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NBA Match Preview -- Indiana Pacers vs Minnesota Timberwolves

NBA Match Preview -- Indiana Pacers vs Minnesota Timberwolves
Mike Roblnson


In the NBA game on Sunday afternoon, the Minnesota Timberwolves will go to Gainbridge Fieldhouse to meet the Indiana Pacers.

Indiana Pacers
The Indiana Pacers are seeking to end their five-game losing streak. Indiana failed to maintain a 19 point lead after a quarter in the 120-113 home loss to Cleveland on Friday, giving the Cavaliers an overall shooting percentage of 53%. Tyrese Haliburton scored the highest 23 points and sent 6 assists in 9-for-15 shooting.

Minnesota Timberwolves
The Timberwolves (29-27) currently 1.5 games behind Denver and rank sixth in the West. On Friday, Minnesota allowed Chicago to shoot 63 percent in a 134-122 away loss. Anthony Edwards led Minnesota with 31 points for 12 of 22 and sent eight assists.  Karl-Anthony Towns contributed 31 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists to the Timberwolves.

Malcolm Brogdon (achilles) has been absent since January 19 and has been listed as a problem in this game. Timberwolves play at the sixth fastest pace, and neither team is good at defense.

Tips: Minnesota Timberwolves -6.5