The Phoenix Suns (38-9) host the Minnesota Timberwolves (24-24) at 9 p.m. ET on Friday, Jan. 28 at the Footprint Center. The Suns own the best record in the NBA, and enter this matchup riding an eight-game winning streak. The Timberwolves currently sit in eighth place in the Western Conference and are coming off a 124-115 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night.
The Suns are favored by 8.5 points in the latest Suns vs. Timberwolves odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 231. Before making any Timberwolves vs. Suns picks, you need to see the NBA predictions and betting advice from the red-hot computer simulation model at SportsLine.
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- Suns vs. Timberwolves spread: Suns -8.5
- Suns vs. Timberwolves over-under: 231 points
- Suns vs. Timberwolves moneyline: Suns -340, Timberwolves +270
What you need to know about the Suns
The Suns continue to be the most consistent team in the NBA. Phoenix will be short-handed against Minnesota, however, with DeAndre Ayton (ankle), JaVale McGee (knee), and Jae Crowder (wrist) all ruled out. The Suns are 26-21 against the spread in 2021-22.
What you need to know about the Timberwolves
Meanwhile, Minnesota came up short against the Golden State Warriors on Thursday, falling 124-115. Despite the defeat, Minnesota got a solid performance out of center Karl-Anthony Towns, who dropped a double-double on 31 points and 12 rebounds in addition to six dimes.
Minnesota has one of the best young cores in the league, led by Towns, Anthony Edwards, and D’Angelo Russell. Towns should benefit from the Suns’ front court injuries, and could be in for a big night. Minnesota is 24-23 against the spread in 2021-22.
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