The New York Knicks host the Minnesota Timberwolves at Madison Square Garden at 7:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday. Minnesota is favored by three points at Caesars Sportsbook, while the Over-Under is set at 215 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our NBA odds page).
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The model knows Minnesota is athletic and physical, leading to a strong defense. The Wolves are allowing only 107.9 points per 100 possessions, a top-10 figure in the NBA. Minnesota leads the league in creating turnovers, forcing 17.0 per game, and the Wolves rank in the top five in steals and blocks. Opponents are shooting only 44.8 percent against the Wolves with 33.7 percent shooting from three-point range. Minnesota is also strong at preventing points in the paint, with the Knicks entering as a bottom-five team in assists and two-point shooting.
The model also knows the Knicks should be able to able focus on offensive advantages. New York is securing 28.6 percent of available offensive rebounds this season, also ranking in the top eight of the NBA in second-chance points with 14.2 per game. The Knicks also take care of the ball well, committing only 13.3 turnovers per game, and New York is in the top ten in three-pointers (13.1 per game) and three-point accuracy (36 percent). Minnesota is dead-last in the NBA in free throw attempts allowed and defensive rebound rate.
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