The Raptors extended their franchise-record winning streak to 14 games in beating the Brooklyn Nets 119-118 on Saturday night.
Fred VanVleet scored 29 points, Pascal Siakam scored 20 points, Terence Davis also scored 20 points in his first home start and Matt Thomas had a career-high 15 points.
Toronto are averaging 112.9 Points per Game (PPG), while they are allowing 106.4 (PA). Siakam averages 23.4 PPG, while Serge Ibaka averages 8.0 Rebounds per Game (RPG). They are 20-7 on home-court this season.
The new-look Timberwolves snapped a 13-game losing streak with an incredible 142-115 home-court victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night.
Jordan McLaughlin scored a career-high 24 points, Malik Beasley had 23 points and 10 rebounds and Karl-Anthony Towns added 22 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists.
Minnesota are now averaging 112.2 PPG, while they are allowing 115.5 (PA). Andrew Wiggins (now Golden State Warriors) averages 22.5 PPG, while Robert Covington (now Houston Rockets) averages 6.0 RPG. They are 9-16 on the road this season.
Toronto Raptors vs Minnesota Timberwolves Betting Lines & Prediction
Despite the rejuvenated Timberwolves routing the Clippers, the Raptors are in great form going into this game and with the added benefit of the home-court advantage, have to be the selection to win in predictions in this encounter.
Our NBA betting tip is elsewhere though, where we’ll take the improving Timberwolves to cover the Point Spread of +10 @ odds of -110 (1.90) with bet365.