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New York Knicks vs. Minnesota Timberwolves

The New York Knicks and the Minnesota Timberwolves will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Target Center.

Oddsmakers opened the Timberwolves as -9-point favorites versus the Knicks, while the game's total opened at 207.5.

Minnesota won its last outing, a 104-88 result against the Thunder on January 10. The Timberwolves covered in that game as a -4.5-point favorite, while the 192 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

In their last action, New York was a 122-119 loser at home against the Bulls. They failed to cover the -5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (241) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

New York:
Team record: 19-22 SU,22-19 ATS
New York is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games
New York is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
New York is 3-12 SU in its last 15 games on the road

Team record: 27-16 SU,20-21-2 ATS
Current Streak: won 3 straight games.
Minnesota is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
Minnesota is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Minnesota's last 8 games

Next up:
New York home to New Orleans Sunday, January 14
Minnesota home to Portland Sunday, January 14