The Los Angeles Lakers have scored more than 130 points in two of their last three games, and on Sunday, they face a Minnesota Timberwolves team that will be missing two of their top scorers in Karl-Anthony Towns and D'Angelo Russell. Minnesota has won the previous two meetings between the teams this season, but the Lakers have a chance to get their first win against the Wolves at home at 9:30 p.m. ET. Over his last six games, LeBron James has averaged 36.8 points and 10.3 rebounds, but he scored just 18 points in the only game he's played against Minnesota this season.
Los Angeles is favored by eight points in the latest Lakers vs. Timberwolves odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 223.5. Before you make any Timberwolves vs. Lakers picks and predictions, you'll want to see what the SportsLine Projection Model is saying.
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