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The Minnesota Timberwolves and the Los Angeles Lakers will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at STAPLES Center.
Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 116-108 winner as they battled the Mavericks at home. The Timberwolves covered in the match as a 4.5-point favorite, while 224 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Los Angeles lost its last outing, a 96-85 result against the Pelicans on November 8. The Lakers failed to cover in that game as a 9.5-point underdog, while the 181 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Team record: 4-2 SU, 4-2 ATS
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games when playing LA Lakers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 10 games when playing on the road against LA Lakers
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing LA Clippers are 4-6
After playing Dallas are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
Team record: 3-4 SU, 4-3 ATS
LA Lakers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Minnesota
LA Lakers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 7 of the LA Lakers last 8 games when playing Minnesota
LA Lakers are 19-5 SU in their last 24 games at home
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing New Orleans are 4-6
After playing New Orleans are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5
Minnesota at LA Clippers, Monday, November 11
LA Lakers home to New Orleans, Tuesday, November 12