Pick : Odds are off as of posting, score prediction below
With the Raptors healthy they’ve been feasting and although the Wolves are desperate for a victory they don’t have the two-way depth and talent Toronto boasts.. Read more at capperspicks.com
Site : WinnersandWhinners
Pick : Toronto Raptors
Both teams are playing the second game of a back to back here and have to travel in for this one so there’s no rest advantage for either side. The trade of Jeff Teague to Atlanta, along with Treveon Graham, in exchange for Allen Crabbe, was a bit of a surprising move for the Timberwolves. Minnesota had been searching for another playmaking guard but instead shipped their starting point guard out of town. On the plus side, all three players have expiring deals, so there’s no long-term financial entanglements. Toronto hopes to have VanVleet back here, provided he doesn’t return Friday. The Raptors have talent and experience, which is the main thing that Minnesota is lacking. Give Toronto the upper hand in this one.. Read more at winnersandwhinners.com
The Toronto Raptors conclude a back-to-back on Saturday when visiting the Minnesota Timberwolves. Toronto hosts the Washington Wizards on Friday before heading off to Minnesota. The Raptors improved to 26-14 overall following a 130-121 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday. Norman Powell led the Raptors with 23 points.Pascal Siakam leads Toronto in scoring with an average of 24.6 points per game. Serge Ibaka is the leading rebounder for the Raptors with an average of 8.5 per game, while Kyle Lowry is the second leading scorer and leader in assists with averages of 20.5 points and 7.8 assists per game. Toronto has six players averaging double figures in scoring.Minnesota also completes a back-to-back when hosting the Toronto Raptors on Saturday. The Timberwolves visit the Indiana Pacers on Friday before returning home to host Toronto. Minnesota fell to 15-25 overall following its 104-99 loss to the Pacers on Wednesday. The loss was Minnesota's third straight. Minnesota traded veteran point guard Jeff Teague to the Atlantic Hawks in exchange for Allen Crabbe.Karl-Anthony Towns leads Minnesota in scoring and rebounding with averages of 26.5 points and 11.7 rebounds per game. Andrew Wiggins is the second leading scorer with an average of 22.8 points per game. Shabazz Napier is the leader in assists for the Timberwolves with an average of 4.3 per game. Minnesota has five players averaging double-figures in scoring. Recent Betting Trends Toronto is 1-3 ATS in its last 4The OVER has cashed in 3 of the Raptors last 5Minnesota is 1-4 ATS in its last 5The OVER has cashed in 4 of the T-Wolves last 6 Free Pick: Toronto Raptors -2 Minnesota is once again going through a losing streak. The Timberwolves have lost three straight outright and each of the last three against the spread. Minnesota has failed to cover 4 of its last 5 overall. Toronto has covered spread in 4 of its last 6 played on the road and in 4 the last 6 played on Saturday. Final Score Prediction, Toronto Raptors win and cover ATS 106-100.. Read more at picksandparlays.com
Site : StatSalt
Pick : Minnesota Timberwolves
The Timberwolves will now make steady progress with Towns back. He is a solid point-scorer and will help tremendously on the defensive end as well. The Raptors might still ending up sneaking an outright win, but the Timberwolves are pushovers no more. Expect them to challenge the spread.. Read more at statsalt.com
Site : docsports.com
Pick : Take Toronto -4.5
Target Center is the venue where Andrew Wiggins and the Minnesota Timberwolves (15-25, 5th in the Northwest Division) will play the Toronto Raptors (26-14, 2nd in the Atlantic Division) on Saturday. Minnesota opens this matchup as 4.5 point underdogs. The total is set at 222.. Read more at docsports.com
Site : sports-pick
Pick : Toronto Raptors 113 - Minnesota Timberwolves 110
The Toronto Raptors take on the Minnesota Timberwolves in NBA betting action on Saturday, January 18, 2020. The Game starts at 9:00 PM.
The home line on the game is Minnesota Timberwolves +5.0. The Total is set at 223.5.. Read more at sports-pick.com
27-14 (23-18 ATS) this season
Toronto o/u is 4-6 the last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games.
Toronto are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
Toronto are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Minnesota.
15-26 (17-22-2 ATS) this season
Minnesota o/u is 6-4 the last 10 games
Minnesota are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games.