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MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVESLOS ANGELES LAKERS
16-58December 20, 10:30 PM | STAPLES Center20-53
 
RECENT FORM
TEAMSUATSOFFDEFDIFF
Minnesota16-5831-41-297.7106.0-8.2
LA Lakers20-5336-34-398.9104.7-5.8
TEAMATS HOMEATS AWAYOUOU HOMEOU AWAY
Minnesota14-22-117-19-140-32-221-1619-16-2
LA Lakers17-17-119-17-234-37-216-18-118-19-1

SMART CHART
MIN TEAM LAL
97.7 PTS FOR98.9
106.0 PTS AGNST104.7
-8.2 DIFF.-5.8
29.5 DEF REBOUNDS32.5
11.9OFF REBOUNDS 11.6
43.7FG% 43.6
77.4FT% 74.6
5.0 3 POINTERS6.5
8.2STEALS 7.3
UPDATED ODDS
DateTeamsOpening5Dimes.euOddsShark.comBETONLINE.agSportsBetting.agBOVADA
12/20/2013Minnesota-5-110-6-103-5-110-6-110-6-110-6½-110
10:30 PMLA Lakers212o-110209½o-105212o-110210½o-110210½o-110210o-115
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)
LOS ANGELES
PLAYERPOSDESCRIPTION
Kobe BryantGOut For Season (shoulder)
Jeremy LinGDay-to-Day (illness)
Steve NashGOut for Season (back)
Ronnie PriceGOut for Season (elbow)
Julius RandleFOut For Season (leg)
Nick YoungGOut Indefinitely (knee)

BETTING TRENDS
MINNESOTA
No trends to report
LOS ANGELES
No trends to report
HEAD TO HEAD SUMMARY
TEAMSUATSOUAVG SCOREAVG ½ SCOREFG%REB3PT MADESTEALS
Minnesota1-95-57-398.149.743.444.265 - 1999.5
LA Lakers9-15-57-3104.551.445.947.490 - 2266.4
HEAD TO HEAD DETAIL
DATEDAYAWAYPTSHOMEPTSHOMELINEATSTOTALOUFG% EDGEREB EDGE3PT EDGE
11/10/2013SunMIN113LAL904MIN209UMINMINPush
03/27/2013WedLAL120MIN117MIN205½OLALMINLAL
02/28/2013ThuMIN94LAL116-10LAL205½OLALLALLAL
02/01/2013FriLAL111MIN100LAL200½OMINLALLAL
03/16/2012FriMIN92LAL97-7½MIN196ULALMINLAL
03/09/2012FriLAL105MIN102MIN190½OLALLALMIN
02/29/2012WedMIN85LAL104-7LAL188½OLALLALPush
01/29/2012SunLAL106MIN101-2LAL184OLALMINLAL
03/18/2011FriMIN98LAL106-14MIN200½OLALMINLAL
03/01/2011TueLAL90MIN799LAL205½UMINLALLAL

TEAMS LAST 5 GAMES
MINNESOTA
DATEDAYSCOREOPPONENTSCORESULINETOTALFG%FT%3PT MADEDAYS REST
12/18/2013Wed120Portland109W-2½212½49.580.871
12/16/2013Mon97at Boston101L199½37.857.780
12/15/2013Sun101at Memphis93W3196½44.376.0120
12/13/2013Fri110at San Antonio117L-8½20843.288.5111
12/11/2013Wed106Philadelphia99W-12½21138.586.270
LOS ANGELES
DATEDAYSCOREOPPONENTSCORESULINETOTALFG%FT%3PT MADEDAYS REST
12/17/2013Tue96at Memphis92W-2½19349.378.970
12/16/2013Mon100at Atlanta114L-6204½47.681.051
12/14/2013Sat88at Charlotte85W-319839.091.37-1
12/13/2013Fri97at Oklahoma City122L-12½21141.458.171
12/10/2013Tue108Phoenix114L-320648.878.151
SUPERGRID
 RANK RANK
Minnesota's Overall Scoring vs LA Lakers's Overall Defense97.721104.728
Minnesota's Away Scoring vs LA Lakers's Home Defense98.317102.527
Minnesota's Road Rebounds vs LA Lakers's Home Rebounds Allowed41.02444.126
LA Lakers's Overall Scoring vs Minnesota's Overall Defense98.917106.030
LA Lakers's Home Scoring vs Minnesota's Road Defense99.520108.630
LA Lakers's Home Rebounds vs Minnesota's Road Rebounds Allowed44.9743.211
TEAM NEWS
MINNESOTA
Minnesota Star Tribune
LOS ANGELES
L.A. Times
TOP 3/BOTTOM 3
MINNESOTA
Minnesota is last in the league scoring three points made with 5.0 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.
LOS ANGELES
Los Angeles has the third worst defence in the league, allowing 104.7 points per game.
Los Angeles has the third worst field goal percentage against allowing 46.1.
POWER STATS
SHOOTING PERCENTAGE
TEAMOFFDEFDIFF
Minnesota43.748.6-4.9
LA Lakers43.646.1-2.5
REBOUNDING
TEAMOFFDEFTOTAL
Minnesota11.929.541.4
LA Lakers11.632.544.1
ASSIST/TURNOVER RATIO
TEAMASSISTSTURNOVERSRATIO
Minnesota21.714.41.5
LA Lakers20.912.71.6

TEAM VS DIVISION OR CONFERENCE
MINNESOTA SUHOMEAWAYATSATS HOMEATS AWAYOFFDEFDIFF
Overall16-589-287-3031-41-214-22-117-19-197.7106.0-8.2
vs Div4-102-52-57-6-12-55-1-196.6103.4-6.8
Last 102-80-42-44-60-44-298.3109.0-10.7
vs East9-195-84-1111-175-86-997.8102.9-5.1
vs West7-394-203-1920-24-29-14-111-10-197.7107.9-10.2
LOS ANGELES SUHOMEAWAYATSATS HOMEATS AWAYOFFDEFDIFF
Overall20-5311-249-2936-34-317-17-119-17-298.9104.7-5.8
vs Div2-102-40-64-7-12-3-12-4104.2114.4-10.3
Last 103-71-32-45-4-12-23-2-197.2100.5-3.3
vs East12-189-63-1217-12-111-46-8-199.6102.2-2.6
vs West8-352-186-1719-22-26-13-113-9-198.4106.4-8.0

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