The Minnesota Timberwolves will travel to face the LA Lakers in an NBA pro basketball game set for Sunday night.
Start time from Staples Center in Los Angeles is set for 9:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the NBA League Pass Channel.
The point spread in this game has the road side Minnesota Timberwolves favored by –3 1/2 points with an over under line of 208 points.
Minnesota breaks a two game losing streak to move to 4-2 after a 116-108 home victory on Friday to the Dallas Mavericks as a -4 ½ point betting favorite. The game total landed at over 210 points.
The Timberwolves shot 46.1% from the field with 8 of 20 three point shots. Kevin Love had 32 points for Minnesota with 15 rebounds on 12 of 21 shooting. On defense the Timberwolves allowed Dallas 48.9% shooting with 10 of 22 coming from beyond the arc. Minnesota shot 15 more free throws than Dallas and forced 18 Mavericks turnovers.
LA Lakers fell to 3-4 after a 96-85 road defeat on Friday to the New Orleans Pelicans as a +9 point betting odds underdog. The game finished at under 203 ½ points.
LA connected on just 38.8% from the floor and made 6 of 19 three point shots. Chris Kaman had 16 points and four boards on 7 of 13 shooting. Defensively they allowed 43.7% shooting to New Orleans with 3 of 9 coming from three.