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Cavaliers vs. Timberwolves NBA Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for March 8

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Cavaliers vs. Timberwolves NBA Odds Prediction, Spread, Tip Off Time, Best Bets for March 8

Cavaliers vs. Timberwolves Game Info

  • Date: Friday, March 8, 2024
  • Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • Venue: Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse -- Cleveland, Ohio
  • Coverage: ESPN, CW43, and BSNX

The Minnesota Timberwolves (44-19) are slight underdogs (by 1 point) to continue a five-game road winning streak when they visit the Cleveland Cavaliers (40-22) on Friday, March 8, 2024 at 7:30 PM ET. The over/under in the matchup is set at 207.5.

Cavaliers vs. Timberwolves Odds & Spread

All NBA betting lines, odds and prop bets are from FanDuel Sportsbook.

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Cavaliers-1-110-110207.5-110-110-116-102

Cavaliers vs. Timberwolves Prediction & Pick

All NBA win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Cavaliers win (70.5%)

Cavaliers vs. Timberwolves Betting Trends

  • The Cavaliers have registered a 31-29-2 record against the spread this season.
  • The Timberwolves have 31 wins against the spread in 63 games this year.
  • This season, Cavaliers games have hit the over 26 times out of 63 chances.
  • Timberwolves games this year have eclipsed the over/under 47.6% of the time (30 out of 63 games with a set point total).
  • Cleveland owns a worse record against the spread at home (15-16-1) than it does in away games (16-13-1).
  • When it comes to over/unders, the Cavaliers hit the over more consistently when playing at home, as they've gone over the total 15 times in 32 opportunities this season (46.9%). In road games, they have hit the over 11 times in 30 opportunities (36.7%).
  • This year, Minnesota is 14-16-1 at home against the spread (.452 winning percentage). Away, it is 17-14-1 ATS (.531).
  • In 2023-24 a lower percentage of the Timberwolves' games have finished above the over/under at home (41.9%, 13 of 31) compared to on the road (53.1%, 17 of 32).

Cavaliers Leaders

  • Jarrett Allen averages 15.9 points, 10.6 rebounds and 2.7 assists.
  • Caris LeVert is averaging 14 points, 4.7 assists and 3.8 rebounds.
  • Darius Garland is averaging 18.2 points, 6.2 assists and 2.3 rebounds.
  • Isaac Okoro's numbers on the season are 9.7 points, 3 boards and 2 assists per game, shooting 50.1% from the field and 39.9% from beyond the arc, with an average of 1.2 made treys.
  • Georges Niang averages 8.6 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1.2 assists, shooting 43.3% from the floor and 36.1% from beyond the arc, with 1.7 made 3-pointers per contest.

Timberwolves Leaders

  • Anthony Edwards averages 26.4 points for the Timberwolves, plus 5.2 boards and 5.1 assists.
  • The Timberwolves are receiving 13.9 points, 12.8 boards and 1.2 assists per game from Rudy Gobert.
  • Per game, Mike Conley gives the Timberwolves 10.5 points, 2.9 rebounds and 6.2 assists, plus 1.1 steals and 0.2 blocks.
  • Per game, Naz Reid gets the Timberwolves 12.3 points, 4.9 rebounds and 1.1 assists, plus 0.7 steals and 0.8 blocks.
  • Per game, Kyle Anderson provides the Timberwolves 6.2 points, 3.5 boards and 4.1 assists, plus 0.8 steals and 0.5 blocks.

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