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MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVESBOSTON CELTICS
13-45December 5, 7:30 PM | TD Garden23-34
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMSUATSOFFDEFDIFF
Minnesota13-4626-31-297.8105.6-7.8
Boston23-3433-24101.6102.7-1.1
TEAMATS HOMEATS AWAYOUOU HOMEOU AWAY
Minnesota13-17-113-14-132-26-117-1415-12-1
Boston16-1417-1031-25-118-11-113-14

SMART CHART
MIN TEAM BOS
97.7 PTS FOR101.6
105.5 PTS AGNST102.7
-7.8 DIFF.-1.1
29.4 DEF REBOUNDS32.9
12.4OFF REBOUNDS 11.2
43.4 FG%44.3
76.1FT% 75.2
5.0 3 POINTERS8.0
8.5STEALS 8.1
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
12/05/2012Minnesota190o-110193o-103190o-110193o-110193o-110193o-110
7:30 PMBoston-6½-110-5½-108-6½-110-5½-115-5½-115-5½-115
INJURIES
MINNESOTA
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Anthony BennettFOut Indefinitely (leg)
Robbie HummelFOut Indefinitely (hand)
Kevin MartinGDay-to-Day (illness)
Shabazz MuhammadGOut For Season (hand)
Nikola PekovicCDay-to-Day (ankle)
BOSTON
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Kelly OlynykCOut Indefinitely (ankle)
Jared SullingerFOut Indefinitely (foot)

BETTING TRENDS
MINNESOTA
No trends to report
BOSTON
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
TEAMSUATSOUAVG SCOREAVG ½ SCOREFG%REB3PT MADESTEALS
Minnesota0-106-43-791.643.442.140.450 - 1737.5
Boston10-04-63-799.848.346.342.453 - 1577.3
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYPTSHOMEPTSHOMELINEATSTOTALOUFG% EDGEREB EDGE3PT EDGE
03/30/2012FriBOS100MIN791BOS190UBOSPushMIN
03/27/2011SunBOS85MIN828MIN191UBOSMINMIN
01/03/2011MonMIN93BOS96-8MIN204UBOSMINPush
12/20/2009SunMIN104BOS122-14BOS196OBOSBOSBOS
11/04/2009WedBOS92MIN9012MIN187UMINMINBOS
02/01/2009SunMIN101BOS109-11½MIN195½OMINBOSPush
11/21/2008FriBOS95MIN786BOS183½UBOSBOSBOS
02/08/2008FriBOS88MIN86MIN191UBOSMINBOS
01/25/2008FriMIN86BOS87-14MIN190UBOSBOSMIN
03/04/2007SunMIN117BOS124BOS192OMINBOSMIN

TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
MINNESOTA
DATEDAYSCOREOPPONENTSCORESULINETOTALFG%FT%3PT MADEDAYS REST
12/04/2012Tue105at Philadelphia88W-3187½53.258.8132
11/30/2012Fri95Milwaukee85W-1½194½39.170.480
11/28/2012Wed95at LA Clippers101L-9194½37.877.160
11/27/2012Tue97at Sacramento89W-119545.883.361
11/24/2012Sat85at Golden State96L-319738.473.750
BOSTON
DATEDAYSCOREOPPONENTSCORESULINETOTALFG%FT%3PT MADEDAYS REST
12/01/2012Sat88at Milwaukee91L-3195½41.582.460
11/30/2012Fri96Portland78W-4½192½49.390.061
11/28/2012Wed83Brooklyn95L-4189½42.775.012
11/25/2012Sun116at Orlando110W518944.878.970
11/23/2012Fri108Oklahoma City100W19748.887.591
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Minnesota's Overall Scoring vs Boston's Overall Defense97.722102.725
Minnesota's Away Scoring vs Boston's Home Defense98.914101.925
Minnesota's Road Rebounds vs Boston's Home Rebounds Allowed41.32443.921
Boston's Overall Scoring vs Minnesota's Overall Defense101.611105.529
Boston's Home Scoring vs Minnesota's Road Defense102.410109.130
Boston's Home Rebounds vs Minnesota's Road Rebounds Allowed44.7743.313
TEAM NEWS
MINNESOTA
Minnesota Star Tribune
BOSTON
Boston Globe
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
MINNESOTA
Minnesota is last in the league scoring three points made with 5.0 per game.
Minnesota has given up the second most points in the league at 105.5 per game.
Minnesota has the worst field goal percentage against in the league at 48.7.
BOSTON
Boston allows the second highest free throw percentage in the league at 77.0% per game.
POWER STATS
SHOOTING PERCENTAGE
TEAMOFFDEFDIFF
Minnesota43.448.7-5.3
Boston44.345.0-0.7
REBOUNDING
TEAMOFFDEFTOTAL
Minnesota12.329.641.9
Boston11.232.944.1
ASSIST/TURNOVER RATIO
TEAMASSISTSTURNOVERSRATIO
Minnesota21.914.31.5
Boston24.513.61.8

TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
MINNESOTA SUHOMEAWAYATSATS HOMEATS AWAYOFFDEFDIFF
Overall13-468-235-2326-31-213-17-113-14-197.8105.6-7.8
vs Div2-71-31-45-3-11-34-0-195.3101.6-6.2
Last 104-63-41-26-3-15-1-11-299.9100.7-0.8
vs East8-165-63-109-155-64-997.5102.2-4.7
vs West5-303-172-1317-16-28-11-19-5-198.0107.9-9.9
BOSTON SUHOMEAWAYATSATS HOMEATS AWAYOFFDEFDIFF
Overall23-3414-169-1833-2416-1417-10101.6102.7-1.1
vs Div7-43-34-17-43-34-1104.698.16.6
Last 106-45-11-38-26-02-2104.2101.52.7
vs East14-199-95-1019-149-910-5101.5101.30.2
vs West9-155-74-814-107-57-5101.7104.5-2.8

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