Toronto Raptors vs Minnesota Timberwolves Betting Preview: Point Spread, Moneylines, Odds

The Toronto Raptors (20-25) play the Minnesota Timberwolves (22-24) as 5.5-point favorites on Thursday, January 19, 2023 at 8:00 PM ET on BSNX and SportsNet. The matchup’s over/under is set at 231.5.

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Raptors vs. Timberwolves Game Time and Odds

  • Game Day: Thursday, January 19, 2023
  • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: BSNX and SportsNet
  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Arena: Target Center
  • Moneyline favorite: Raptors (-212)
  • Spread: Raptors (-5.5)
  • Total: 231.5

Raptors vs. Timberwolves Betting Stats and Trends

  • The Raptors are 22-23-0 against the spread this season.
  • In games this season when favored by 5.5 points or more, Toronto is 5-6 against the spread.
  • Games involving the Raptors have hit the over 24 times out of 46 chances this season.
  • Toronto and its opponents have gone over the current 231.5-point total in 15 of 45 games (33.3%) this season.
  • The Raptors and their opponents score an average of 224.4 points per game, 7.1 fewer than Thursday’s total.
  • The Timberwolves have covered the spread 20 times this year (20-25-1).
  • Minnesota has an ATS record of 2-4 when playing as at least 5.5-point underdogs.
  • This season, Timberwolves games have hit the over 22 times.
  • Minnesota’s games have gone over 231.5 points in 21 of 46 chances this season.
  • The 230.7 PPG average total in Timberwolves games this season is 0.8 points fewer than this game’s over/under.

Raptors vs. Timberwolves Statistics and Rankings

Raptors Rank Raptors AVG Timberwolves AVG Timberwolves Rank
23rd 112.2 Points Scored 115.1 12th
9th 112.1 Points Allowed 115.6 19th
20th 42.6 Rebounds 41.4 26th
4th 12.6 Off. Rebounds 9.2 24th
26th 10.8 3pt Made 11.3 21st
24th 23.1 Assists 25.3 11th
1st 11.4 Turnovers 15.2 27th

Raptors vs. Timberwolves Stats and Trends

  • The Raptors have covered the spread five times in their last 10 contests while putting up a 5-5 record straight-up in those games.
  • Toronto’s past 10 outings saw six hit the over.
  • The past 10 Toronto games averaged 6.4 fewer points (225.1) than this matchup’s over/under.
  • Over their past 10 games, the Raptors have a points-per-game average 3.5 points above their season-long scoring average.
  • The Timberwolves have a 6-3-1 record against the spread while going 6-4 overall in their past 10 games.
  • Minnesota has gone over the total in five of its last 10 outings.
  • Minnesota’s average total over the last 10 games is 0.8 points fewer than the 231.5 over/under listed for this matchup.
  • In their past 10 games, the Timberwolves are scoring 1.4 more points per game than their season-long scoring average, 115.1 PPG.

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