Where: Target Center, Minneapolis, MN
When: Friday, January 24, 8:00 PM. ET.
The Minnesota Timberwolves will be trying to snap their seven-game losing streak when they take on the Houston Rockets on Friday night.
Rockets Going For Second Consecutive WinThe Rockets were able to snap their four-game losing streak with a win over the Denver Nuggets in their last game and will be trying to keep the momentum going with a win over the Timberwolves, which will give them their second win in a row and third win in their last seven games.
Houston is one of the best offensive teams in the league, averaging 118.4 points per game, which is second-best. The team is shooting 45 percent from the field and 34 percent from three-point range. They finished with 121 points in their last game and will need another solid offensive performance if they want to beat the Timberwolves.
Russell Westbrook led the way for the Rockets with 28 points, 16 rebounds, eight assists, and four steals. James Harden finished with 27 points, five rebounds, and five assists, while Eric Gordon added 22 points and two assists for the Rockets.
Houston has struggled defensively, holding opponents to 114 points per game. They gave up 105 points in their last game and will need a similar effort to get past the Timberwolves.
Timberwolves Going For Second Win In 10 GamesThe Timberwolves haven’t had much go their way over the last two weeks, losing their last seven games. They will be trying to snap their losing streak and pick up their second win in their last 10 games when they face the Rockets on Friday.
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Minnesota has played well offensively, averaging 111.1 points per game. The team is shooting 43 percent from the field and 32 percent from three-point range. They finished with 110 points in their last game and will need a much better performance to keep up with the Rockets.
Karl-Anthony Towns led the way for the Timberwolves with 40 points and six rebounds. Andrew Wiggins finished with 25 points, five rebounds, and nine assists, while Shabazz Napier added 16 points, seven rebounds, and five for the Timberwolves.
Minnesota hasn’t played as well on the defensive end, giving up 114.6 points per game. They gave up 117 points in their last game and will need a significantly better performance if they want to beat the Rockets.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Houston is:
- 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games against Minnesota.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Minnesota is:
- 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games.
- 3-13 ATS in their last 16 games at home.