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    The Minnesota Timberwolves (4-2) will look to build on a three-game win streak when they host the New Orleans Pelicans (4-3) on Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at Target Center as 7-point favorites. The matchup airs at 8:00 PM ET on BSN and BSNO. The matchup’s point total is set at 220.

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    How Do I Watch Timberwolves vs. Pelicans?

    • Game Day: Wednesday, November 8, 2023
    • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: BSN and BSNO
    • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • Arena: Target Center

    Betting Lines For Minnesota vs. New Orleans

    Timberwolves vs Pelicans Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Timberwolves -7 220

    Timberwolves Betting Stats & Information

    • The Timberwolves have been the moneyline favorite three total times this season. They’ve finished 2-1 in those games.
    • Minnesota has played as a moneyline favorite of -280 or shorter twice this season, and won both.
    • The Timberwolves have a 4-2-0 record against the spread this season.
    • The Timberwolves are a perfect 2-0 against the spread when favored by 7 points or more this season.
    • Minnesota’s average point total in outings this year is 211.2, 8.8 points fewer than the total in this game.
    • Two of the Timberwolves’ seven games with a set total have hit the over.

    New Orleans Betting Stats & Info

    • This season, the Pelicans have won two out of the three games in which they’ve been the underdog.
    • New Orleans has not entered a game this season with longer moneyline odds than +224.
    • The Pelicans are 4-3-0 against the spread this season.
    • The average total in New Orleans’ games this season is 3.6 more points than the point total of 220 for this outing.
    • Games involving the Pelicans have hit the over three times this season.

    Timberwolves vs. Pelicans Season Stat Comparison

    Timberwolves Rank Timberwolves AVG Pelicans AVG Pelicans Rank
    19th 110.0 Points Scored 109.3 22nd
    1st 101.2 Points Allowed 114.3 18th
    5th 47.0 Rebounds 43.0 21st
    23rd 9.3 Off. Rebounds 10.7 13th
    25th 11.0 3pt Made 11.6 21st
    23rd 24.2 Assists 23.3 25th
    12th 14.0 Turnovers 12.7 5th

    Timberwolves vs. Pelicans Injury Updates

    Timberwolves

    Name Game Status Injury
    Jaylen Clark Out Achilles

    Pelicans

    Name Game Status Injury
    Jose Alvarado Out Ankle
    Trey Murphy III Out Knee
    Naji Marshall Out Knee
    CJ McCollum Out Lung

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Minnesota Timberwolves Leaders

    • The Timberwolves active leader in points and assists this season is Anthony Edwards, who puts up 25.3 points per game to go with 5.0 assists.
    • Rudy Gobert contributes 14.3 points per game while adding 13.3 rebounds and 1.0 assist for the Timberwolves.
    • The Timberwolves get 4.0 three-pointers per game out of Edwards.

    New Orleans Pelicans Leaders

    • Zion Williamson scores 23.5 points per game, while also collecting 6.0 rebounds and dishing out 2.5 assists per game.
    • Jonas Valanciunas averages 10.0 points, 8.0 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game, while CJ McCollum adds 18.0 points, 3.5 rebounds and 6.5 assists per game.
    • McCollum hits 4.0 three-pointers per game.
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