Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Denver Nuggets Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks [5/14/2024]

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Denver Nuggets Prediction, Odds, NBA Picks [5/14/2024]

The Denver Nuggets will square off with the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 2024 NBA Playoffs at Ball Arena on Tuesday, commencing at 10:30PM ET.

Dimers.com's in-depth preview of Tuesday's Timberwolves vs. Nuggets matchup includes our prediction, picks and the latest betting odds.

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Timberwolves vs. Nuggets Prediction: Who Will Win Game 5

We have used trusted machine learning and data analysis to simulate the outcome of Tuesday's NBA Playoffs matchup between the Timberwolves and Nuggets 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of NBA picks.

Our proven predictive analytics model currently gives the Nuggets a 66% chance of beating the Timberwolves. Our predicted final score has the Nuggets winning 105-100.

According to our model, the bookies have got it right, and both the Timberwolves and Nuggets have a 50% chance of covering the spread, while the 204.5-point over/under also has a 53% chance of going over.

The NBA Playoffs is an annual elimination tournament held to determine the league's champion.

Sixteen teams, including the Timberwolves and Nuggets, reached the NBA Playoffs 2024, which spans four rounds: the First Round, Conference Semifinals, Conference Finals, and NBA Finals.

Each round of the NBA Playoffs is contested as a best-of-seven series, with the first team to four wins advancing to the next round until a champion is crowned.

Timberwolves vs. Nuggets Game 5 Odds

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

Bet Type Timberwolves Nuggets
Spread +4.5 (-110) -4.5 (-106)
Moneyline +155 -180
Total o204.5 (-108) u204.5 (-112)

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

Timberwolves vs. Nuggets Game 5 Picks

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

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Timberwolves vs. Nuggets Game 5 Player Props

NBA player props are an exciting way to wager on the Timberwolves vs. Nuggets matchup without necessarily betting on the outcome.

We uss the best information available to project key individual stats for each team, such as points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers.

Anthony Edwards is expected to lead the Timberwolves with 30 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists, while Nikola Jokic is projected to have 31 points, 14 rebounds and 12 assists for the Nuggets.

Timberwolves Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Timberwolves:

Anthony Edwards 30 6 6 3
Karl-Anthony Towns 28 9 4 3
Rudy Gobert 16 12 2 0
Naz Reid 14 5 2 3
Jaden McDaniels 14 4 2 1

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Nuggets Prediction

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

Nikola Jokic 31 14 12 1
Jamal Murray 24 4 8 3
Michael Porter 17 7 1 3
Aaron Gordon 16 6 4 1
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 9 3 2 2

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

Wolves vs. Nuggets Game 5 Information

Tuesday's Game 5 between the Nuggets and Timberwolves in the NBA Playoffs is scheduled to start at 10:30PM ET.


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

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We predict the Nuggets, with a 66% win probability, will likely beat the Timberwolves on Tuesday.

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