Written and authored by College Basketball Analyst Charlie Red McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for Basketball Betting news and notes. NBA Premium Predictions have been winning at a 70.1% rate and will continue through the 2016 NBA Finals in June of 2016. The (23-32) New York Knicks of the Eastern Conference Atlantic Division will travel to the “TWIN CITIES” for an out of Conference affair. New York takes on the (17-37) Minnesota Timberwolves of the Western Conference Northwest in 2016 NBA action. The teams will play at the Target Center in chilly Minneapolis, Minnesota. Tip-Off time is at 8:00 PM EST. The game is on Saturday, February 20th, 2016. The Best Sports Handicapper believes the New York Knicks are desperate for help at the point guard position. New York didn’t make any moves at the trade deadline. The franchise signed d0league player Jimmer Fredette to a 10-day contract. The Minnesota Timberwolves are young but full of talent. Management must keep their star players in the “LAND OF 10,000 LAKES” The Opening Betting Line has Minnesota as a two-point Home Favorite Against The Spread. The Betting Odds Total is 204′ for Saturday’s game. Read more on our Charlotte Hornets at Milwaukee Bucks game write-up.
The New York Knicks are playing in the New York City borough of Brooklyn on Friday Night. The Knicks will fly to frigid Minneapolis right after the road contest at the Barclays Center. New York is on a six-game losing streak both straight-up and against the spread. New York will be back at the friendly confines of Madison Square Garden on the 22nd of this month. New York is 0-1 under new head coach Kurt Rambis, who takes over for Derek Fisher. New York is third in the Atlantic Conference, thirteen games behind first-place Toronto. The Knicks offense scores 99.1 points per contest, 23rd in the league. Defensively the team ranks thirteenth in the Association. All-Star Carmelo is the team leader in scoring, rebounds, and assists. Rookie power forward Kristaps Porzingis is a rising star and leads New York in shot blocks.
The 2016 Minnesota Timberwolves are 3-1 both straight up and against the spread before the All-Star break. Minnesota is last in the Northwest division, twenty-three games behind first-place Oklahoma City. Minnesota will fly home after Friday’s game in Memphis. Both teams will be equally tired as they play back to back games. Head Coach Sam Mitchell is aware of the young star power on the roster. The team entertained offers from Milwaukee for Ricky Rubio at the trade deadline but passed. The young team is in the bottom third of the league in both offense and defense. Andrew Wiggins leads the team in scoring. 2015 first overall draft pick Karl-Anthony Towns grabs a team-best 10.1 rebounds per contest and blocks nearly two shots per night. Point Guard Rubio is the leader in assists and steals. The key to a Minnesota victory is to play with tempo and not allow New York to set their defense.
The Betting Odds Over The Total are 7-1 New York last eight on Saturday’s.
The Betting Odds Over The Total are 4-1 the last five between the teams.
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