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New Orleans Pelicans vs Minnesota Timberwolves in NBA Odds Tilt

NBA betting interest will be piqued on Tuesday when the Timberwolves of Minnesota hit the hard court against the Pelicans of New Orleans.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The visiting Minnesota Timberwolves betting line opened this morning as 4.5-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark (including Bovada), while the total was hovering around 205 at BetOnline and other betting odds shops.

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 105-100 win for the Pelicans on Tuesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs New Orleans Pelicans Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

New Orleans battles the Minnesota Timberwolves, currently with a 13-29 mark (17-24-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals betting, are 16-24 for the New Orleans Pelicans and 19-22-1 for the Minnesota Timberwolves. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New Orleans vs Minnesota injuries news.

The power rankings show a disparity between these teams with the New Orleans Pelicans rated this week at No. 16 and the Minnesota Timberwolves sitting at No. 26.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits New Orleans's No. 16-ranked offense averaging 101.35 PPG, against a Minnesota Timberwolves defense that ranks No. 18 at 102.52 PPG. The New Orleans Pelicans field goal percentage has averaged 44.26% so far, less than the Minnesota Timberwolves shooters have achieved on the year, 44.8% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Timberwolves blew out Phoenix on Sunday, running up the score in a 117-87 win at Target Center.

The Pelicans got 23 points from Jrue Holiday, but it was Memphis that prevailed in a 101-99 final on Monday at FedExForum.

Betting Trends
  • Minnesota is 7-17-1 ATS in its last 25 games
  • Minnesota is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
  • Minnesota is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
  • New Orleans is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of New Orleans's last 10 games
  • New Orleans is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
  • The total has gone OVER in 10 of New Orleans's last 15 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Minnesota at Dallas, Wednesday, January 20th
New Orleans home to Detroit, Thursday, January 21st