Minnesota has only made the playoffs once since 2005, but it has a chance to clinch a berth when it faces the Clippers in the 2022 NBA playoffs play-in tournament on Tuesday night. The Timberwolves posted a winning record for the second time in 17 seasons, while the Clippers are trying to build on last season’s trip to the Western Conference finals. Los Angeles won three of the four meetings between these teams in the regular season, but the Timberwolves won the most recent matchup. Tuesday’s winner will face second-seeded Memphis in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs next week.
Tipoff is set for 9:30 p.m. ET from the Target Center in Minneapolis. Minnesota is listed as a three-point favorite in the latest Clippers vs. Timberwolves odds from Caesars Sportsbook, with the over-under set at 230.5. Before making any Timberwolves vs. Clippers picks, be sure to check out the NBA predictions and betting advice from SportsLine’s advanced computer simulation model.
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Now, the model has set its sights on Clippers vs. Timberwolves, and just locked in its picks and NBA playoff predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see its picks. Now, here are several NBA betting lines and trends for Timberwolves vs. Clippers:
Clippers vs. Timberwolves spread: Minnesota -3Clippers vs. Timberwolves over-under: 230.5 pointsClippers vs. Timberwolves money line: Los Angeles +130, Minnesota -150LAC: Clippers are 4-1 ATS in their last five games overallMIN: Over is 5-0 in Timberwolves’ last five Tuesday games
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