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The fans at American Airlines Center will be treated to a game between the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Dallas Mavericks when they take their seats on Saturday.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 117-110 loser as they battled the Nuggets at home. The Timberwolves failed to cover in the match as a 7-point favorite, while 227 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
The Mavericks were an 88-87 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Hawks. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (175) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Team record: 8-9 SU, 9-8 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Dallas
is 6-19 SU in its last 25 games when playing Dallas
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Oklahoma City are 3-7
After playing Denver are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Team record: 10-7 SU, 8-8-1 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games
is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games at home
is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games when playing at home against Minnesota
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Charlotte are 6-4
After playing Atlanta are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Minnesota at Oklahoma City, Sunday, December 1
Dallas home to Charlotte, Tuesday, December 3