OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

NBA Betting Line Favors Minnesota Timberwolves over Brooklyn Nets

NBA betting interest will be piqued on Saturday when the Nets of Brooklyn hit the hard court against the Timberwolves of Minnesota.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Sports bettors looking to pick the Minnesota Timberwolves as their prediction for this matchup, they were listed earlier as -5.5-point favorites on the betting odds board at Bovada. Those betting on the total over/under for points scored have seen that line set at 213.5 for Saturday at shops such as MyBookie.

Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 108-103 result in favor of the Nets. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.

Brooklyn Nets vs Minnesota Timberwolves Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Minnesota battles the Brooklyn Nets, currently with a 18-44 mark (32-29-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals betting, are 34-25-3 for the Minnesota Timberwolves and 30-32 for the Brooklyn Nets. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Minnesota vs Brooklyn injuries news.

The power rankings show a disparity between these teams with the Minnesota Timberwolves rated this week at No. 23 and the Brooklyn Nets sitting at No. 28.

Statistical Matchup

In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Minnesota's No. 25-rated NBA squad against Brooklyn's No. 23-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Minnesota rates No. 30 in the league with 5.1 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 26 with 6.16 per outing.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Markel Brown scored 21 points leading the Nets to a 121-120 victory over Denver at Pepsi Center on Friday.

Minnesota got 21 points from Karl-Anthony Towns but lost anyway 116-101 against the Bucks on Friday at Bradley Center.

Betting Trends
  • Brooklyn is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Brooklyn is 7-16 SU in its last 23 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 13 of Brooklyn's last 19 games
  • Brooklyn is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
  • Minnesota is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 6 games
  • Minnesota is 7-3 ATS in its last 10 games at home
  • Minnesota is 8-15 SU in its last 23 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Brooklyn at Toronto, Tuesday, March 8th
Minnesota at Charlotte, Monday, March 7th