Page last updated on Sat Nov 28 08:04:37 EST 2015
Tue, 18 Jan 2011 04:45 PM EST



Tip-off: Monday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
Line: Boston -8, Total: 203

The Celtics will try to extend their seven-game winning streak over Minnesota Monday without former Timberwolves player Kevin Garnett who is out with a calf injury. Boston will have point guard Rajon Rondo who returned to the lineup Sunday after missing seven games with a sprained left ankle. Minnesota’s point guard is also hurting, as Jonny Flynn missed the last game with a sprained right ankle and is listed as day-to-day. Basketball scores.

Minnesota is having a rough season at 9-25, but it has won three of the past four games SU and is 7-2 ATS in its past nine contests. Despite its 2-17 SU road record, that mark is a respectable 9-10 ATS. The Wolves shot 51% from the floor in a New Year’s Day win over New Jersey, 103-88. Kevin Love led the way with 23 points and 10 rebounds, which marked his eye-popping 20th straight double-double. Michael Beasley (team-high 21.8 PPG) only scored 10 points against the Nets, after averaging 28.8 PPG in his previous four games.

The Celtics have been scuffling while trying to overcome the big injuries. After winning 14 straight games, Boston is just 2-3 (SU and ATS) in its past five contests. Rondo only had four points in Sunday’s 93-79 win in Toronto, but he dished out eight assists and allowed veterans Paul Pierce (30 points) and Ray Allen (23 points) to carry the scoring load. Rondo had 13 points and 15 assists the last time Boston faced Minnesota, a 122-104 win. Basketball odds.

The Celtics are 13-2 SU at home this season, but just 6-8-1 ATS. However, with Rondo back on the floor, Boston should have no trouble scoring on Minnesota’s league-worst defense, allowing 108.9 PPG. This FoxSheets trend sides with Boston to win by more than the eight-point spread.

Play Against – Road underdogs (MINNESOTA) – after a win by 10 points or more against opponent after a combined score of 175 points or less 2 straight games.(92-50 since 1996.) (64.8%, +37 units. Rating = 2*).

This FoxSheets also expect the game to finish Over the total:

Play Over – All teams where the total is 200 to 209.5 (BOSTON) – playing on back-to-back days, top level team, winning 75% or more of their games on the season. (61-32 since 1996.) (65.6%, +25.8 units. Rating = 2*). Basketball spreads.

Play Over – Any team (MINNESOTA) – average shooting team (43.5-45.5%) against an good defensive team (41.5-43.5%), poor ball handling team (>=16.5 TO’s) against a good ball handling team (<=14.5 TO’s). (70-35 since 1996.) (66.7%, +31.5 units. Rating = 2*).

Sponsored Links

Download Printable Schedules
Now you can download and print schedules for each sport so you can plan ahead and track your results.
FOOTBALL: 11/3/2015 - 2/7/2016
BASKETBALL 11/12/2015 - 12/14/2015
HOCKEY 11/12/2015 - 12/14/2015
RK Team
Florida State
NBA76ers vs Rockets5:05 PM PST
UFCDominique Steele vs Maestro Dong Hyun Kim02:00 AM PST
UFCJ Collier vs D Yang02:00 AM PST
UFCMike De La Torre vs Y Chul Nam02:00 AM PST
UFCLeo Kuntz vs TH Bang02:00 AM PST
UFCS Hee Ham vs Cortney Casey02:00 AM PST
UFCY Zhikui vs F Serrano02:00 AM PST
UFCM Beltran vs N Guangyou02:00 AM PST
UFCJorge Masvidal vs B Henderson05:00 AM PST
UFCDom Waters vs D H Kim05:00 AM PST
UFCA Mina vs Y Akiyama05:00 AM PST
UFCSam Sicilia vs Doo Ho Choi05:00 AM PST
College FootballOhio State vs Michigan09:00 AM PST
College FootballVirginia Tech vs Virginia09:00 AM PST
College FootballGeorgia vs Georgia Tech09:00 AM PST
College FootballClemson vs South Carolina09:00 AM PST
College FootballPenn State vs Michigan State12:30 PM PST
College FootballNorth Carolina vs NC State12:30 PM PST
College FootballAlabama vs Auburn12:30 PM PST
College FootballUCLA vs USC12:30 PM PST
College FootballMississippi vs Mississippi State4:15 PM PST
College FootballFlorida State vs Florida4:30 PM PST
College FootballNotre Dame vs Stanford4:30 PM PST
College FootballOklahoma vs Oklahoma State5:00 PM PST
College FootballArizona State vs California7:00 PM PST
College FootballAir Force vs New Mexico7:15 PM PST
College FootballNevada vs San Diego State7:45 PM PST
NFLNew Orleans Saints vs Houston Texans10:00 AM PST
NFLMinnesota Vikings vs Atlanta Falcons10:00 AM PST
NFLSt. Louis Rams vs Cincinnati Bengals10:00 AM PST
NFLTampa Bay Buccaneers vs Indianapolis Colts10:00 AM PST
NFLNew York Giants vs Washington Redskins10:00 AM PST
NFLOakland Raiders vs Tennessee Titans10:00 AM PST
NFLBuffalo Bills vs Kansas City Chiefs10:00 AM PST
NFLMiami Dolphins vs New York Jets10:00 AM PST
NFLSan Diego Chargers vs Jacksonville Jaguars10:00 AM PST
NFLArizona Cardinals vs San Francisco 49ers1:05 PM PST
NFLPittsburgh Steelers vs Seattle Seahawks1:25 PM PST
NFLNew England Patriots vs Denver Broncos5:30 PM PST
NFLBaltimore Ravens vs Cleveland Browns5:30 PM PST