Chicago Bulls at Minnesota Timberwolves Matchup 3/31/2024

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CHI 109 @ MIN 101

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CHI 109 @ MIN 101

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The Minnesota Timberwolves (51-22) host the Chicago Bulls (35-39) at Target Center, starting at 7:00 PM ET on Sunday, March 31, 2024. The Timberwolves are 8-point favorites in the game. The over/under is 213 in the matchup.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
38-34-1 18-18-1 20-16-0
34-39-1 14-21-1 20-18-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 14-18-0 8-9-0 6-9-0 21-10-0 10-6-0 11-4-0
220.5 to 225 7-9-0 3-3-0 4-6-0 11-11-0 7-5-0 4-6-0
225.5 to 229 7-7-0 3-6-0 4-1-0 5-6-1 0-3-1 5-3-0
229.5 to 235 6-2-0 2-1-0 4-1-0 3-5-0 0-3-0 3-2-0
235.5 to 240 2-1-0 1-1-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0
240.5 and over 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
37-38-0 17-21-0 20-17-0
41-32-1 18-17-1 23-15-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 1-3-0 0-2-0 1-1-0 6-7-0 5-7-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 8-7-0 3-2-0 5-5-0 8-3-0 7-3-0 1-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 12-8-0 5-2-0 7-6-0 3-8-0 0-5-0 3-3-0
-0.5 to -3 2-7-0 1-6-0 1-1-0 6-5-1 2-2-1 4-3-0
0 to 3 5-5-0 3-3-0 2-2-0 6-4-0 3-0-0 3-4-0
+3.5 to +6.5 8-7-0 4-5-0 4-2-0 7-2-0 0-0-0 7-2-0
+7 to +10 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 4-1-0 1-0-0 3-1-0
+10.5 or more 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 16-20 44.4% 52.8 112.5
Underdog 16-27 37.2% 48.8 112
After Win 8-15 34.8% 52.2 110.8
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 26-9 74.3% 52.9 111.4
Favorite 40-14 74.1% 52.8 113.6
After Win 31-11 73.8% 52.4 113.7

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
112.8 29.9 28.3 28.4 26.2
112.4 28.7 27.2 29.4 27.1
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
113.5 27.7 27.6 29.9 28.3
112.4 28.9 28.2 28.1 27.2
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.3 28.1 26.9 28.6 27.7
113.7 27.7 29 28.1 28.9
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
112 28.1 28.5 27.9 27.5
108.9 27.2 27.1 28.1 26.5

Chicago Bulls Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/29/24 CHI 132 vs CLE 123 +5.5 217 40% 38 25 35.1% 16 43.3% 19 5 40.7% 12
2/28/24 CHI 95 vs DET 105 -10.5 223 39.8% 18 15 6.9% 6 49.3% 23 8 37.8% 18
2/11/24 CHI 108 @ ORL 114 -5 218 43.4% 14 18 32.4% 8 46.6% 26 13 33.3% 15
2/9/24 CHI 118 @ MEM 110 +5.5 217 54.4% 22 8 46.2% 14 46.2% 13 9 39.1% 9
2/1/24 CHI 117 @ CHA 110 +6 214.5 51.7% 22 11 37.9% 9 44.4% 17 9 34.8% 9

Minnesota Timberwolves Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/29/24 MIN 110 vs MEM 101 -11.5 209 49.4% 22 5 40% 13 38.7% 20 17 29.7% 14
2/28/24 MIN 114 vs SA 105 -13 221.5 46.2% 17 11 41.9% 14 47.6% 15 7 39% 22
2/16/24 MIN 128 @ POR 91 +9.5 217 51.7% 27 11 36.7% 13 37.3% 30 9 27.6% 15
2/14/24 MIN 121 @ POR 109 +8.5 213.5 46.4% 34 12 39.4% 12 44.8% 25 12 37.9% 16
2/9/24 MIN 129 @ MIL 105 +2 226.5 55.2% 16 12 51.2% 8 49.4% 16 10 42.4% 13

Bulls vs. Timberwolves Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Sunday, March 31, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS
  • Favorite: Timberwolves (-8)
  • Total: 213

Bulls vs. Timberwolves Matchup Statistics

  • The Timberwolves average 113 points per game, just 0.7 fewer points than the 113.7 the Bulls allow.
  • The Timberwolves have a +498 scoring differential, topping opponents by 6.8 points per game. They're putting up 113 points per game to rank 18th in the league and are giving up 106.2 per contest to rank first in the NBA.
  • The Bulls have been outscored by 1.6 points per game (posting 112.1 points per game, 23rd in league, while allowing 113.7 per outing, 15th in NBA) and have a -119 scoring differential.
  • Minnesota is putting up 111.4 points per game at home. On the road, it is performing better offensively, averaging 114.5 points per contest.
  • At home Chicago is scoring 111.8 points per game, 0.7 fewer points than it is averaging away (112.5).
  • On offense, the Timberwolves have struggled over their last 10 games, scoring 111.1 points per contest over that span compared to the 113 they've put up over the course of this season.
  • While the Bulls are posting 112.1 points per game in 2023-24, they have improved that mark in their last 10 games, amassing 114 a contest.

Bulls vs. Timberwolves Previous Meetings

Timberwolves vs Bulls (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
2/6/2024 Timberwolves -5.5 217.5 -218 +180 129-123 CHI
3/17/2023 Bulls -3 222.5 -145 +125 139-131 CHI
12/18/2022 Bulls -1.5 234 -120 +100 150-126 MIN

Timberwolves Leaders

  • Anthony Edwards is averaging 26.2 points, 5.5 boards and 5.2 assists. At the other end, he averages 1.3 steals and 0.6 blocked shots.
  • Rudy Gobert averages 13.7 points, 12.9 rebounds and 1.3 assists.
  • Mike Conley averages 11.2 points, 2.9 rebounds and 6 assists.
  • Naz Reid's numbers on the season are 13.1 points, 5.1 rebounds and 1.3 assists per contest, shooting 48% from the field and 40.8% from beyond the arc, with an average of 2 made 3-pointers.
  • Kyle Anderson is averaging 6.6 points, 3.6 boards and 4.3 assists.

Bulls Leaders

  • DeMar DeRozan is averaging 23.4 points, 4.4 boards and 5.2 assists for the Bulls.
  • Per game, Nikola Vucevic gets the Bulls 18 points, 10.6 boards and 3.3 assists. He also averages 0.7 steals and 0.8 blocks.
  • The Bulls are getting 19.3 points, 4.7 boards and 5.3 assists per game from Coby White.
  • The Bulls are getting 8.3 points, 8.8 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game from Andre Drummond.
  • Per game, Ayo Dosunmu gives the Bulls 11.9 points, 2.8 rebounds and 3.1 assists, plus 0.8 steals and 0.5 blocks.

Bulls vs. Timberwolves Injury Report

  • Timberwolves Injuries: Karl-Anthony Towns: Out (Knee), Jaylen Clark: Out (Achilles), Anthony Edwards: Questionable (Finger), Rudy Gobert: Questionable (Rib), Jordan McLaughlin: Questionable (Shoulder)
  • Bulls Injuries: Lonzo Ball: Out (Knee), Zach LaVine: Out (Foot), Julian Phillips: Out (Foot), Patrick Williams: Out (Foot), Alex Caruso: Questionable (Ankle), Ayo Dosunmu: Questionable (Illness)