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Minnesota at Houston

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  Monday Jan 30, 2012 - 8:00 pm - Houston, TX | Odds: Houston by 6.5, Total Points: 198.5 | Team Pages: MIN | HOU

Game Winner Pick Confidence Projection
Houston MIN 25.7%
HOU 74.3%
ATS Pick Confidence Projection
HOU -6.5 MIN 47.6%
HOU 52.4%
Totals Pick Confidence Projection
Over 198.5 Over 50.9%
Under 49.1%
Money Line Value Pick Confidence Projection
HOU -260 MIN -4.5%
HOU +2.0%
Final Score Projection Vegas Implied Actual
MIN 97.1 96.0 120
HOU 104.3 102.5 108

Offensive Stat Comparison

MIN HOU
Points/Game 101.1 105.9
Avg Score Margin -6.6 +2.2
Fastbreak Pts/Gm 11.9 15.0
Pts in Paint/Gm 40.6 42.9
Assists/Game 20.1 23.8
Total Rebounds/Gm 53.2 51.2
Effective FG % 48.3% 50.3%
Off Rebound % 29.6% 27.4%
FTA/FGA 0.282 0.299
Turnover % 14.8% 12.0%

Defensive Stat Comparison

MIN HOU
Opp Points/Game 107.7 103.7
Opp Effective FG % 51.4% 50.0%
Opp Pts in Paint/Gm 41.8 45.9
Off Rebounds/Gm 13.2 11.7
Def Rebounds/Gm 31.2 31.1
Blocks/Game 5.1 4.5
Steals/Game 7.2 7.0
Personal Fouls/Gm 22.3 20.0