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Minnesota at Washington

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  Sunday Jan 8, 2012 - 1:00 pm - Washington, DC | Odds: Minnesota by 2.5, Total Points: 196 | Team Pages: MIN | WAS

Game Winner Pick Confidence Projection
Minnesota MIN 61.9%
WAS 38.1%
ATS Pick Confidence Projection
MIN -2.0 MIN 56.0%
WAS 44.0%
Totals Pick Confidence Projection
Over 193.5 Over 66.0%
Under 34.0%
Money Line Value Pick Confidence Projection
MIN -127 MIN +6.0%
WAS -8.4%
Final Score Projection Vegas Implied Actual
MIN 100.9 97.8 93
WAS 94.8 95.8 72

Offensive Stat Comparison

MIN WAS
Points/Game 101.1 97.3
Avg Score Margin -6.6 -7.4
Fastbreak Pts/Gm 11.9 16.5
Pts in Paint/Gm 40.6 41.6
Assists/Game 20.1 19.4
Total Rebounds/Gm 53.2 50.2
Effective FG % 48.3% 47.1%
Off Rebound % 29.6% 28.0%
FTA/FGA 0.282 0.290
Turnover % 14.8% 13.7%

Defensive Stat Comparison

MIN WAS
Opp Points/Game 107.7 104.7
Opp Effective FG % 51.4% 51.2%
Opp Pts in Paint/Gm 41.8 44.1
Off Rebounds/Gm 13.2 12.4
Def Rebounds/Gm 31.2 29.0
Blocks/Game 5.1 6.1
Steals/Game 7.2 8.1
Personal Fouls/Gm 22.3 22.6