Minnesota (5th - Northwest) at Utah (1st - Northwest)

Matchup Details
Wed, Mar 1 - Vivint Smart Home Arena
TIP OFF - 9:00 PM ET
W/LATSHomeAwayO/U
Minnesota 24-3628-32-015-189-1832-28-0
Utah 37-2327-32-120-1117-1230-30-0
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
REFEREES

Curtis Blair - Profile

 
General
Jersey Number74Avg. Home Score108.4
Games Officiated38Avg. Road Score104.2
Home Team ATS19-19-0Home Avg. Margin4.1
Home Team W/L25-13Avg. Total Score212.6
Over/Under vs. the Total
Overall23-15
184.5 or less0-0
185-194.51-3
195-204.55-2
205+17-10
Favorite or Underdog
SpreadHome FavHome Dog
0-4.53-14-4
5-9.56-71-3
10+5-30-1
 
IN-DEPTH
 
 
Recent Games with Minnesota
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar MIN FG Opp FG Reb
01/30/17 ORL W 111-105 (OT) L -8 O 212.0 -2.0 40/92 41/96 51-48
10/21/16 CHA W 109-74 W -7 U 193.5 28.0 41/84 25/79 56-37
10/30/15 @DEN W 95-78 W 3.5 U 204.0 20.5 30/71 29/95 49-51
10/12/15 @TOR L 105-112 L 6 O 203.5 -1.0 37/82 36/77 38-45
03/11/15 @PHO L 97-106 L 5 U 204.5 -4.0 36/81 45/90 34-45
02/23/15 @HOU L 102-113 L 8 O 214.0 -3.0 31/93 39/94 58-56
01/31/15 CLE L 90-106 L 10.5 U 204.0 -5.5 34/82 42/87 35-52
01/17/14 @TOR L 89-94 L 1 U 205.0 -4.0 36/82 34/78 44-43
12/28/13 @MIL W 117-95 W -7.5 O 203.5 14.5 43/90 40/89 52-43
12/15/13 @MEM W 101-93 W -3.5 U 196.5 4.5 35/79 37/83 44-47
Recent Games with Utah
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar UTA FG Opp FG Reb
01/14/17 ORL W 114-107 L -12 O 195.5 -5.0 41/83 38/82 44-40
01/03/17 @BOS L 104-115 L 5.5 O 200.0 -5.5 38/82 41/74 35-32
11/06/16 @NY W 114-109 W -2.5 O 193.5 2.5 38/75 42/83 34-39
03/11/16 WAS W 114-93 W -4.5 O 196.0 16.5 38/67 35/80 42-29
01/09/16 MIA W 98-83 W 1 U 182.5 16.0 39/71 34/82 37-39
12/18/15 DEN W 97-88 W -5.5 U 194.0 3.5 34/73 31/79 39-44
11/28/15 NO W 101-87 W -5.5 U 195.5 8.5 38/82 29/69 49-35
12/01/14 DEN L 101-103 W 3.5 U 206.0 1.5 36/84 41/87 48-39
03/24/14 DET L 94-114 L 2 O 203.5 -18.0 34/83 46/83 33-53
02/03/14 TOR L 79-94 L 5 U 192.0 -10.0 32/78 37/84 39-44
 
COLLAPSE

Michael Smith - Profile

 
General
Jersey Number38Avg. Home Score108.1
Games Officiated45Avg. Road Score103.3
Home Team ATS26-19-0Home Avg. Margin4.8
Home Team W/L31-14Avg. Total Score211.5
Over/Under vs. the Total
Overall22-23
184.5 or less0-0
185-194.53-1
195-204.57-6
205+12-16
Favorite or Underdog
SpreadHome FavHome Dog
0-4.510-44-3
5-9.53-64-3
10+4-21-1
 
IN-DEPTH
 
 
Recent Games with Minnesota
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar MIN FG Opp FG Reb
01/17/17 @SA L 114-122 W 12 O 202.0 4.0 36/73 43/84 39-34
11/12/16 LAC L 105-119 L 5 O 207.5 -9.0 40/89 40/76 39-42
03/04/16 @MIL L 101-116 L 5 O 215.0 -10.0 42/87 43/83 43-37
01/29/16 @UTA L 90-103 L 8.5 O 192.0 -4.5 35/75 40/76 38-40
11/29/15 @LAC L 99-107 W 10 O 205.5 2.0 37/82 39/75 39-39
11/23/15 PHI W 100-95 L -7.5 U 201.0 -2.5 36/78 32/78 41-41
10/18/15 @MEM L 68-90 L 5.5 U 191.0 -16.5 26/69 33/73 39-41
03/22/15 CHA L 98-109 L 5.5 O 198.5 -5.5 41/74 45/89 32-42
02/11/15 GS L 91-94 W 9.5 U 217.5 6.5 33/86 40/90 50-49
01/07/15 PHO L 111-113 W 8 O 216.0 6.0 44/92 46/96 46-41
Recent Games with Utah
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar UTA FG Opp FG Reb
02/09/17 @DAL L 105-112 (OT) L -2.5 O 193.5 -9.5 39/85 44/87 43-37
11/07/16 @PHI W 109-84 W -5 O 189.5 20.0 43/85 31/77 45-42
11/01/16 @SA W 106-91 W 9.5 O 186.0 24.5 38/76 33/76 39-34
04/08/16 LAC L 99-102 (OT) L -14 O 184.0 -17.0 36/82 37/83 47-44
03/02/16 @TOR L 94-104 L 5 O 193.0 -5.0 37/83 40/80 33-45
01/29/16 MIN W 103-90 W -8.5 O 192.0 4.5 40/76 35/75 40-38
01/22/16 @BK W 108-86 W -6 O 188.5 16.0 43/75 33/75 40-24
03/12/15 HOU W 109-91 W 2 O 190.5 20.0 44/92 34/79 57-37
01/13/15 GS L 105-116 L 8 O 202.0 -3.0 39/81 46/91 44-31
03/19/14 @MEM L 86-96 W 11.5 U 187.5 1.5 37/84 36/81 39-46
 
COLLAPSE

Derrick Stafford - Profile

 
General
Jersey Number9Avg. Home Score104.4
Games Officiated44Avg. Road Score104.1
Home Team ATS16-26-2Home Avg. Margin.3
Home Team W/L21-23Avg. Total Score208.5
Over/Under vs. the Total
Overall24-19
184.5 or less0-0
185-194.51-4
195-204.55-3
205+18-12
Favorite or Underdog
SpreadHome FavHome Dog
0-4.55-85-7
5-9.54-31-4
10+1-30-1
 
IN-DEPTH
 
 
Recent Games with Minnesota
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar MIN FG Opp FG Reb
02/04/17 MEM L 99-107 L -4.5 O 203.5 -12.5 35/84 32/77 45-42
10/26/16 @MEM L 98-102 L -1.5 O 199.5 -5.5 36/86 36/80 45-45
02/24/16 @TOR L 105-114 W 9.5 O 211.5 0.5 37/74 41/85 36-39
01/29/16 @UTA L 90-103 L 8.5 O 192.0 -4.5 35/75 40/76 38-40
01/13/16 @HOU L 104-107 W 8 O 207.0 5.0 36/78 37/75 43-39
12/23/15 SA L 83-108 L 11 U 194.5 -14.0 30/72 44/82 31-47
11/20/15 DET L 86-96 L 2.5 U 202.0 -7.5 33/77 40/87 40-45
02/11/15 GS L 91-94 W 9.5 U 217.5 6.5 33/86 40/90 50-49
01/30/15 @PHI L 94-103 L -4.5 O 193.0 -13.5 34/76 37/74 38-34
04/11/14 HOU W 112-110 W -1 O 218.0 1.0 41/94 36/83 50-52
Recent Games with Utah
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar UTA FG Opp FG Reb
01/13/17 DET W 110-77 W -11 U 191.0 22.0 43/80 30/76 47-35
12/21/16 SAC L 93-94 L -8 U 193.5 -9.0 33/74 34/74 43-41
11/29/16 HOU W 120-101 W 1 O 204.5 20.0 41/74 37/91 40-38
11/11/16 @ORL W 87-74 W -5 U 191.0 8.0 33/81 26/78 52-43
01/29/16 MIN W 103-90 W -8.5 O 192.0 4.5 40/76 35/75 40-38
10/31/15 @IND W 97-76 W 3.5 U 191.5 24.5 39/88 28/70 47-34
03/18/15 WAS L 84-88 L -3 U 180.5 -7.0 34/82 33/63 36-41
01/18/15 @SA L 69-89 L 12 U 195.5 -8.0 28/84 31/80 48-49
11/26/14 @OKC L 82-97 L 4.5 U 185.0 -10.5 31/70 40/83 38-45
11/03/14 @LAC L 101-107 W 9.5 O 204.0 3.5 36/77 41/81 43-35
 
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RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
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.5-6
$+88
8-3
PFA. Payne
Out indefinitely
Illness
02/08/17
Payne will be sidelined for an extended period of time as he is dealing with a blood disorder known as thrombocytopenia.5-6
$+88
8-3
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.24-36
$-583
32-28
Utah
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
No injuries to report.
NEWS

Covers Preview - Andrew Wiggins has been one of the better offensive players in the NBA recently and the Minnesota standout looks to post another solid outing when the Timberwolves visit the Utah Jazz on Wednesday. Wiggins has scored 20 or more points in a franchise-record 18 consecutive games and is averaging 31 points over the past nine games.

 
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