Minnesota Timberwolves vs Denver Nuggets Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Apr. 01

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Apr 01, 2022, 4:30 PM
  • The Nuggets are -2.5 favorites vs. the Timberwolves
  • Total (Over/Under): 242.5 points
  • Friday, April 1, 2022 at 9:00pm EDT
  • Watch the game on ALT & BSN

The Minnesota Timberwolves visit Ball Arena to take on the Denver Nuggets on Friday. Tipoff is scheduled for 9:00pm EDT in Denver.

The Nuggets are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -2.5 (-115).

So far this NBA season, the Timberwolves are against the spread, while the Nuggets are against the spread.

The Timberwolves vs Nuggets Over/Under is 242.5 total points for the game.


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Timberwolves vs. Nuggets Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Minnesota Timberwolves+2.5 -105O 242.5 -110125
Denver Nuggets -2.5 -115U 242.5 -110-150

Against the spread this NBA season, the Timberwolves have gone:

  • Away Spread Record against the Spread (Away Spread Units Units / Away Spread ROI ROI)
  • Away Moneyline Record against the Moneyline (Away ML Units Units / Away ML ROI ROI)
  • Away Record Over against the Over for game total points (Away Over Units Units / Away Over ROI ROI)
  • Away Under Record against the Under for game total points (Away Under Units Units / Away Under ROI ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have hit the 2Q Game Total Over in 27 of their last 34 games (+19.25 Units / 51% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have hit the Game Total Over in 40 of their last 60 games (+18.00 Units / 27% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have covered the 1Q Spread in 46 of their last 74 games (+16.16 Units / 20% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have hit the 3Q Game Total Over in 23 of their last 31 away games (+15.11 Units / 44% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have covered the 1H Spread in 33 of their last 51 games (+14.48 Units / 26% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have only hit the Game Total Under in 21 of their last 62 games (-24.10 Units / -35% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have only hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 22 of their last 63 games (-22.93 Units / -33% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have only hit the Team Total Under in 22 of their last 63 games (-21.88 Units / -31% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have only hit the 3Q Game Total Under in 9 of their last 35 away games (-18.50 Units / -48% ROI)
  • The Minnesota Timberwolves have only hit the 1H Game Total Under in 7 of their last 28 away games (-14.82 Units / -48% ROI)
  • Against the spread this NBA season, the Nuggets have gone:

    • Home Spread Record against the Spread (Home Spread Units Units / Home Spread ROI ROI)
    • Home Moneyline Record against the Moneyline (Home ML Units Units / Home ML ROI ROI)
    • Home Over Record against the Over for game total points (Home Over Units Units / Home Over ROI ROI)
    • Home Under Record against the Under for game total points (Home Under Units Units / Home Under ROI ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have hit the 1H Game Total Over in 42 of their last 65 games (+18.96 Units / 27% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have hit the 1H Moneyline in 40 of their last 58 games (+16.30 Units / 15% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have hit the Game Total Over in 41 of their last 65 games (+15.70 Units / 22% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have hit the 2Q Game Total Over in 37 of their last 61 games (+13.88 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have covered the 1Q Spread in 36 of their last 58 games (+11.52 Units / 18% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only hit the 2H Moneyline in 22 of their last 64 games (-39.55 Units / -40% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only hit the 1H Game Total Under in 24 of their last 71 games (-25.55 Units / -33% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only hit the Game Total Under in 23 of their last 65 games (-22.10 Units / -31% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only covered the 3Q Spread in 23 of their last 65 games (-21.02 Units / -29% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only hit the 2Q Game Total Under in 29 of their last 77 games (-20.61 Units / -24% ROI)
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    Minnesota Timberwolves: Keys to the Game vs. the Denver Nuggets

    The Timberwolves were 5-22 (.185) when their opponent attempts 25 or more free throws last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .456

    The Timberwolves were 8-21 (.276) when they lose the turnover margin last season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .446

    The Timberwolves were 10-44 (.185) when allowing 110 or more points last season — 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .321

    The Timberwolves are 1-27 (.036) when allowing an eFG of 60% or better since the start of the 2020-21 season — 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .132

    Denver Nuggets: Keys to the Game vs. the Minnesota Timberwolves

    The Nuggets were 7-3 (.700) when allowing 12 or more offensive rebounds last season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .503

    The Nuggets are 43-18 (.705) when they win the turnover margin since the start of the 2020-21 season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .556

    The Nuggets are 34-11 (.756) when scoring 15 or more second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .542

    The Nuggets are 14-5 (.737) when allowing fewer than 10 fastbreak points this season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .570

    Injury Report: Nuggets vs. Timberwolves - Friday's Game, Apr. 1

  • Zeke Nnaji (Nuggets): Nnaji has not played since Mar. 9 and no timetable has been announced for his return.
  • Vlatko Cancar (Nuggets): The Nuggets announced that Cancar had surgery on his foot and will be re-evaluated in 12 weeks.
  • Michael Porter Jr. (Nuggets): Porter Jr. has been cleared for on-court contact and is hoping to return sometime in March, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
  • Jamal Murray (Nuggets): Murray is recovering from a torn ACL and no timetable has been announced for his return.
  • JaMychal Green (Nuggets): Green is questionable for Friday's (Apr. 1) game against the Timberwolves.
  • Jaden McDaniels (Timberwolves): The Timberwolves announced F Jaden McDaniels has a sprained left ankle and will be reassesed in two weeks.
  • Malik Beasley (Timberwolves): Beasley is out for Friday's (Apr. 1) game against Denver.
  • Minnesota Timberwolves Offensive Stats & Trends

    The Timberwolves have averaged 0.50 points per possession (6,294 points/13,177 possessions) at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 0.53

    The Timberwolves have averaged 12.4 offensive rebounds per game (560 rebounds/45 games) this season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 10.3

    The Timberwolves have made 14.3 three-pointers per game this season — tied for 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.3

    The Timberwolves have averaged 11.3 offensive rebounds per game (1,317 rebounds/117 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 10.0

    Denver Nuggets Offensive Stats & Trends

    The Nuggets have averaged 14.7 assists per game (633 assists/43 games) in the first half this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.4

    The Nuggets have 18.0 free throw attempts per game this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 20.8

    The Nuggets have averaged 8.7 offensive rebounds per game (376 rebounds/43 games) this season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 10.3

    The Nuggets are shooting 50% (2,609/5,184) in the first half since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 46%

    Minnesota Timberwolves Defensive Stats & Trends

    The Timberwolves have averaged 32.9 defensive rebounds per game (1,481 rebounds/45 games) this season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

    The Timberwolves averaged 33.0 defensive rebounds per game (2,376 rebounds/72 games) last season — 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

    The Timberwolves have blocked 260 shots this season — 3rd most among NBA teams

    The Timberwolves have 394 steals this season — 4th most among NBA teams

    Denver Nuggets Defensive Stats & Trends

    The Nuggets have averaged 3.8 blocks per game (164 blocks/43 games) this season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

    The Nuggets have averaged 4.2 blocks per game (249 blocks/59 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

    The Nuggets stole the ball 582 times last season — 7th most among NBA teams

    The Nuggets have averaged 4.2 blocks per game (487 blocks/115 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9


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