T-wolves and Karl-Anthony Towns will host Hawks at Target Center. The Wolves will want to move on from the 109-113 loss to the Sacramento Kings, a game in which Jordan McLaughlin had a great performance with 9 points (3-of-4 shooting), even though he has been struggling this season averaging 1 point.
The Hawks will want to move on from the 115-123 loss at home to the Boston Celtics, a game in which Trae Young had 34 points (10-of-20 shooting), 7 assists and 5 steals. John Collins contributed 22 points (10-of-12 FG) and 11 rebounds.
Will Karl-Anthony Towns replicate his monstrous 22 pts, 10 rebs performance in last games loss to the Kings. The T-wolves have won the last meeting between T-wolves and Karl-Anthony on the road. The Timberwolves are in a slump losing all of their last 5 games. The Hawks have won just 2 games out of their last 5. Both teams are expected to be at full strength today with no notable injuries.
The T-wolves are averaging 46.061 rebounds, while the Hawks are averaging only 42.941. Widening this gap in rebounding will be key for the T-wolves to win. Timberwolves and the Hawks will be playing their second game in two nights. The Wolves will be playing at home vs LAC, away vs TOR, home vs CHA.