Where: Target Center, Minneapolis, MN
When: Monday, February 11, 8 PM. ET.
The Minnesota Timberwolves will be trying to bounce back from their loss to the New Orleans Pelicans when they take on the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday night.
Clippers Going For Third Win In Four Games
The Clippers played well over the past week and have won two of their last three games. They will try to keep the momentum going by defeating the Timberwolves on Monday for their second win in a row and third win in their last four games.
Los Angeles has done well on the offensive end this season, averaging 113.8 points per game, which is eighth in the league. The team is shooting 46.9 percent from the field and 38.6 percent from three-point range.
Lou Williams leads the team in scoring with 19.2 points and 5.3 assists per game. Danilo Gallinari is averaging 18.8 points and six rebounds per game, while Montrezl Harrell is averaging 15.8 points and 6.6 rebounds per game.
The Clippers have struggled defensively and are giving up 113.6 points per game, which is 24th in the league. They gave up 112 points in their last game and will need a better effort to get past the Timberwolves on Monday.
Timberwolves Trying To Snap Four-Game Losing Streak
The Timberwolves have struggled in recent weeks and have lost six of their last seven games. They will be trying to turn things around and snap their four-game losing streak when they face the Clippers on Monday.
Minnesota has struggled offensively, averaging 111.4 points per game. The team is shooting 45 percent from the field and 35 percent from three-point range.
Karl-Anthony Towns leads the way for the Timberwolves with 23.1 points and 12.1 rebounds per game. Derrick Rose is averaging 18.3 points and 4.7 assists per game, while Andrew Wiggins is averaging 17.9 points and 4.8 rebounds per game.
The Timberwolves also have plenty of room for improvement on the defensive end with the team giving up 111.6 points per game, which is 18th in the league. They have given up 122 points per game in their last two games and need to play significantly better to beat the Clippers on Monday.
- 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
- 0-5 ATS in their last 5 home games.
- 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. Western Conference.
Los Angeles is:
- 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a losing straight up record.
- 10-4 ATS in their last 14 road games.
- 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games playing on 1 day’s rest