December 20, 2013 7:53 PM UTC

NBA: Minnesota Timberwolves vs. LA Lakers 12/20/2013

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The Minnesota Timberwolves are slight 51.4 percent favorites over the LA Lakers. The Timberwolves are shooting 42.3 percent from the field and the Lakers are forecasted to shoot 43.4 percent. The Timberwolves have the rebounding advantage at 51.1 to 48.1. Turnovers are pretty even with the Timberwolves projected for 14.7 turnovers vs. 14.9 for the Lakers. The Timberwolves are making 8 three pointers on 33.5 percent from three point range. The Lakers are making 8.3 three pointers on 38 percent. KEY PLAYER STATISTICAL DATA---PTS: Kevin Love 27.2, Nick Young 18 ASSISTS: Ricky Rubio 7.6, Pau Gasol 4.5 REBOUNDS: Kevin Love 16.5, Pau Gasol 10.8 SPORTS ODDS: Sportsbooks and handicappers have set the line at LAL 6 TOTAL 210. WIN-LOSS Minnesota Timberwolves 13-13 LA Lakers 12-13 ATS Minnesota Timberwolves 14-12 Sweat Barometer 2.6 LA Lakers 15-10 Sweat Barometer 1.5 OVER-UNDER Minnesota Timberwolves 12-14 Avg Over/Under Line 2.8 LA Lakers 14-11 Avg Over/Under Line -0.7 ACCUSCORE PICK RECORD - POINT SPREAD PICKS Minnesota Timberwolves 12-13 LA Lakers 12-13 OVER-UNDER PICKS Minnesota Timberwolves 17-8 LA Lakers 14-9

CURRENT SEASON: We advise relying on these trends after the first 6 to 8 weeks of the season. UNITS EDGE FAVORS: LA Lakers

Minnesota TimberwolvesATS RECORDLA LakersATS RECORDATS EDGE
Record on the Road5-9, 36% -400Record at Home6-6, 50% 0LA Lakers
VS LA Lakers1-0, 100% 100VS Minnesota Timberwolves0-1, 0% -110Minnesota Timberwolves
vs Team Under .5009-3, 75% 570vs Team .500 or Better4-9, 31% -590Minnesota Timberwolves
Record as Road Favorite3-3, 50% -30Record as Home Underdog5-4, 56% 60LA Lakers
After 1 or More Days Off11-7, 61% +330After 1 or More Days Off12-7, 63% +430LA Lakers

PAST 30 DAYS

Minnesota TimberwolvesATS RECORDLA LakersATS RECORDATS EDGE
Record on the Road3-5, 38% -200Record at Home2-3, 40% -100LA Lakers
VS LA Lakers0-0 No GamesVS Minnesota Timberwolves0-0 No GamesN/A
vs Team .500 or Better3-8, 27% -580vs Team .500 or Better1-5, 17% -450LA Lakers
Record as Road Favorite2-1, 67% 90Record as Home Underdog1-1, 50% -10Minnesota Timberwolves
After 1 or More Days Off5-4, 56% +60After 1 or More Days Off4-6, 40% -260Minnesota Timberwolves

OVER-UNDER TRENDS: This game is trending Over

Minnesota TimberwolvesRECORDLA LakersRECORDO-U EDGE
OVER-UNDER ON ROAD7-7, 50% OverOVER-UNDER AT HOME6-6, 50% OverN/A
ROAD OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS4-4, 50% OverHOME OVER-UNDER PAST 30 DAYS2-3, 40% OverUNDER
ROAD OVER-UNDER LAST YR21-19, 52% OverHOME OVER-UNDER LAST YR20-26, 43% OverUNDER
vs Teams Averaging >100 PTS at Home7-7, 50% OVERvs Teams Averaging >100 PTS on Road6-5, 55%OVER

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POINT SPREAD (SEASON) - Minnesota Timberwolves Road Games: 6-8, 43% -280 LA Lakers Home Games: 7-5, 58% +150 POINT SPREAD (Last Season) - Minnesota Timberwolves Road Games: 14-18, 44% -580 LA Lakers Home Games: 22-14, 61% +660

OVER-UNDER RECORD (SEASON) - Minnesota Timberwolves Road Games: 9-4, 69% + 419 LA Lakers Home Games: 7-5, 58% + 137 OVER-UNDER RECORD (LAST SEASON) - Minnesota Timberwolves Road Games: 10-22, 31% -1290 LA Lakers Home Games: 17-20, 46% -453

SIDE VALUE (SEASON) - Minnesota Timberwolves Road Games: 9-5, 64% +98 LA Lakers Home Games: 8-4, 67% 907 SIDE VALUE (Last Season) - Minnesota Timberwolves Road Games: 16-17, 48% -254 LA Lakers Home Games: 25-14, 64% -19

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