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MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVESMIAMI HEAT
16-57December 18, 7:30 PM | AmericanAirlines Arena34-39
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMSUATSOFFDEFDIFF
Minnesota16-5731-40-297.9106.0-8.1
Miami34-3934-36-394.796.8-2.1
TEAMATS HOMEATS AWAYOUOU HOMEOU AWAY
Minnesota14-21-117-19-139-32-220-1619-16-2
Miami16-18-218-18-130-42-119-1711-25-1

SMART CHART
MIN TEAM MIA
97.9PTS FOR 94.7
106.0 PTS AGNST96.8
-8.1 DIFF.-2.1
29.5 DEF REBOUNDS29.9
12.0OFF REBOUNDS 8.9
43.8 FG%45.7
77.4FT% 74.3
4.9 3 POINTERS7.0
8.2STEALS 8.1
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
12/18/2012Minnesota196½o-110200o-105196½o-110200o-110200o-110200o-115
7:30 PMMiami-10-110-8½-109-10-110-8-110-8-110-8½-110
INJURIES
MINNESOTA
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Gorgui DiengFDay-to-Day (head)
Kevin GarnettFDay-to-Day (knee)
Kevin MartinGDay-to-Day (hamstring)
Shabazz MuhammadGOut For Season (hand)
Gary NealGDay-to-Day (ankle)
Nikola PekovicCOut Indefinitely (ankle)
Ricky RubioGDay-to-Day (ankle)
MIAMI
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Chris AndersenFDay-to-Day (calf)
Michael BeasleyFDay-to-Day (elbow)
Chris BoshFOut For Season (illness)
Luol DengFDay-to-Day (knee)
Josh McRobertsFOut Indefinitely (knee)
Shabazz NapierGDay-to-Day (hip)
Hassan WhitesideCDay-to-Day (hand)

BETTING TRENDS
MINNESOTA
No trends to report
MIAMI
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
TEAMSUATSOUAVG SCOREAVG ½ SCOREFG%REB3PT MADESTEALS
Minnesota3-75-54-693.748.643.642.477 - 2057.6
Miami7-35-54-6100.549.548.141.155 - 1649.3
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYPTSHOMEPTSHOMELINEATSTOTALOUFG% EDGEREB EDGE3PT EDGE
12/30/2011FriMIA103MIN101MIN209½UMIAMINMIN
04/01/2011FriMIA111MIN9211MIA207½UMIAMIAMIN
11/02/2010TueMIN97MIA129-16½MIA193½OMIAMIAMIA
04/03/2010SatMIA97MIN847MIA192UMIAMIAMIA
02/23/2010TueMIN91MIA88-8MIN191½UMINMINPush
02/18/2009WedMIN111MIA104-9½MIN195½OMINMINMIN
01/13/2009TueMIA99MIN961MIA194½OMINMINMIN
01/08/2008TueMIA91MIN101-1MIN191½OMINMINMIN
12/17/2007MonMIN87MIA91-9MIN194½UMINMIAMIN
03/30/2007FriMIA92MIN771MIA184UMIAMIAMIA

TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
MINNESOTA
DATEDAYSCOREOPPONENTSCORESULINETOTALFG%FT%3PT MADEDAYS REST
12/17/2012Mon93at Orlando102L19340.666.770
12/15/2012Sat114Dallas106W-4½195½43.681.360
12/14/2012Fri113at New Orleans102W18453.470.671
12/12/2012Wed108Denver105W-419943.781.124
12/07/2012Fri91Cleveland73W-8½19142.977.141
MIAMI
DATEDAYSCOREOPPONENTSCORESULINETOTALFG%FT%3PT MADEDAYS REST
12/15/2012Sat102Washington72W-15½19650.666.782
12/12/2012Wed95Golden State97L-8½20647.580.071
12/10/2012Mon101Atlanta92W-6½19858.263.691
12/08/2012Sat106New Orleans90W-14½19358.079.270
12/06/2012Thu92New York112L-9½19942.178.661
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Minnesota's Overall Scoring vs Miami's Overall Defense97.92196.83
Minnesota's Away Scoring vs Miami's Home Defense98.31698.014
Minnesota's Road Rebounds vs Miami's Home Rebounds Allowed41.02439.02
Miami's Overall Scoring vs Minnesota's Overall Defense94.727106.030
Miami's Home Scoring vs Minnesota's Road Defense97.326108.630
Miami's Home Rebounds vs Minnesota's Road Rebounds Allowed39.03043.211
TEAM NEWS
MINNESOTA
Minnesota Star Tribune
MIAMI
Miami Herald
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
MINNESOTA
Minnesota is last in the league scoring three points made with 4.9 per game.
Minnesota has the worst defence in the league allowing 106.0 points per game.
Minnesota has the worst field goal percentage against in the league at 48.6.
MIAMI
Miami has the worst rebounds in the league 38.8.
Miami has allowed the third fewest points in the league at 96.8 per game.
Miami gives up the lowest free throw percentage in the league allowing 73.1% per game.
Miami is second in rebounds allowed in the league at 40.6.
POWER STATS
SHOOTING PERCENTAGE
TEAMOFFDEFDIFF
Minnesota43.848.6-4.9
Miami45.745.50.2
REBOUNDING
TEAMOFFDEFTOTAL
Minnesota12.029.541.5
Miami8.929.938.8
ASSIST/TURNOVER RATIO
TEAMASSISTSTURNOVERSRATIO
Minnesota21.714.41.5
Miami20.113.91.4

TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
MINNESOTA SUHOMEAWAYATSATS HOMEATS AWAYOFFDEFDIFF
Overall16-579-277-3031-40-214-21-117-19-197.9106.0-8.1
vs Div4-92-42-57-5-12-45-1-197.6103.4-5.8
Last 102-80-32-54-60-34-399.8109.9-10.1
vs East9-195-84-1111-175-86-997.8102.9-5.1
vs West7-384-193-1920-23-29-13-111-10-198.0107.9-10.0
MIAMI SUHOMEAWAYATSATS HOMEATS AWAYOFFDEFDIFF
Overall34-3918-1816-2134-36-316-18-218-18-194.796.8-2.1
vs Div4-102-42-66-7-13-2-13-594.898.2-3.4
Last 106-45-01-46-45-01-496.995.61.3
vs East22-2212-1010-1222-20-211-9-211-1195.295.3-0.1
vs West12-176-86-912-16-15-97-7-194.099.2-5.1

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