Minnesota Timberwolves at Los Angeles Lakers Matchup 3/10/2024

The Los Angeles Lakers (35-30) host the Minnesota Timberwolves (44-20) at Crypto.com Arena, tipping off at 9:30 PM ET on Sunday, March 10, 2024. The Timberwolves are 1.5-point underdogs in the game. The matchup's point total is set at 222.5.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
31-33-1 12-18-1 19-15-0
37-28-1 16-18-1 21-10-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 16-8-0 7-4-0 9-4-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0
220.5 to 225 10-11-0 7-5-0 3-6-0 4-5-1 2-3-0 2-2-1
225.5 to 229 4-6-1 0-3-1 4-3-0 9-6-0 4-3-0 5-3-0
229.5 to 235 3-5-0 0-3-0 3-2-0 6-8-1 5-3-0 1-5-1
235.5 to 240 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 6-9-0 4-5-0 2-4-0
240.5 and over 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 4-6-0 2-3-0 2-3-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
34-30-1 15-15-1 19-15-0
30-34-2 18-17-0 12-17-2
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 6-6-0 5-6-0 1-0-0 4-1-0 3-1-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 6-2-0 6-2-0 0-0-0 2-4-0 1-3-0 1-1-0
-3.5 to -6.5 2-9-0 0-5-0 2-4-0 11-13-0 5-6-0 6-7-0
-0.5 to -3 5-4-1 1-2-1 4-2-0 6-4-1 4-2-0 2-2-1
0 to 3 6-4-0 3-0-0 3-4-0 3-5-1 3-4-0 0-1-1
+3.5 to +6.5 6-2-0 0-0-0 6-2-0 2-6-0 2-1-0 0-5-0
+7 to +10 2-1-0 0-0-0 2-1-0 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0
+10.5 or more 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 21-12 63.6% 57.6 114.6
Underdog 9-6 60% 66.7 111.3
After Win 31-11 73.8% 52.4 113.7
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 23-11 67.6% 50 118.2
Favorite 22-12 64.7% 42.6 118.4
After Win 13-15 46.4% 35.7 117.1

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.4 27.5 28.5 27.8 26.6
111.7 27.5 28 28.4 27.8
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
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
Offense Scoring (Away)
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 (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
115.2 29.8 29.9 29.4 26.1
109.4 27.2 28 27.9 26.3

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

Los Angeles Lakers Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/29/24 LAL 116 @ LAC 112 -3.5 234 54.7% 10 8 38.9% 15 50.6% 16 9 27% 12
2/14/24 LAL 125 vs DET 111 -12 244.5 51.2% 30 7 40% 15 41.7% 17 17 28.6% 10
2/9/24 LAL 106 vs DEN 114 +3 230.5 46.1% 22 10 32% 7 48.5% 7 14 43.8% 12
2/6/24 LAL 124 @ CHA 118 +13 227.5 56.2% 19 7 23.5% 16 49% 14 5 40.6% 9
2/2/24 LAL 114 @ BOS 105 -15.5 237.5 40.4% 26 15 52.8% 7 42.3% 7 14 33.3% 15

Timberwolves vs. Lakers Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Sunday, March 10, 2024
  • Time: 9:30 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: ESPN
  • Favorite: Lakers (-1.5)
  • Total: 222.5

Timberwolves vs. Lakers Matchup Statistics

  • The 117.2 points per game the Lakers score are 10.6 more points than the Timberwolves give up (106.6).
  • The Lakers have a -30 scoring differential, putting up 117.2 points per game (10th in the league) and allowing 117.7 (21st in the NBA).
  • The Timberwolves' +420 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by 6.6 points per game) is a result of putting up 113.2 points per game (19th in NBA) while giving up 106.6 per outing (first in league).
  • Offensively Los Angeles has fared better at home this season, averaging 118.2 points per game, compared to 116.2 per game away from home.
  • Minnesota averages 111.7 points per game at home, and 114.6 on the road.
  • The Lakers have seen an increase in scoring lately, putting up 120.7 points per game in their last 10 contests, 3.5 points more than the 117.2 they've scored this season.
  • While the Timberwolves are scoring 113.2 points per game in 2023-24, they have fallen short of that in their last 10 games, amassing 110.4 points per contest.

Timberwolves vs. Lakers Previous Meetings

Lakers vs Timberwolves (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
12/30/2023 Timberwolves -4 227.5 -175 +145 108-106 MIN
12/21/2023 Timberwolves -8.5 222 -345 +275 118-111 MIN
3/31/2023 Lakers -2 232 -130 +110 123-111 LAL
3/3/2023 Timberwolves -1.5 226 -120 +100 110-102 MIN
10/28/2022 Timberwolves -8 233 -330 +275 111-102 MIN

Lakers Leaders

  • Anthony Davis' numbers on the season are 24.7 points, 12.3 boards and 3.6 assists per contest, shooting 55.5% from the field.
  • LeBron James averages 25.3 points, 7.1 rebounds and 8.0 assists.
  • D'Angelo Russell's numbers on the season are 18.1 points, 3.0 rebounds and 6.2 assists per game, shooting 47.2% from the field and 42.4% from beyond the arc, with an average of 2.9 made treys.
  • Austin Reaves averages 15.7 points, 4.0 rebounds and 5.6 assists, shooting 49.4% from the field and 37.5% from beyond the arc, with 1.8 made treys per game.
  • Spencer Dinwiddie is averaging 12.6 points, 3.3 rebounds and 6.0 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.8 steals and 0.2 blocked shots.

Timberwolves Leaders

  • Per game, Anthony Edwards gets the Timberwolves 26.3 points, 5.2 boards and 5.0 assists. He also averages 1.3 steals and 0.5 blocks.
  • Per game, Rudy Gobert gets the Timberwolves 13.8 points, 12.9 boards and 1.2 assists. He also averages 0.6 steals and 2.1 blocks (eighth in league).
  • The Timberwolves are receiving 10.5 points, 2.9 boards and 6.2 assists per game from Mike Conley.
  • Per game, Naz Reid gets the Timberwolves 12.6 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.1 assists, plus 0.7 steals and 0.8 blocks.
  • Per game, Kyle Anderson provides the Timberwolves 6.2 points, 3.5 boards and 4.1 assists, plus 0.8 steals and 0.5 blocks.

Timberwolves vs. Lakers Injury Report

  • Lakers Injuries: Gabe Vincent: Out (Knee), Anthony Davis: Questionable (Shoulder), Colin Castleton: Out (Wrist), Christian Wood: Out (Knee), LeBron James: Questionable (Ankle), Jarred Vanderbilt: Out (Foot)
  • Timberwolves Injuries: Karl-Anthony Towns: Out (Knee), Jaylen Clark: Out (Achilles), Monte Morris: Questionable (Hamstring), Monte Morris: Questionable (Hamstring)