Minnesota (5th - Northwest) at Portland (4th - Northwest)

Matchup Details
Sat, Mar 25 - Moda Center
TIP OFF - 10:00 PM ET
W/LATSHomeAwayO/U
Minnesota 28-4333-38-018-1910-2437-34-0
Portland 33-3831-40-018-1515-2340-31-0
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
REFEREES

James Capers - Profile

 
General
Jersey Number19Avg. Home Score107.6
Games Officiated53Avg. Road Score103.7
Home Team ATS31-22-0Home Avg. Margin3.9
Home Team W/L33-20Avg. Total Score211.3
Over/Under vs. the Total
Overall28-25
184.5 or less0-0
185-194.52-0
195-204.56-8
205+20-17
Favorite or Underdog
SpreadHome FavHome Dog
0-4.510-34-9
5-9.58-62-3
10+6-11-0
 
IN-DEPTH
 
 
Recent Games with Minnesota
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar MIN FG Opp FG Reb
01/03/17 @PHI L 91-93 L -4.5 U 204.0 -6.5 33/82 33/85 47-48
04/09/16 @POR W 106-105 W 8.5 U 216.0 9.5 41/84 40/80 37-37
02/10/16 TOR W 117-112 W 6 O 207.0 11.0 35/76 39/86 45-40
12/28/15 @SA L 95-101 W 14 O 195.5 8.0 39/82 37/72 32-36
10/23/15 MIL W 112-108 W 4 O 202.5 8.0 40/83 35/80 40-43
03/27/15 @HOU L 110-120 W 13.5 O 205.5 3.5 37/76 44/83 31-41
01/19/15 @CHA L 80-105 L 6 U 193.0 -19.0 29/80 40/89 42-47
01/05/15 DEN L 101-110 L 5 O 210.5 -4.0 38/89 46/84 42-41
10/24/14 @CHI W 113-112 W 5.5 O 193.0 6.5 41/79 39/92 38-50
04/13/14 @SAC L 103-106 L -2 O 207.5 -5.0 35/88 41/82 41-47
Recent Games with Portland
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar POR FG Opp FG Reb
03/09/17 PHI W 114-108 (OT) L -9.5 O 221.0 -3.5 40/88 41/94 55-44
01/10/17 @LAL W 108-87 W -2.5 U 228.5 18.5 43/85 32/83 50-38
11/27/16 HOU L 114-130 L 1.5 O 226.5 -14.5 40/83 46/82 35-36
11/20/16 @BK W 129-109 W -4.5 O 220.5 15.5 49/85 37/93 50-36
10/07/16 PHO W 115-110 P -5 O 202.5 0.0 37/89 45/97 56-48
05/01/16 @GS L 106-118 L 9.5 O 210.0 -2.5 39/97 43/91 40-55
04/09/16 MIN L 105-106 L -8.5 U 216.0 -9.5 40/80 41/84 37-37
02/28/16 @IND W 111-102 W 5.5 O 208.0 14.5 41/81 40/93 45-52
01/08/16 GS L 108-128 L 9.5 O 213.5 -10.5 38/96 46/87 45-48
12/03/15 IND W 123-111 W 2.5 O 202.5 14.5 44/85 38/88 48-41
 
COLLAPSE

Brett Nansel - Profile

 
General
Jersey Number44Avg. Home Score107.7
Games Officiated37Avg. Road Score101.6
Home Team ATS19-17-1Home Avg. Margin6.1
Home Team W/L23-14Avg. Total Score209.3
Over/Under vs. the Total
Overall16-21
184.5 or less0-0
185-194.52-0
195-204.53-6
205+11-15
Favorite or Underdog
SpreadHome FavHome Dog
0-4.53-54-2
5-9.56-72-1
10+3-21-0
 
IN-DEPTH
 
 
Recent Games with Minnesota
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar MIN FG Opp FG Reb
03/08/17 LAC W 107-91 W 3.5 U 211.0 19.5 42/86 35/83 50-36
02/03/17 @DET L 108-116 L 4.5 O 209.5 -3.5 44/89 44/98 40-49
11/03/16 DEN L 99-102 L -3.5 U 204.5 -6.5 35/88 39/81 43-44
12/30/14 @UTA L 94-100 W 7 U 202.5 1.0 38/82 38/79 34-43
12/12/14 OKC L 92-111 L 8.5 U 205.0 -10.5 36/78 45/88 31-47
Recent Games with Portland
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar POR FG Opp FG Reb
01/25/17 LAL W 105-98 L -8 U 220.0 -1.0 43/90 37/94 49-51
01/04/16 MEM L 78-91 L 1.5 U 195.5 -11.5 28/72 35/91 42-52
10/18/15 UTA W 116-111 (OT) L -6.5 O 191.5 -1.5 46/94 41/99 57-46
 
COLLAPSE

Kevin Scott - Profile

 
General
Jersey Number28Avg. Home Score107.1
Games Officiated56Avg. Road Score102.2
Home Team ATS34-21-1Home Avg. Margin4.9
Home Team W/L37-19Avg. Total Score209.3
Over/Under vs. the Total
Overall27-29
184.5 or less1-0
185-194.51-1
195-204.55-6
205+20-22
Favorite or Underdog
SpreadHome FavHome Dog
0-4.55-39-1
5-9.512-92-5
10+5-21-1
 
IN-DEPTH
 
 
Recent Games with Minnesota
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar MIN FG Opp FG Reb
01/24/17 @PHO W 112-111 L -1.5 O 215.5 -0.5 44/84 38/86 42-44
12/17/16 HOU L 109-111 (OT) W 2.5 U 220.5 0.5 41/92 39/96 55-47
11/23/16 @NO L 96-117 L -2.5 O 210.0 -23.5 33/86 45/83 41-45
11/01/16 MEM W 116-80 W -7 U 198.0 29.0 43/78 27/75 50-32
04/13/16 NO W 144-109 W -10 O 212.0 25.0 56/86 40/92 43-33
04/07/16 @SAC W 105-97 W -1 U 222.0 7.0 36/80 36/85 43-47
02/28/16 @DAL L 101-128 L 7 O 212.0 -20.0 34/90 47/89 53-43
12/31/15 @DET L 90-115 L 8 O 201.5 -17.0 35/86 41/86 36-52
12/21/15 @BOS L 99-113 L 7.5 O 210.0 -6.5 36/79 46/89 36-50
10/12/15 @TOR L 105-112 L 6 O 203.5 -1.0 37/82 36/77 38-45
Recent Games with Portland
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar POR FG Opp FG Reb
01/08/17 DET L 124-125 (OT) L -3.5 O 213.0 -4.5 51/98 54/105 42-41
11/15/16 CHI L 88-113 L -3 U 213.0 -28.0 34/95 41/98 49-67
10/07/16 PHO W 115-110 P -5 O 202.5 0.0 37/89 45/97 56-48
03/01/16 @NY W 104-85 W -4.5 U 209.5 14.5 37/88 33/88 55-46
11/05/15 MEM W 115-96 W 4.5 O 192.0 23.5 44/87 37/77 47-36
04/08/15 MIN W 116-91 W -16.5 U 207.5 8.5 42/85 32/85 53-35
03/24/15 GS L 108-122 L 7 O 204.5 -7.0 39/92 50/83 35-46
01/16/15 @SA L 96-110 L 4.5 O 198.0 -9.5 37/74 42/94 32-49
10/29/14 OKC W 106-89 W -9 U 198.5 8.0 39/87 33/81 42-43
03/16/14 GS L 112-113 W 2 O 206.5 1.0 37/88 42/88 48-41
 
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RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
PFN. Bjelica
out for season
Foot
03/21/17
Bjelica suffered a fractured navicular bone in his left foot and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.0-5
$-518
4-1
PFA. Payne
Out indefinitely
Illness
03/19/17
Payne has not played since the beginning of February due to a blood disorder known as thrombocytopenia and it is unclear when he will be able to return to game action.9-13
$-147
13-10
PGZ. LaVine
out for season
Knee
02/15/17
LaVine will miss the remainder of the season as he underwent surgery to repair a torn ACL in his left knee.9-13
$-147
13-10
CN. Pekovic
out for season
Achilles
09/23/16
Pekovic will not play in the 2016-17 season due to lingering Achilles tendon and ankle injuries.28-43
$-818
37-35
Portland
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
CF. Ezeli
out for season
Knee
03/08/17
Ezeli had season-ending surgery to repair his left knee that has plagued him the entire 2016-17 season.33-38
$-1020
40-32
PFE. Davis
out for season
Shoulder
03/07/17
Davis underwent season-ending arthroscopic left shoulder surgery to fix an injured labrum.9-3
$+486
7-6
NEWS

Covers Preview - Portland shooting guard CJ McCollum enjoyed the top scoring night of his career when he last saw Minnesota uniforms and aims for another strong performance when the Trail Blazers host the Timberwolves on Saturday. McCollum scored 43 points on 16-of-25 shooting when Portland notched a 95-89 victory at Minnesota on Jan. 1.

 
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