That gives Jimmy Butler - who was inactive for one game vs. Houston and was hurt during another - more time to rest and recover after his late-season comeback. With Game 1 on the line, Butler dribbled the ball coast to coast and hurled an off-balance, fade-away shot - inside the perimeter, by the way - at the rim. Also, combine the Timberwolves road scoring with the Rockets home scoring and you get 222 points per game. The Timberwolves are the 8th seed in the loaded Western Conference and after their landmark win, they will be matched up with the top seeded Houston Rockets. Additionally, the Rockets beat the Timberwolves each of the 4 times they faced them during the regular season.
James Harden is heading into the postseason with the top seed and heavy expectations after a likely MVP-winning regular season campaign.
I said after Denver's victory on Monday night against Portland that they played harder than I had seen this Wolves team all season.
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The Rockets are 62-12 when they score over 100 points, while the Timberwolves are 44-22.
The Rockets are above average offensively: they are 2 in the league with 112.4 points per game. He got off to a great start, and it continued all game long, as he finished with 27 points and 10 rebounds. Houston was the most-prolific three-point shooting team, Minnesota was the least prolific. James Harden leads the team with 30.4 points per game while grabbing 5.4 boards and dishing out 8.8 assists a night.
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Anderson averaged 18.1 FanDuel points in 26.1 minutes per game this season. Minnesota gets another chance on Wednesday, and Rose will be right there with them. Just another two fell in the second quarter. The Rockets are 15 in the league in field goal percentage, shooting 46 percent as a team.
"At the end of the day we don't need anyone to tell us their opinions of how the series is going to go".
Houston is 1-6 ATS in its past seven games. But it wouldn't stun me if this series goes six games or more.
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Houston tortured Minnesota on the pick and roll during the regular season. He also averaged 10.8 boards and 1.9 blocks and has become a risky player on a unsafe team.
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