Heat vs Timberwolves Prediction: Statistical Analysis

Heat vs Timberwolves Prediction: Statistical Analysis

Minnesota Timberwolves will be starting as home favorites in their upcoming play-in game against the Miami Heat. The latest Heat vs Timberwolves Prediction and NBA Odds also favors the win for the host, Timberwolves

In Minneapolis, the Miami Heat (7-9) conclude their four-match road trip against the Minnesota Timberwolves (8-8)

The Miami Heat have been struggling in their last few matches. Recently, the Heat lost 113-87 to the Cavaliers, their third consecutive loss. Injuries have plagued the Miami Heat and many key players have been injured.

The Minnesota Timberwolves are 4th in the Northwest Division and have found some form with 3 back-to-back wins in the last three matches. A recent success was a win over the 76ers in a closely fought-match. Timberwolves defeated 76ers 112-109 led by Edwards. Timberwolves open as Moneyline favorites against the Heat.

Heat vs Timberwolves prediction: Key Stats

Heat suffer a third straight defeat on the Road

The heat hit a new low as they suffered a third straight defeat on the Road. The Cavaliers defeated the Heat with Darius Garland piling on the misery for the Visitors. The Cavaliers increased their lead to 31 points in the third quarter after Cleveland used a 21-2 run to open a 19-point lead in the second quarter. They completed the task easily despite having a history of losing leads in the fourth quarter. The Heat could only muster 38,8% field goals and the 19.9% 3-pointers.

Timberwolves move to home after three wins on the road

The Timberwolves are looking for eye-catching form in the last three matches with three straight wins on the road. Timberwolves have beaten the Cavaliers, Magic, and the 76ers in its last three matches on the road. The Timberwolves are coming off a win against the 76ers as they hung on to defeat 76ers 112-109. With 25 points from Anthony Edwards and 19 from D’Angelo Russell, the Timberwolves won their third straight-away game.

Heat vs. Timberwolves Prediction: Heat Statistics

  • The Heat have lost their last five away game
  • The Heat have averaged 100 points in their last five away fixtures.
  • The five most recent games for the Heat include:
    • the number of games with a difference of 3 points or less: 2
    • Games had a differential of 4-10 points or more: 0
    • The Heat score 110.2 points per game on average. Their most recent game saw them score 87 points.
    • Defensively, the Heats average 31.3 defensive rebounds per match with 7.7 steals and the 3.1 blocks.

Timberwolves vs Heat Prediction: Timberwolves Statistics

The Timberwolves have won 40% of their last five home matches. The Timberwolves are 2-3 in the last five matches. The Timberwolves are averaging 114 points in the last five home games.

In the last five home games the Timberwolves have played:

  • A number of games with a difference of 3 points or less:
  • Games had a differential of 4-10 points or more: 2

The timberwolves average 114.9 points per game. The most recent game saw them scoring below average at 114.9 points with 47.1% Field goals and 33.4% 3-pointers.

Heat vs Timberwolves Odds

Spread

  • Heat: +7.5 (-110)
  • Timberwolves: -7.5 (-110)

MoneyLine

  • Heat: +235
  • Timberwolves: –295

Winning Percentage

  • Heat: 37%
  • Timberwolves: 63%

In most betting sites, the Timberwolves are favored over the Heat, who are on the road.

Heat vs Timberwolves Odds

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Heat vs Timberwolves Prediction: Recent Form

Heat

The Heat are 7-10 and are third in the Southeast division. The Heat in its last five matches has won two and lost three matches. The Heats are 2-0 at home and 0-3 away. The points scoring form has been inconsistent with an average points of 102.

Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves are 4th in the Northwest division. The Timberwolves have won three and lost two of their last five games. out of 5 games, The Timberwolves are 3-1 away and 0-1 at home.

Heat vs Timberwolves Head-to-Head Statistics

There have been 64 regular-season games between these two teams in NBA history. With 34 victories, the Heat are ahead of the Timberwolves. The Timberwolves have won 30 games. The Timberwolves have dominated the last five games, contrary to their overall head-to-head record. The Timberwolves are 4-1 in the last five matches.

Last Meeting: The Timberwolves defeated the Heat 129-126

Key Snippets:

  • In two of the last five meetings, the game saw over 225 points.

Heat vs Timberwolves Prediction: Top Players to watch out for

Miami Heat

Jimmy Butler (Small Forward)

Points Per Game: 20.9 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.6 | Assists Per Game: 6.1

Tyler Herro (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 19.6 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.4 | Assists Per Game: 3.5

Bam Adebayo (Center)

Points Per Game: 19.1 | Rebounds Per Game: 9.1 | Assists Per Game: 3.4

Minnesota Timberwolves

Anthony Edwards (Small Forward)

Points Per Game: 22.1| Rebounds Per Game: 5.8| Assists Per Game: 3.9

Karl-Anthony Towns (Centre)

Points Per Game: 21.3 | Rebounds Per Game: 8.9 | Assists Per Game: 5.1

D’Angelo Russell (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 14.5 | Rebounds Per Game: 3.3 | Assists Per Game: 6.3

Heat vs Timberwolves Prediction and NBA Odds: Predicted Winner

Back to Back games present a mountain of challenges for the Heat. As Minnesota builds up its form, it is slowly becoming more competitive. Additionally, the Timberwolves are ahead in head-to-head competition, and they have everything in their favor. We believe, Timberwolves will cover the Spread.

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