Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Prediction: Minnesota Backed to Win Game 5 [2024 NBA Playoffs]

Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Prediction: Minnesota Backed to Win Game 5 [2024 NBA Playoffs]

The Minnesota Timberwolves will square off with the Dallas Mavericks in Game 5 of the 2024 NBA Western Conference Finals at Target Center on Thursday, starting at 8:30PM ET.'s full preview of Thursday's Mavericks vs. Timberwolves matchup includes our prediction, picks and the latest betting odds.

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Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Prediction: Who Will Win Game 5

We have used innovative machine learning and data analysis to simulate the result of Thursday's NBA Playoffs game between the Mavericks and Timberwolves 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of NBA picks.

Our proven predictive analytics model gives the Timberwolves a 67% chance of beating the Mavericks in Game 5 of the 2024 Western Conference Finals. Our predicted final score in Game 5 of the 2024 NBA Western Conference Finals has the Timberwolves winning 107-102.

According to our model, the Timberwolves (-4.5) have a 52% chance of covering the spread, while the over/under total of 209.5 points has a 51% chance of going over.

The winner of the 2024 NBA Western Conference Finals will progress to the NBA Finals. Game 5 of the best-of-seven series between the Mavericks and Timberwolves is at Minnesota's Target Center.

Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Game 5 Odds

We have sourced the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Mavericks Timberwolves
Spread +4.5 (-105) -4.5 (-112)
Moneyline +165 -186
Total o209.5 (-110) u209.5 (-108)

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Game 5 Picks

At Dimers, our predictions, coupled with the best odds, reveal the top betting picks to place on every game, including Mavericks vs. Timberwolves. Our best NBA bets for Thursday are based on expert modeling and analysis, as you can see.

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Mavericks vs. Timberwolves Game 5 Player Props

NBA player props are an enjoyable way to wager on Thursday's Mavericks vs. Timberwolves game without necessarily betting on the outcome.

We have crunched the numbers to project how each team's leading players will perform at Target Center.

Luka Doncic is expected to step up for the Mavericks with 34 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, while Anthony Edwards is projected to finish with 27 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists for the Timberwolves.

Mavericks Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Mavericks:

Luka Doncic 34 10 10 4
Kyrie Irving 28 5 6 3
P.J. Washington 14 6 2 2
Daniel Gafford 11 6 1 0
Derrick Jones 10 4 1 1

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Timberwolves Prediction

Projected points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers for the Timberwolves:

Anthony Edwards 27 7 6 3
Karl-Anthony Towns 23 7 3 3
Rudy Gobert 14 11 2 0
Mike Conley 14 4 6 2
Naz Reid 13 5 1 3

For more help with your NBA prop betting, check out Thursday's NBA prop picks.

Mavs vs. Wolves Game 5 Information

Thursday's Game 5 between the Timberwolves and Mavericks in the NBA Western Conference Finals is scheduled to commence at 8:30PM ET.


Our full betting coverage of the Mavericks vs. Timberwolves includes pregame predictions, betting picks and live win probabilities.

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We predict the Timberwolves, with a 67% win probability, will likely beat the Mavericks on Thursday.

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