Minnesota Timberwolves vs Los Angeles Lakers – Preview, Tips and Odds

NBA
Minnesota Timberwolves
Final
111:102
Los Angeles Lakers
Highlights and Stats


Los Angeles Lakers are scheduled to play against Minnesota Timberwolves at the Target Center on 10/28 at 08:00 PM EST. The Wolves are at 7th position in the Western Conference standings with a balance of 3-2 and the Lakers are on the last 15th spot at this time, with a disastrous record of 0-4.

Minnesota Timberwolves vs Los Angeles Lakers Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 10-12-2022
TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Minnesota Timberwolves
Minnesota Timberwolves
30 32 25 31 118
Los Angeles Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers
30 24 26 33 113

When Minnesota Timberwolves last stood up against the Lakers earlier this month at Crypto.com Arena, the game ended with the score of 118-113 in favor of Wolves. Naz Reid had a great game and finished with a double-double to his name, scoring 22 points, grabbing 13 rebounds and providing 2 assists. On the other half of the court, LeBron James was the top performer also concluding with a double-double, of 25 points, 11 rebounds and 3 assists. This was not enough for his team to steal the victory. LA Lakers have the worse H2H balance in the last five games, recording 4 losses, while winning just once in the process. There were 217.0 points scored on average across those five encounters.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team10-12-202210-06-202203-16-202201-02-202212-17-2021
Minnesota Timberwolves
Minnesota Timberwolves
118114124 103110
Los Angeles Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers
113 99 104108 92

Minnesota Timberwolves Form

*Last 10 Minnesota Timberwolves Games - 7:3
10-26-202210-24-202210-23-202210-21-202210-19-202210-14-202210-12-202210-09-202210-06-202210-04-2022
134:122vs San Antonio Spurs106:115vs San Antonio Spurs106:116@ Oklahoma City Thunder126:132vs Utah Jazz115:108vs Oklahoma City Thunder102:112vs Brooklyn Nets113:118@ Los Angeles Lakers117:119@ Los Angeles Clippers99:114@ Los Angeles Lakers111:121@ Miami Heat

Minnesota Timberwolves were last on the court against San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday, 26th of October when ending on the winning side of a 134-122 score. The team’s main contributor in that clash was Anthony Edwards who ended notching 34 points, assisting 9 times and grabbing 3 rebounds. The Wolves shot a very good 65.0% from the floor, 62.5% from the free throw line and a great 58.8% from beyond the arc. Minnesota is 3-2 this campaign and is currently on a W1 streak. The team is performing on a mediocre level at the Target Center with 2-2 home record. The Wolves will face San Antonio Spurs at AT&T Center in their next outing on Sunday, October 30th.

Minnesota Timberwolves Averages this Season

  • Points For
    119.40
  • Points Against
    116.60
  • Assits
    26.45
  • Rebounds
    48.82
  • Steals
    9.27
  • Turnovers
    15.18
  • Blocks
    5.18
  • Points Difference
    2.80

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Minnesota Timberwolves Standout Performer

  • Anthony Edwards

    Anthony Edwards has taken the mantle as the team's top performer this season, averaging 22.8 points, 4.6 assists and 7.4 rebounds for 36.0 minutes on the floor.

Minnesota Timberwolves Missing Players

NONE

Los Angeles Lakers Form

*Last 10 Los Angeles Lakers Games - 1:9
10-26-202210-23-202210-20-202210-18-202210-14-202210-12-202210-09-202210-06-202210-05-202210-03-2022
110:99@ Denver Nuggets104:106vs Portland Trail Blazers97:103vs Los Angeles Clippers123:109@ Golden State Warriors133:86@ Sacramento Kings113:118vs Minnesota Timberwolves121:124@ Golden State Warriors99:114vs Minnesota Timberwolves115:119vs Phoenix Suns75:105vs Sacramento Kings

In their previous game the Los Angeles Lakers met Denver Nuggets on Wednesday, 26th of October and lost 110-99 away from home. Anthony Davis was the leading scorer of the Lakers roster, dropping 22 points, grabbing 14 rebounds and delivering the final pass on 5 occasions. Despite his best efforts his team failed to win. The Lakers as a whole shot a decent 44.4% field goals, a humble 68.8% free throws and 26.7% from long range. The organization has all of its first 4 meetings for the new NBA season. The Lakers franchise has a feeble record of 0-2 when playing on enemy territory this term. The road swing will continue for Lebron James and LA, as they are visiting Colorado for their next fixture against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday, October 30th.

Los Angeles Lakers Averages This Season

  • Points For
    102.30
  • Points Against
    110.50
  • Assits
    23.30
  • Rebounds
    46.70
  • Steals
    8.10
  • Turnovers
    17.50
  • Blocks
    6.00
  • Points Difference
    -8.20

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Los Angeles Lakers Standout Performer

  • LeBron James

    The organization's best player this term has been LeBron James, as he has aided the cause with 25.3 points, 7.8 dimes and 10.0 boards for an average of 36.3 minutes spent on court.

Los Angeles Lakers Missing Players

  • Russell Westbrook
    Hamstring
  • LeBron James
    Foot
  • Anthony Davis
    Back

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Minnesota Timberwolves
Minnesota Timberwolves
28 24 26 33 111
Los Angeles Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers
25 27 23 27 102
Minnesota TimberwolvesLos Angeles Lakers
  • Score

    111
    102
  • Field Goals Made

    41
    37
  • Field Goals Attempts

    99
    89
  • 3 pts Made

    13
    9
  • 3 pts Attempts

    40
    29
  • Free Throws Made

    16
    19
  • Free Throws Attempts

    24
    27
  • Rebounds Total

    49
    55
  • Rebounds Offence

    14
    12
  • Rebounds Defence

    35
    43
  • Assists

    27
    20
  • Steals

    13
    8
  • Blocks

    8
    5
  • Turnovers

    10
    22
  • Personal Fouls

    21
    21

Player Ratings

Minnesota Timberwolves

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Anthony Edwards38112250.03837.54666.70442102429+4
KarlAnthony Towns3781747.13742.922100.02687102121+11
Rudy Gobert3771163.600081266.7813212121322+8
D'Angelo Russell3141526.72728.61250.00447612111+12
Jaden McDaniels292728.62633.3000011204266+17
Taurean Prince2651050.02633.31250.00550301213-1
Jaylen Nowell2031225.0030.0000325511026-3
Austin Rivers13020.0010.0000000100000-5
Bryn Forbes91333.31250.0000101100023+2

Los Angeles Lakers

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
LeBron James37102441.71616.77887.53475403228-13
Russell Westbrook3361735.31425.051050.017831154180
Troy Brown Jr.3241040.04666.70001780004412-9
Patrick Beverley302450.0010.022100.0156400136-23
Austin Reaves274580.02366.722100.01673002012+8
Lonnie Walker IV2431030.0040.0000123301236-3
Damian Jones241425.00001250.0448101333-19
Wenyen Gabriel213650.0010.022100.0066132128+10
Kendrick Nunn124944.41425.0010.0022000109+4

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