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HOUSTON ROCKETSMINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES
41-20December 26, 8:00 PM | Target Center13-47
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMSUATSOFFDEFDIFF
Houston41-2035-26103.199.83.3
Minnesota13-4726-32-297.6105.5-7.9
TEAMATS HOMEATS AWAYOUOU HOMEOU AWAY
Houston20-1215-1429-3212-2017-12
Minnesota13-18-113-14-132-27-117-1515-12-1

SMART CHART
HOU TEAM MIN
103.1PTS FOR 97.6
99.8PTS AGNST 105.5
3.3DIFF. -7.9
31.5DEF REBOUNDS 29.6
12.0 OFF REBOUNDS12.3
43.9FG% 43.3
71.8 FT%76.2
11.83 POINTERS 5.0
9.6STEALS 8.4
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
12/26/2012Houston208o-110211o-103208o-110211o-110211o-110211o-110
8:00 PMMinnesota-5-110-5-108-5-110-5-110-5-110-5-110
INJURIES
HOUSTON
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Dwight HowardFOut Indefinitely (knee)
Kostas PapanikolaouFDay-to-Day (ankle)
MINNESOTA
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Anthony BennettFOut Indefinitely (leg)
Robbie HummelFOut Indefinitely (hand)
Shabazz MuhammadGOut For Season (hand)

BETTING TRENDS
HOUSTON
No trends to report
MINNESOTA
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
TEAMSUATSOUAVG SCOREAVG ½ SCOREFG%REB3PT MADESTEALS
Houston6-45-58-2111.456.646.041.483 - 2258.6
Minnesota4-65-58-2106.851.946.346.657 - 1607.0
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYPTSHOMEPTSHOMELINEATSTOTALOUFG% EDGEREB EDGE3PT EDGE
02/17/2012FriMIN111HOU98-5MIN198OMINMINHOU
02/04/2012SatHOU91MIN100-1½MIN204UMINMINMIN
01/30/2012MonMIN120HOU108-6½MIN198OMINMINHOU
01/23/2012MonHOU107MIN92-2HOU196½OHOUHOUHOU
04/13/2011WedHOU121MIN102HOU221½OHOUHOUHOU
02/08/2011TueMIN112HOU108-9MIN216½OMINMINMIN
01/24/2011MonHOU129MIN1253HOU221½OMINMINHOU
11/07/2010SunMIN94HOU120-8½HOU216UHOUMINHOU
03/06/2010SatHOU112MIN98HOU208OHOUHOUHOU
01/13/2010WedMIN114HOU120-9½MIN203½OHOUMINHOU

TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
HOUSTON
DATEDAYSCOREOPPONENTSCORESULINETOTALFG%FT%3PT MADEDAYS REST
12/25/2012Tue120at Chicago97W-4½197½56.183.382
12/22/2012Sat121Memphis96W-1½196½53.780.8122
12/19/2012Wed125Philadelphia103W-8½19956.083.3111
12/17/2012Mon109at New York96W-7½21051.379.2100
12/16/2012Sun96at Toronto103L20041.078.170
MINNESOTA
DATEDAYSCOREOPPONENTSCORESULINETOTALFG%FT%3PT MADEDAYS REST
12/23/2012Sun91at New York94L-8200½40.588.971
12/20/2012Thu99Oklahoma City93W220044.069.690
12/18/2012Tue92at Miami103L-8½20043.073.740
12/17/2012Mon93at Orlando102L19340.666.770
12/15/2012Sat114Dallas106W-4½195½43.681.360
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Houston's Overall Scoring vs Minnesota's Overall Defense103.16105.529
Houston's Away Scoring vs Minnesota's Home Defense105.24102.326
Houston's Road Rebounds vs Minnesota's Home Rebounds Allowed43.51143.315
Minnesota's Overall Scoring vs Houston's Overall Defense97.62299.817
Minnesota's Home Scoring vs Houston's Road Defense96.523103.924
Minnesota's Home Rebounds vs Houston's Road Rebounds Allowed42.52242.39
TEAM NEWS
HOUSTON
Houston Chronicle
MINNESOTA
Minnesota Star Tribune
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
HOUSTON
Houston has the third worst free throw percentage in the league at 71.8.
Houston leads the league in three points made with 11.8 per game.
Houston allows the third highest free throw percentage at 76.8% per game.
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 48.6.
POWER STATS
SHOOTING PERCENTAGE
TEAMOFFDEFDIFF
Houston43.944.1-0.2
Minnesota43.348.6-5.3
REBOUNDING
TEAMOFFDEFTOTAL
Houston12.031.543.6
Minnesota12.329.641.9
ASSIST/TURNOVER RATIO
TEAMASSISTSTURNOVERSRATIO
Houston22.016.11.4
Minnesota21.814.21.5

TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
HOUSTON SUHOMEAWAYATSATS HOMEATS AWAYOFFDEFDIFF
Overall41-2023-918-1135-2620-1215-14103.199.83.3
vs Div5-64-21-45-64-21-498.7102.4-3.6
Last 106-45-11-36-44-22-2104.6102.91.7
vs East18-611-27-414-108-56-5104.596.87.7
vs West23-1412-711-721-1612-79-9102.2101.80.4
MINNESOTA SUHOMEAWAYATSATS HOMEATS AWAYOFFDEFDIFF
Overall13-478-245-2326-32-213-18-113-14-197.6105.5-7.9
vs Div2-81-41-45-4-11-44-0-194.3101.4-7.1
Last 103-72-51-25-4-14-2-11-299.4101.8-2.4
vs East8-165-63-109-155-64-997.5102.2-4.7
vs West5-313-182-1317-17-28-12-19-5-197.7107.7-10.1

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