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Play Time: 11/17/2021 21:00
The Minnesota Timberwolves play host to the Sacramento Kings at the Target Center on Wednesday night.
After an impressive blowout win over the LA Lakers last Friday, the Minnesota Timberwolves have lost two games in a row and eight of their last nine games. Minnesota are 4-9 following a 99-96 loss to the Phoenix Suns on Monday. They kept the game close against the Phoenix Suns, but they were not able to hit a shot in the final seconds of the game. Karl Anthony-Towns was the leading scorer for Minnesota with 34 points and grabbed a team-high 13 rebounds. However, Minnesota shot only 36.5% overall and committed 21 turnovers compared to only 15 for Phoenix.s
The Sacramento Kings ended a four-game losing streak with a win over the Detroit Pistons on Monday. The Kings were in the third game of a four-game road trip and made quick work of the Pistons. On Monday, the Kings defeated the Detroit Pistons 129-107 led by Buddy Hield’s 22 points, while Tyrese Haliburton scored 17 points and handed out 10 assists. The Kings are scoring an average of 110.3 points per game while shooting 45.5% overall and 34.3% from 3-point territory.
Minnesota's struggles continued as the Timberwolves have lost nine of their first 13 straight up and have failed to cover the number in seven of the last nine. The Kings are back in the win column and would want to go on a winning streak. Therefore, expect the confident Sacramento Kings to win.
Tips: Sacramento Kings +2