Minnesota v Golden State: prediction for the NBA match
Golden State secured three wins in a row prior to the game against Minnesota. Will the Warriors extend their winning streak in a game against the Timberwolves? The answer is in our prediction.
Timberwolves are currently at the 9th position in the Western conference with 27 victories and 26 defeats. Team secured six victories in ten latest matches. However, Timberwolves suffered a defeat to Sacramento in the most recent match (111:118). Timberwolves have a positive record in matches against Western conference teams (18:17).
Golden State Warriors
Golden State are currently 6th in the Western conference standings with 26 victories and 24 defeats. Team suffered four defeats in ten latest matches. However, the Warriors are quite successful in matches against other Western conference teams - 15 victories and nine defeats.
Ставка Minnesota: total under 118,5 points
Timberwolves average 115,1 points per game
Ставка Golden State: total under 121,5 points
Warriors average 118,1 points per game
Both teams are fighting for a play-off spot, so it is a crucial game for them. A victory can help the hosts to get past the Warriors in the standings. No one has any advantage here, so it's hard to pick a favourite. However, we think that the Warriors are more likely to win here, despite being an away team.
Our prediction - Golden State to win with a handicap of (-2.5) points
Previous head-to-head game between the teams was held on November 27. Back then, Golden State secured an easy victory (137:114). Steph Curry put up 25 points in that game. Anthony Edwards managed to score 26. Visitors played well in ten latest matches: they score 123.5 points per game, allowing 120 per game. They average 118.1 points per game, it is a 2nd result in the league. Minnesota score 115,9 points per game. In this case, we offer to place a bet on total over.
Our second bet is on total over 239.5 points