Minnesota (5th - Northwest) at Denver (3rd - Northwest)

Matchup Details
Wed, Feb 15 - Pepsi Center
TIP OFF - 9:00 PM ET
W/LATSHomeAwayO/U
Minnesota 21-3524-32-014-187-1731-25-0
Denver 25-3029-26-014-1210-1838-16-1
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
REFEREES

Marc Davis - Profile

 
General
Jersey Number8Avg. Home Score108.0
Games Officiated41Avg. Road Score106.2
Home Team ATS15-25-1Home Avg. Margin1.8
Home Team W/L22-19Avg. Total Score214.2
Over/Under vs. the Total
Overall23-18
184.5 or less0-0
185-194.50-2
195-204.53-7
205+20-9
Favorite or Underdog
SpreadHome FavHome Dog
0-4.54-75-5
5-9.53-80-1
10+2-41-0
 
IN-DEPTH
 
 
Recent Games with Minnesota
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar MIN FG Opp FG Reb
12/28/16 @DEN L 103-105 W 4 U 217.0 2.0 42/94 42/81 43-38
12/03/16 @CHA W 125-120 (OT) W 7 O 206.5 12.0 48/106 44/101 51-50
11/15/16 CHA L 108-115 L 2 O 206.0 -5.0 38/89 43/80 43-37
04/01/16 @UTA L 85-98 L 7.5 U 192.0 -5.5 35/79 38/72 34-43
02/06/16 CHI W 112-105 W -3.5 O 205.0 3.5 45/87 40/85 45-31
01/20/16 @DAL L 94-106 (OT) L 6.5 P 200.0 -5.5 40/91 42/97 52-46
04/15/15 OKC L 113-138 L 14 O 211.0 -11.0 39/84 52/95 39-46
03/11/15 @PHO L 97-106 L 5 U 204.5 -4.0 36/81 45/90 34-45
02/09/15 ATL L 105-117 L 6.5 O 206.5 -5.5 42/93 44/86 50-36
01/13/15 @IND W 110-101 W 11 O 195.5 20.0 41/87 39/80 34-41
Recent Games with Denver
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar DEN FG Opp FG Reb
12/28/16 MIN W 105-103 L -4 U 217.0 -2.0 42/81 42/94 38-43
11/18/16 TOR L 111-113 (OT) W 3.5 O 213.0 1.5 39/83 43/94 58-45
03/15/16 @ORL L 110-116 L 3.5 O 215.5 -2.5 40/80 44/81 37-35
02/24/16 @LAC W 87-81 W 11 U 214.0 17.0 34/90 30/85 57-47
02/10/16 @DET W 103-92 W 5 U 207.5 16.0 39/83 38/88 47-42
12/26/15 @SA L 86-101 L 14.5 U 194.0 -0.5 38/86 39/81 36-41
12/20/15 NO L 125-130 L -1 O 204.5 -6.0 45/96 44/78 39-36
11/20/15 PHO L 107-114 L 3 O 206.5 -4.0 41/90 40/79 38-42
03/09/15 NY W 106-78 W -10 U 204.5 18.0 38/87 29/75 48-45
01/23/15 BOS L 99-100 L -6.5 U 203.0 -7.5 37/89 37/75 48-41
 
COLLAPSE

Derek Richardson - Profile

 
General
Jersey Number63Avg. Home Score106.2
Games Officiated31Avg. Road Score102.5
Home Team ATS12-19-0Home Avg. Margin3.7
Home Team W/L16-15Avg. Total Score208.6
Over/Under vs. the Total
Overall15-16
184.5 or less0-0
185-194.51-0
195-204.56-3
205+8-13
Favorite or Underdog
SpreadHome FavHome Dog
0-4.52-40-5
5-9.53-53-1
10+3-41-0
 
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
04/07/16 @SAC W 105-97 W -1 U 222.0 7.0 36/80 36/85 43-47
01/19/16 @NO L 99-114 L 5.5 O 204.0 -9.5 36/76 42/83 39-40
01/10/16 DAL L 87-93 L 4.5 U 199.0 -1.5 33/79 36/77 38-39
03/23/15 @UTA W 106-104 (OT) W 10 O 182.5 12.0 37/78 38/87 37-46
03/15/15 @SA L 97-123 L 14 O 206.5 -12.0 38/86 49/84 40-42
01/30/15 @PHI L 94-103 L -4.5 O 193.0 -13.5 34/76 37/74 38-34
04/02/14 MEM W 102-88 W 4.5 U 198.0 18.5 43/81 40/95 46-38
02/23/14 @POR L 97-108 L 3.5 U 214.5 -7.5 37/94 40/83 48-46
11/04/13 @CLE L 92-93 W 1.5 U 198.5 0.5 34/94 39/85 43-49
Recent Games with Denver
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar DEN FG Opp FG Reb
01/03/17 SAC L 113-120 L -3.5 O 215.0 -10.5 41/82 46/88 32-33
12/20/16 @LAC L 102-119 L 8 O 218.0 -9.0 39/90 47/86 46-37
10/26/16 @NO W 107-102 W 1.5 O 206.5 6.5 37/83 38/92 58-33
03/23/16 PHI W 104-103 L -8.5 U 214.0 -7.5 33/76 37/94 46-45
01/08/16 @MEM L 84-91 L 5.5 U 189.0 -1.5 32/87 30/82 59-43
12/23/15 @PHO W 104-96 W 9 U 207.5 17.0 42/91 36/87 50-46
11/30/15 @MIL L 74-92 L 3.5 U 199.0 -14.5 28/75 35/77 43-38
11/01/15 @OKC L 93-117 L 12 U 213.0 -12.0 35/92 45/86 35-50
12/02/14 POR L 103-105 W 3 U 211.5 1.0 41/81 43/86 41-37
04/15/14 @LAC L 105-117 L 10.5 O 221.5 -1.5 35/82 44/83 43-41
 
COLLAPSE

Ben Taylor - Profile

 
General
Jersey Number46Avg. Home Score106.4
Games Officiated36Avg. Road Score105.9
Home Team ATS15-20-1Home Avg. Margin.5
Home Team W/L16-20Avg. Total Score212.4
Over/Under vs. the Total
Overall22-14
184.5 or less0-0
185-194.51-0
195-204.56-2
205+15-12
Favorite or Underdog
SpreadHome FavHome Dog
0-4.58-61-6
5-9.51-31-2
10+3-31-0
 
IN-DEPTH
 
 
Recent Games with Minnesota
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar MIN FG Opp FG Reb
12/13/16 @CHI W 99-94 W 6 U 207.5 11.0 38/86 38/87 49-42
11/19/16 @MEM L 71-93 L -1.5 U 200.0 -23.5 25/64 29/76 34-46
11/13/16 LAL W 125-99 W -1 O 213.5 25.0 42/80 33/71 44-39
12/07/15 LAC L 106-110 P 4 O 205.5 0.0 36/82 38/86 46-43
04/11/15 @GS L 101-110 W 20 U 214.5 11.0 35/79 42/93 40-50
04/03/15 ORL L 84-97 L 4.5 U 205.5 -8.5 29/64 40/92 30-53
03/04/15 DEN L 85-100 L -7 U 208.0 -22.0 32/82 42/92 43-51
12/23/14 @CLE L 104-125 L 14 O 210.5 -7.0 39/88 44/84 40-38
10/10/14 PHI W 116-110 W -4.5 O 206.0 1.5 47/97 44/82 43-38
04/05/14 @ORL L 92-100 L -2.5 U 201.5 -10.5 36/77 43/79 30-40
Recent Games with Denver
Date vs. Score Line O/U Mar DEN FG Opp FG Reb
12/30/16 PHI L 122-124 L -10.5 O 213.0 -12.5 39/84 38/87 45-44
12/10/16 @ORL W 121-113 W -2 O 205.5 6.0 47/83 43/88 44-31
12/02/16 HOU L 110-128 L -3.5 O 221.0 -21.5 46/104 45/88 54-41
03/25/16 @LAL W 116-105 W -4 O 213.5 7.0 45/94 37/85 48-43
03/04/16 BK L 120-121 (OT) L -6 O 209.0 -7.0 46/96 46/91 50-34
01/27/16 @BOS L 103-111 W 9.5 U 215.0 1.5 36/84 41/96 53-48
01/10/16 CHA W 95-92 W 1.5 U 198.0 4.5 32/77 30/83 44-40
11/06/15 @GS L 104-119 W 17.5 O 211.0 2.5 39/92 46/93 44-53
10/08/15 CHI W 112-94 W 2.5 O 195.0 20.5 39/83 32/93 42-59
04/13/15 @LAC L 103-110 W 18 U 214.0 11.0 38/101 37/82 58-47
 
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RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SGL. Stephenson
Late Feb
Ankle
02/16/17
Stephenson has a Grade 2 left ankle sprain and is expected to be sidelined for two weeks as a result.1-1
$+0
1-1
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.3-5
$-212
7-1
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.3-5
$-212
7-1
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.22-35
$-883
31-26
Denver
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
PGE. Mudiay
Ques Thurs
Back
02/17/17
Mudiay is sidelined with a lingering back injury and it is yet to be determined if he will rejoin the lineup Thursday against the Kings.3-3
$-13
3-3
PFK. Faried
Ques Thurs
Ankle
02/17/17
Faried has missed the last four games with an ankle injury and it is unclear if he will play Thursday against the Kings.1-1
$-2
1-1
SFW. Chandler
Ques Thurs
Illness
02/17/17
Chandler has missed the past two games as he is dealing with an illness and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Kings on Thursday.1-1
$-2
1-1
PFD. Arthur
Ques Thurs
Knee
02/17/17
Aruthur sat out his second-straight game as he is experiencing soreness in his left knee and it is uncertain if he will be a participant in Thursday's contest against the Kings.1-1
$-2
1-1
SFD. Gallinari
Late Feb
Groin
02/11/17
Gallinari has a left groin strain and is expected to be out of action until the end of February.4-5
$-127
5-4
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Denver Nuggets will try to build on their best win of the season when they host the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday in the final game before the All-Star break for both teams. Behind the second career triple-double for forward Nikola Jokic and an NBA record-tying 24 3-pointers, the Nuggets throttled mighty Golden State 132-110 on Monday.

 
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