Clippers at Timberwolves 3/26/19 - NBA Picks & Predictions
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Los Angeles Clippers vs. Minnesota Timberwolves
NBA: 8:00 PM EST
Mar. 26, 2019
The Los Angeles Clippers continue their east coast swing on Tuesday with a visit to the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Clippers won their fifth straight on Sunday defeating the New York Knicks 124-113. Lou Williams led the Clippers with 29 points, while Danilo Gallinari scored 26 and Montrezl Harrell chipped in with 24. The Clippers are in fifth place in the Western Conference race for the playoffs.
Minnesota snapped a five-game losing streak on Saturday with a 112-99 win on the road over the Memphis Grizzlies. Karl-Anthony Towns came back from a slight injury to lead the T-Wolves with 33 points and 23 rebounds, while Andrew Wiggins chipped in with 23 points and Josh Okogie added 17.
Lou Williams is the leading scorer and leader in assists for the Clippers with averages of 20.3 points and 5.3 assists per game. Montrezl Harrell leads the Clippers in rebounds with an average of 6.7 per game. The Clippers are shooting 46.9% from the field and 38.4% from 3-point territory.
Karl-Anthony Towns is the leading scorer and leading rebounder for Minnesota with averages of 24.7 points and 12.5 rebounds per game. Andrew Wiggins is the second leading scorer with an average of 17.6 points per game, while Towns is leading in assists with an average of 3.3 per game. Minnesota is shooting 45.6% from the field and 35.1% from three-point territory.
Recent Betting Trends:
Los Angeles is 9-4 ATS in its last 13
The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Clippers last 5
Minnesota is 1-5 ATS in its last 6
The UNDER has cashed in each of the Timberwolves last 5
Free Betting Pick: Los Angeles Clippers -1.5
Minnesota has struggled of late with veterans Jeff Teague and Derrick Rose finished for the season. The T-Wolves have failed to cover 5 of the last 6 overall and 13 of the last 16 when playing on 2 days rest. The Clippers are on a roll having won 5 straight outright and covering 5 of the last 6 on one day’s rest. Final Score Prediction, Los Angeles Clippers win and cover ATS 117-111.