Minnesota vs Washington. Prediction for the NBA match

"Minnesota" on the eve of the match with "Washington" in the home arena beat "Dallas". Will the Timberwolves be able to succeed in the February 17 NBA regular season game against the Wizards, and what stakes should they choose?

Our Expert Predictions & Analysis on Minnesota vs Washington


Minnesota is eighth in the Western Conference standings with a 31-29 win-loss ratio in the regular season. And the statistics of the Timberwolves' home fights in general looks very nice: 20 wins against 12 losses. Team leader Anthony Edwards is showing excellent form. In the current regular season, he is averaging 24.7 points, 5.9 rebounds, 4.5 assists and 1.6 steals per game.


Washington is 10th in the Eastern Conference standings with 27 wins and 30 losses. It is quite natural that the statistics of the performances of the Wizards in the fights held on the road are also negative: 13 wins with 18 losses. At the same time, the team works out well under its own ring: it takes third place in its conference in terms of the number of rebounds in defense - 34.6 (6.6 is done by Kristaps Porzingis).

Minnesota vs Washington

Minnesota vs Washington facts

  • Minnesota Total Points Over 117.5 - Timberwolves average 115.9 points per game;
  • Washington Total Points under 116.5 - Wizards average 113.6 points per game.

Game Totals Prediction

The teams meet each other for the second time in this regular season. The previous meeting, which took place at the end of November, ended with the victory of "Washington" with a score of 142:127. In that match, Porzingis was the soloist, who scored 41 points. Interestingly, in the last nine matches, Minnesota strictly alternates victories with defeats. According to this schedule, the victory in this match should go to the guests. But the statistics of home and away meetings, as well as the current form of the teams, allows us to give a slight advantage to the Timberwolves.

Our prediction is Minnesota to win with a handicap of (-3.5) points at 1.90 in Mostbet.

In the last ten meetings, Minnesota won six victories. The team in this segment scored an average of 119.2 points per match, allowing their opponents to score exactly 118. Similar indicators of "Washington" (the same six wins in the last ten meetings) look even more confident. The team scored an average of 117.5 points on offense, and on defense they allowed the opponent to score 112.8 per match. The game is likely to be productive, as both teams look good in attack.

Our prediction is over 235.5 points for 1.91.

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