Dallas Mavericks at Minnesota Timberwolves Matchup 1/31/2024

The Minnesota Timberwolves (33-14) are 13-point favorites as they take on the Dallas Mavericks (26-21) on January 31, 2024 at Target Center. The contest features one of the best teams in the NBA defending against the 3-pointer versus one of the best shooting squads. The Timberwolves allow just 11.6 treys per game (fifth in league), while the Mavericks knock down 15.2 (second). The matchup's over/under is set at 221.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
26-21-1 14-12-0 12-9-1
21-26-1 8-13-1 13-13-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 13-3-0 6-1-0 7-2-0
220.5 to 225 2-3-0 1-1-0 1-2-0 8-7-0 6-2-0 2-5-0
225.5 to 229 5-4-0 1-3-0 4-1-0 2-5-1 0-2-1 2-3-0
229.5 to 235 5-5-0 3-5-0 2-0-0 3-5-0 0-3-0 3-2-0
235.5 to 240 6-7-0 5-4-0 1-3-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0
240.5 and over 6-5-0 1-2-0 5-3-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
24-24-0 11-15-0 13-9-0
27-20-1 13-8-1 14-12-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 3-2-0 2-1-0 1-1-0 6-3-0 5-3-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 2-3-0 2-1-0 0-2-0 4-1-0 4-1-0 0-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 5-7-0 2-6-0 3-1-0 1-6-0 0-3-0 1-3-0
-0.5 to -3 2-4-0 1-1-0 1-3-0 4-2-1 1-1-1 3-1-0
0 to 3 4-4-0 1-4-0 3-0-0 5-4-0 3-0-0 2-4-0
+3.5 to +6.5 7-4-0 3-2-0 4-2-0 6-1-0 0-0-0 6-1-0
+7 to +10 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
+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 12-9 57.1% 61.9 117.6
Underdog 8-13 38.1% 42.9 115.9
After Win 13-12 52% 48 115.5
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 17-4 81% 59.5 112.7
Favorite 26-9 74.3% 52.9 113.6
After Win 24-11 68.6% 48.6 112.7

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
112.2 29.7 28.4 28.2 25.9
112.9 28.8 27.5 29.5 27.1
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.2 28.4 28.7 26.9 26.2
108.9 26.8 27.6 27.8 26.7
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.7 27.9 27.3 27.9 24.6
112.9 29.3 28.7 28.9 26
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.5 28 28.2 27.7 27.6
109.9 27.6 27.3 28.3 26.7

Dallas Mavericks Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
1/30/24 DAL 131 vs ORL 129 -4 227.5 62.3% 43 3 48.1% 15 51.1% 28 12 47.4% 11
1/25/24 DAL 109 vs PHO 132 +2.5 240 46.1% 18 10 39.5% 14 60% 22 11 41.2% 15
1/23/24 DAL 110 vs BOS 119 +2.5 239 44.3% 14 10 35% 10 46.6% 30 5 32.6% 6
1/18/24 DAL 110 @ LAL 127 -3 244 46.2% 18 11 27.5% 15 53.8% 24 9 42.9% 10
1/15/24 DAL 125 vs NO 120 +4.5 236.5 45.9% 35 13 41.9% 11 50.6% 41 8 30.4% 9

Minnesota Timberwolves Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
1/30/24 MIN 107 @ OKC 101 -2.5 223 48.2% 15 9 48.3% 13 44.3% 22 8 40% 12
1/26/24 MIN 96 @ BKN 94 +4 218.5 49.3% 16 5 47.6% 14 45.5% 16 5 30.3% 13
1/25/24 MIN 118 @ WAS 107 +10.5 230 42% 29 15 28.1% 7 48.1% 29 7 41.7% 21
1/23/24 MIN 125 vs CHA 128 -14 218.5 52.4% 25 6 45% 13 56.8% 18 7 37.8% 10
1/19/24 MIN 118 vs MEM 103 -12 214.5 54.9% 21 6 42.9% 14 45.9% 17 8 41.2% 14

Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2024
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: BSN
  • Favorite: Timberwolves (-13)
  • Total: 221

Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Matchup Statistics

  • The 112.9 points per game the Timberwolves record are 5.7 fewer points than the Mavericks give up (118.6).
  • The Timberwolves outscore opponents by 5.5 points per game (scoring 112.9 points per game to rank 22nd in the league while allowing 107.4 per contest to rank first in the NBA) and have a +258 scoring differential overall.
  • The Mavericks score 118.9 points per game (sixth in NBA) and concede 118.6 (21st in league) for a +16 scoring differential overall.
  • Offensively Minnesota has played worse at home this season, putting up 112.7 points per game, compared to 113.2 per game on the road.
  • At home Dallas is scoring 120 points per game, 2.4 more than it is averaging away (117.6).
  • The Timberwolves' offense has been less effective over their last 10 games, racking up 112.2 points a contest compared to the 112.9 they've averaged this season.
  • The Mavericks are putting up 118.7 points per contest over their past 10 games, which is 0.2 fewer points than their average for the season (118.9).

Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Previous Meetings

Timberwolves vs Mavericks (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
1/7/2024 Timberwolves -2.5 234 -135 +114 115-108 DAL
12/28/2023 Timberwolves -12 228 -750 +525 118-110 MIN
12/14/2023 Timberwolves -1.5 231 -130 +110 119-101 MIN
2/13/2023 Mavericks -6 231.5 -225 +190 124-121 MIN
12/21/2022 Mavericks -2 227.5 -135 +115 104-99 DAL
12/19/2022 Mavericks -6 231 -240 +200 116-106 MIN

Timberwolves Leaders

  • Anthony Edwards averages 25.9 points, 5.2 rebounds and 5.3 assists, shooting 46.3% from the floor and 38.9% from beyond the arc, with 2.5 made treys per contest.
  • Karl-Anthony Towns is averaging 22.6 points, 3.1 assists and 8.7 rebounds.
  • Rudy Gobert's numbers on the season are 13.3 points, 12.5 boards and 1.2 assists per game, shooting 64.1% from the field (fifth in league).
  • Mike Conley is averaging 10.9 points, 2.7 rebounds and 6.4 assists. At the other end, he averages 1 steal and 0.2 blocked shots.
  • Naz Reid is averaging 12.4 points, 4.5 rebounds and 1.1 assists.

Mavericks Leaders

  • Tim Hardaway Jr. averages 18.4 points for the Mavericks, plus 3.8 rebounds and 1.7 assists.
  • Derrick Jones Jr.'s numbers on the season are 10.1 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1 assists per contest. He is draining 48.6% of his shots from the floor and 34.9% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.4 triples.
  • The Mavericks receive 8.3 points per game from Grant Williams, plus 3.6 boards and 1.8 assists.
  • Dante Exum's numbers on the season are 9.2 points, 2.8 boards and 2.8 assists per contest. He is sinking 57.1% of his shots from the field and 47.7% from 3-point range, with an average of 1 treys.
  • The Mavericks are getting 7.9 points, 2.1 boards and 1.8 assists per game from Jaden Hardy.

Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Injury Report

  • Timberwolves Injuries: Jaylen Clark: Out (Achilles), Mike Conley: Questionable (Hamstring)
  • Mavericks Injuries: Kyrie Irving: Out (Thumb), Dante Exum: Doubtful (Knee), Derrick Jones Jr.: Doubtful (Wrist), Luka Doncic: Out (Ankle), Dereck Lively II: Out (Nose)