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Washington Wizards vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

The fans at Target Center will be treated to a game between the Washington Wizards and the Minnesota Timberwolves when they take their seats on Friday.

Washington won its last outing, a 106-99 result against the Celtics on December 21. The Wizards covered in that game as a 1.5-point underdog, while the 205 combined points took the game OVER the total.

The Timberwolves were a 120-116 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Clippers. They covered the 5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (236) made winners of OVER bettors.

Washington:
Team record: 12-13 SU, 14-10-1 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Minnesota
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 5-5
After playing Boston are 1-9
After a win are 6-4

Minnesota:
Team record: 13-15 SU, 15-13 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games at home
is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Milwaukee are 3-7
After playing LA Clippers are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Washington home to Detroit, Saturday, December 28
Minnesota at Milwaukee, Saturday, December 28