2/23/2024 Minnesota v. Milwaukee Game Preview

February 23, 2024 at 10:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Target Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Timberwolves vs. Bucks Prediction: Odds, Spread & Insights for February 23

At Target Center on Friday, February 23, 2024, the Minnesota Timberwolves (39-16) hope to build on a four-game winning run when they host the Milwaukee Bucks (35-21) at 10:00 PM ET. The game airs on ESPN, BSN, and WMLW.

The Timberwolves are 4.5-point favorites versus the Bucks. This matchup has an over/under of 225.5 points.

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Timberwolves vs. Bucks game info

  • Date: Friday, February 23, 2024
  • Time: 10:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: ESPN, BSN, and WMLW
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo (Regional restrictions may apply)
  • Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Venue: Target Center
  • Spread: Minnesota -4.5
  • Moneylines: Minnesota -180, Milwaukee +150
  • Total: 225.5 points

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Prediction: Who will win the Timberwolves vs. Bucks game?

  • Prediction: Timberwolves 120 - Bucks 111
  • Pick ATS: Timberwolves (- 4.5)
  • Pick OU: Over (225.5)

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Timberwolves vs. Bucks Odds, Spread, Over/Under

Favorite Spread Total
Timberwolves -4.5 225.5

Timberwolves vs. Bucks betting insights

  • Minnesota is 29-23-3 against the spread this year.
  • The Timberwolves are 16-11-1 as 4.5-point favorites or more.
  • Milwaukee has beaten the spread 21 times in 56 games.
  • The Bucks have won once ATS (1-1) as a 4.5-point underdog or greater this year.
  • In 20 games this year, Minnesota and its opponent have combined for more than 225.5 points.
  • There have been 45 Bucks games this season with more than 225.5 points scored.
  • These two teams score a combined average of 236.0 points per game, higher than the total for this matchup by 10.5 points.

Timberwolves vs. Bucks stat comparison

Timberwolves Rank Timberwolves AVG Bucks AVG Bucks Rank
19th 114.0 Points Scored 122.0 2nd
1st 106.7 Points Allowed 118.8 23rd
12th 43.9 Rebounds 44.0 11th
28th 9.2 Off. Rebounds 9.4 26th
15th 12.6 3pt Made 14.2 5th
17th 26.4 Assists 26.7 13th
25th 14.0 Turnovers 12.5 11th

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Timberwolves top performers

  • Anthony Edwards: 26.3 PTS, 5.3 AST, 1.2 STL, 47.1 FG%, 38.6 3PT% (134-for-347)
  • Karl-Anthony Towns: 22.5 PTS, 8.4 REB, 51.7 FG%, 43.7 3PT% (121-for-277)
  • Rudy Gobert: 13.7 PTS, 12.5 REB, 2.1 BLK, 64.7 FG%
  • Mike Conley: 10.6 PTS, 6.4 AST, 44.4 FG%, 44.2 3PT% (115-for-260)
  • Naz Reid: 12.2 PTS, 48.9 FG%, 41.8 3PT% (105-for-251)

Bucks top performers

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo: 30.8 PTS, 11.2 REB, 6.4 AST, 1.4 STL, 1.1 BLK, 61.6 FG%, 25.5 3PT% (24-for-94)
  • Damian Lillard: 24.6 PTS, 6.7 AST, 42.3 FG%, 34.1 3PT% (148-for-434)
  • Brook Lopez: 13.0 PTS, 2.7 BLK, 48.3 FG%, 34.2 3PT% (94-for-275)
  • Bobby Portis: 12.7 PTS, 49.4 FG%, 38.5 3PT% (65-for-169)
  • Malik Beasley: 11.4 PTS, 46.8 FG%, 44.4 3PT% (156-for-351)
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Season Series - Tied 1-1

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Feb 8, 2024 Minnesota Milwaukee 129 - 105 Minnesota Regular Season Fiserv Forum
Feb 23, 2024 Milwaukee Minnesota 112 - 107 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center

2023-2024 Team Stats

GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
Milwaukee6248.2121.443.788.8.49314.338.1.37619.625.4.7729.335.044.326.57.05.112.719.8
Minnesota6248.3113.341.184.5.48712.532.1.38918.623.7.7859.334.944.226.47.56.014.619.2
MIL Opponents6248.2116.943.492.5.46912.334.7.35417.922.2.80410.533.544.026.36.94.012.119.9
MIN Opponents6248.3106.539.087.7.44511.432.7.34917.021.7.78610.430.540.824.37.54.814.020.3


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Feb 8, 2024 Minnesota Milwaukee 129 - 105 Minnesota Regular Season Fiserv Forum
Dec 30, 2022 Minnesota Milwaukee 114 - 123 Milwaukee Regular Season Fiserv Forum
Nov 4, 2022 Milwaukee Minnesota 115 - 102 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Mar 19, 2022 Milwaukee Minnesota 119 - 138 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Oct 27, 2021 Minnesota Milwaukee 113 - 108 Minnesota Regular Season Fiserv Forum
Apr 14, 2021 Milwaukee Minnesota 130 - 105 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Feb 23, 2021 Minnesota Milwaukee 112 - 139 Milwaukee Regular Season Fiserv Forum
Jan 1, 2020 Minnesota Milwaukee 104 - 106 Milwaukee Regular Season Fiserv Forum
Nov 4, 2019 Milwaukee Minnesota 134 - 106 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Feb 23, 2019 Minnesota Milwaukee 128 - 140 Milwaukee Regular Season Fiserv Forum
Oct 26, 2018 Milwaukee Minnesota 125 - 95 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Feb 1, 2018 Milwaukee Minnesota 89 - 108 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Dec 28, 2017 Minnesota Milwaukee 96 - 102 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Mar 11, 2017 Minnesota Milwaukee 95 - 102 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Dec 30, 2016 Milwaukee Minnesota 99 - 116 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Mar 4, 2016 Minnesota Milwaukee 101 - 116 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Jan 2, 2016 Milwaukee Minnesota 95 - 85 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Jan 9, 2015 Minnesota Milwaukee 84 - 98 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Nov 26, 2014 Milwaukee Minnesota 103 - 86 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Mar 11, 2014 Milwaukee Minnesota 101 - 112 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Dec 28, 2013 Minnesota Milwaukee 117 - 95 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Apr 3, 2013 Minnesota Milwaukee 107 - 98 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Nov 30, 2012 Milwaukee Minnesota 85 - 95 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Dec 27, 2011 Minnesota Milwaukee 95 - 98 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Feb 22, 2011 Minnesota Milwaukee 88 - 94 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Oct 29, 2010 Milwaukee Minnesota 85 - 96 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Jan 23, 2010 Minnesota Milwaukee 94 - 127 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Nov 6, 2009 Milwaukee Minnesota 87 - 72 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Jan 26, 2009 Minnesota Milwaukee 90 - 83 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Jan 10, 2009 Milwaukee Minnesota 104 - 106 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Apr 16, 2008 Milwaukee Minnesota 101 - 110 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Dec 15, 2007 Minnesota Milwaukee 92 - 95 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Dec 22, 2006 Milwaukee Minnesota 113 - 107 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Dec 16, 2006 Minnesota Milwaukee 104 - 108 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Jan 10, 2006 Minnesota Milwaukee 92 - 95 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Nov 25, 2005 Milwaukee Minnesota 91 - 99 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Mar 4, 2005 Milwaukee Minnesota 97 - 103 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Feb 1, 2005 Minnesota Milwaukee 86 - 91 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Feb 24, 2004 Minnesota Milwaukee 108 - 102 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Oct 29, 2003 Milwaukee Minnesota 89 - 95 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Feb 24, 2003 Minnesota Milwaukee 117 - 114 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Nov 7, 2002 Milwaukee Minnesota 110 - 114 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Jan 2, 2002 Milwaukee Minnesota 77 - 95 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Nov 10, 2001 Minnesota Milwaukee 98 - 82 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Jan 29, 2001 Milwaukee Minnesota 96 - 99 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Nov 11, 2000 Minnesota Milwaukee 103 - 92 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Mar 19, 2000 Milwaukee Minnesota 82 - 109 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Mar 4, 2000 Minnesota Milwaukee 91 - 84 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Mar 28, 1999 Milwaukee Minnesota 94 - 85 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Apr 18, 1998 Minnesota Milwaukee 111 - 109 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Feb 1, 1998 Milwaukee Minnesota 118 - 110 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Apr 18, 1997 Milwaukee Minnesota 112 - 122 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Jan 4, 1997 Minnesota Milwaukee 97 - 91 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Dec 27, 1995 Milwaukee Minnesota 99 - 93 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Nov 26, 1995 Minnesota Milwaukee 105 - 102 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Apr 14, 1995 Milwaukee Minnesota 100 - 104 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Feb 8, 1995 Minnesota Milwaukee 93 - 100 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Feb 15, 1994 Milwaukee Minnesota 90 - 97 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Nov 16, 1993 Minnesota Milwaukee 102 - 98 Minnesota Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Jan 30, 1993 Milwaukee Minnesota 82 - 91 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Jan 5, 1993 Minnesota Milwaukee 100 - 114 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Jan 2, 1992 Milwaukee Minnesota 92 - 91 Milwaukee Regular Season Target Center
Dec 14, 1991 Minnesota Milwaukee 92 - 103 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Apr 19, 1991 Milwaukee Minnesota 91 - 109 Minnesota Regular Season Target Center
Nov 3, 1990 Minnesota Milwaukee 93 - 111 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Dec 30, 1989 Minnesota Milwaukee 99 - 109 Milwaukee Regular Season BMO Harris Bradley Center
Dec 23, 1989 Milwaukee Minnesota 94 - 90 Milwaukee Regular Season Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome

2023-2024 Milwaukee Bucks Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters D. Lillard M. Beasley J. Crowder G. Antetokounmpo B. Lopez
Rotation P. Beverley   P. Connaughton D. Gallinari B. Portis
Rotation A. Green        
Lim PT T. Washington, Jr. M. Beauchamp C. Livingston T. Antetokounmpo  
Lim PT R. Rollins   A. Jackson, Jr.    
Lim PT     K. Middleton    
Lim PT     J. Galloway    

2023-2024 Minnesota Timberwolves Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters M. Conley A. Edwards J. McDaniels K. Towns R. Gobert
Rotation M. Morris N. Alexander-Walker   K. Anderson N. Reid
Rotation J. McLaughlin        
Lim PT   W. Moore, Jr. J. Minott L. Miller L. Garza
Lim PT   J. Clark      
Lim PT   D. Nix      

Milwaukee Bucks Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
34 Giannis Antetokounmpo F 59 34.9 30.8 11.5 18.6 .619 0.5 1.7 .301 7.3 11.0 .661 2.6 8.7 11.3 6.3 1.3 1.0 3.4 2.9
43 Thanasis Antetokounmpo SF 26 4.7 0.9 0.5 0.9 .500 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.1 .000 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.8
5 Malik Beasley SG 60 29.5 11.4 4.1 8.8 .463 2.9 6.6 .442 0.3 0.5 .630 0.6 3.2 3.9 1.4 0.8 0.1 0.7 2.1
3 MarJon Beauchamp SG 44 13.3 4.4 1.7 3.5 .487 0.6 1.6 .400 0.4 0.6 .679 0.5 1.7 2.2 0.7 0.3 0.1 0.6 1.2
21 Patrick Beverley PG 10 18.4 6.4 2.3 5.8 .397 1.2 3.1 .387 0.6 0.7 .857 1.0 2.5 3.5 2.5 0.9 0.4 0.8 1.5
24 Pat Connaughton SF 56 21.4 5.4 1.9 4.2 .456 1.1 3.0 .373 0.5 0.6 .722 0.6 2.6 3.2 1.9 0.6 0.2 0.6 1.3
99 Jae Crowder SF 31 24.7 6.3 2.3 5.4 .428 1.2 3.5 .352 0.5 0.8 .667 0.5 3.1 3.6 1.5 0.8 0.2 0.5 1.7
12 Danilo Gallinari SF 6 10.7 2.3 0.7 2.3 .286 0.0 0.8 .000 1.0 1.0 1.000 0.7 0.5 1.2 1.2 0.2 0.0 0.5 1.2
20 A.J. Green PG 41 9.5 4.4 1.5 3.3 .444 1.2 2.9 .427 0.2 0.3 .909 0.1 0.9 1.1 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.9
44 Andre Jackson, Jr. G 47 10.6 2.4 1.0 1.9 .529 0.3 0.9 .375 0.2 0.2 .727 0.8 1.2 2.0 0.9 0.3 0.1 0.4 1.7
0 Damian Lillard G 57 34.9 24.5 7.4 17.4 .423 2.9 8.5 .347 6.8 7.4 .926 0.5 3.8 4.4 6.7 1.1 0.2 2.6 1.8
7 Chris Livingston F 16 4.3 1.1 0.4 1.0 .438 0.1 0.2 .333 0.1 0.1 1.000 0.1 0.8 0.9 0.3 0.1 0.0 0.2 0.7
11 Brook Lopez C 59 31.2 12.6 4.7 9.9 .478 1.8 5.2 .347 1.4 1.7 .822 1.5 3.9 5.4 1.7 0.6 2.7 0.9 2.5
22 Khris Middleton SF 43 26.3 14.8 5.6 11.6 .487 1.7 4.5 .378 1.8 2.2 .832 0.6 3.7 4.3 5.0 0.9 0.3 2.1 2.4
9 Bobby Portis PF 62 24.0 13.1 5.3 10.7 .499 1.2 3.1 .382 1.3 1.7 .786 1.6 5.5 7.1 1.2 0.8 0.4 1.0 2.4
55 Ryan Rollins G - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
23 TyTy Washington, Jr. PG 5 4.1 0.6 0.2 1.4 .143 0.2 0.6 .333 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.4 0.0

Minnesota Timberwolves Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
9 Nickeil Alexander-Walker SG 62 23.0 7.2 2.6 6.1 .427 1.5 3.9 .378 0.6 0.7 .778 0.4 1.6 2.0 2.6 0.8 0.5 0.9 1.8
1 Kyle Anderson PF 60 22.0 6.2 2.4 5.2 .469 0.1 0.6 .216 1.3 1.8 .717 0.8 2.8 3.5 4.1 0.8 0.5 1.2 1.5
0 Jaylen Clark G - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
10 Mike Conley PG 57 28.8 10.6 3.6 8.0 .445 2.2 5.1 .438 1.2 1.4 .910 0.4 2.5 2.9 6.2 1.1 0.2 1.2 1.6
5 Anthony Edwards SF 59 34.9 26.1 9.0 19.4 .465 2.5 6.7 .378 5.5 6.6 .842 0.5 4.7 5.2 5.1 1.3 0.5 3.2 1.9
55 Luka Garza C 14 2.8 2.4 0.8 1.8 .440 0.2 0.6 .333 0.6 0.9 .667 0.4 0.4 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.8
27 Rudy Gobert C 60 33.8 13.8 5.2 8.1 .652 0.0 0.1 .000 3.3 5.1 .647 3.6 9.2 12.8 1.2 0.6 2.1 1.5 3.1
44 Justin Jackson F 2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
3 Jaden McDaniels F 52 29.0 10.5 4.2 8.4 .505 1.2 3.4 .360 0.7 1.0 .745 0.8 2.0 2.8 1.3 0.9 0.6 1.3 3.1
6 Jordan McLaughlin G 37 8.9 2.6 1.0 2.3 .424 0.6 1.3 .429 0.1 0.2 .500 0.3 0.8 1.0 1.7 0.7 0.2 0.4 0.5
33 Leonard Miller F 7 3.7 2.1 1.0 1.6 .636 0.1 0.4 .333 0.0 0.0 .000 0.1 1.3 1.4 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.4
8 Josh Minott F 21 3.0 1.6 0.5 1.0 .476 0.0 0.3 .167 0.6 0.7 .857 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3
7 Wendell Moore, Jr. SF 14 3.2 0.7 0.4 0.7 .500 0.0 0.3 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.3
23 Monte Morris G 10 16.7 5.6 2.1 5.6 .375 0.9 2.5 .360 0.5 0.7 .714 0.3 1.3 1.6 3.0 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.5
12 Daishen Nix GF 10 3.5 2.2 0.8 1.9 .421 0.5 1.3 .385 0.1 0.4 .250 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.1
11 Naz Reid C 62 23.0 12.3 4.6 9.5 .482 1.9 4.6 .410 1.2 1.6 .750 1.0 3.9 4.8 1.1 0.7 0.8 1.2 2.0
32 Karl-Anthony Towns C 60 32.8 22.1 7.9 15.5 .506 2.2 5.3 .423 4.2 4.8 .874 1.5 6.9 8.4 3.0 0.7 0.7 2.8 3.3

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