The Oklahoma City Thunder and the Minnesota Timberwolves are set to square off in a Northwest Division matchup at 8 p.m. ET on Monday at Target Center. Minnesota is 10-32 overall and 5-14 at home, while the Thunder are 18-24 overall and 10-12 on the road.
Minnesota is favored by three points in the latest Timberwolves vs. Thunder odds from William Hill Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 226.5. Before entering any Thunder vs. Timberwolves picks, you'll want to see the NBA predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Timberwolves vs. Thunder spread: Timberwolves -3
- Timberwolves vs. Thunder over-under: 226.5 points
- Timberwolves vs. Thunder money line: Minnesota -155 OKC +135
What you need to know about the Timberwolves
Minnesota lost to the Phoenix Suns this past Friday, 113-101. Anthony Edwards missed 14 of 18 field goal attempts and had seven turnovers. He missed five of eight three-point attempts and finished with 11 points. The Timberwolves have lost three of their past five games.
Karl-Anthony Towns scored 24 points on Friday. Ricky Rubio had 21 points and 10 assists. The Suns scored 11 of the first 14 points in the fourth quarter to take a comfortable lead the rest of the way.
What you need to know about the Thunder
Oklahoma City edged the Houston Rockets 114-112 on Sunday. The top scorer for the Thunder was Luguentz Dort (23 points). OKC avoided a third straight loss with the victory. The Thunder held on for the win when the Rockets missed a pair of shots in the final 10 seconds. Dort blocked one of those shots to help preserve the win. He is out for Monday's game because of a toe injury.
Isaiah Roby had 18 points on Sunday, and Moses Brown had 13 points and 14 rebounds. OKC led by as many as 13 points. The Thunder made 13 of 21 points in the third quarter. OKC outrebounded Houston 52-38. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander missed Sunday's game with shoulder soreness, but isn't on the injury report for this matchup. Al Horford will be rested on Monday.
How to make Timberwolves vs. Thunder picks
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