The Minnesota Timberwolves visit the Memphis Grizzlies for a pivotal Game 5 matchup at 7:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday. Memphis is favored by six points at Caesars Sportsbook, while the Over-Under is set at 232.5 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our NBA odds page).
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The model knows the Wolves are very good on the offensive end. Minnesota scored nearly 1.14 points per possession in the regular season, and the Wolves led the NBA in 3-pointers per game. Minnesota also averaged 25.7 assists per game, with top-five marks in second-chance points and fast break points. On defense, the Wolves led the NBA in turnover creation during the regular season, posting top-three marks in the league in steals and blocks.
The model also knows the Grizzlies excel on defense. Memphis is holding Minnesota to 1.07 points per possession, and the Grizzlies allowed fewer than 1.09 points per possession in the regular season. The Grizzlies led the NBA in steals per game and blocks per game in 2021-22, with a top-three mark in turnover creation overall. On offense, the Grizzlies led the league in offensive rebound rate, second-chance points, and fast break points, with a top-five overall mark in offensive efficiency.
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