming off 115-105 win over the Toronto Raptors. The Timberwolves are (4-1) on the season and enjoyed a win over the Washington Wizards last time out, 131-109.
The Bucks were leading 36-17 after the 1st quarter in the win over the Raptors. Milwaukee was led in scoring by Giannis Antetokounmpo with 36 points, while also pulling down 15 rebounds. Kris Middleton added 11 points and 7 assists in the win. The Bucks shot 46% from the floor, while going shooting a decent 80% from the foul line. The Bucks had an assist to turnover ratio of 30 to 11. The Bucks out scored the Raptors 50 to 30 inside the paint. The Bucks largest lead in the game was 26 points.
The Timberwolves saw 6 players finish in double figures in the win over the Wizards. The Timberwolves were led in scoring by Andrew Wiggins. Wiggins totaled 21 points and 6 assists in the game. Robert Covington was 7 of 10 shooting, and 3 of 5 from 3 point range. Covington netted 20 points and pulled down 4 rebounds. Minnesota shot a blistering 54% from the floor and 43% from 3 point range. Defensively, the Timberwolves had 9 steals and blocked 10 shots.
Recent Betting Trends:
Bucks are 12-3-2 ATS in their last 17 Monday games.
Bucks are 20-9 ATS in their last 29 road games.
The under is 3-0-1 in thelast 4 Bucks road games.
Timberwolves are 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
Timberwolves are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 Monday games.
The over is 4-1 in the Timberwolves last 5 home games.
When these two teams face off in Minnesota, the under is 8-1 in the last 9 meetings. The one area to watch will be the inside game for Milwaukee in this matchup. Minnesota will be without Karl-Anthony Towns for this game, as he finishes serving his suspension after the brawl with Joel Embiid. While I think the Bucks win because of the Town suspension, the Timberwolves do just enough to keep the game close and end up covering the spread. Final score prediction, Bucks win and the Timberwolves cover, 115-111.