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ATS TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Timberwolves are 0-9-1 ATS (-6.5 ppg) since December 07, 2003 on the road with at least one day of rest off an overtime game.
OU TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Timberwolves are 9-0 OU (19.7 ppg) since April 04, 2010 on the road when seeking revenge for a double-digit loss.
PLAYER TREND OF THE DAY:
-- The Bulls are 10-0-1 ATS (12.5 ppg) since November 24, 2012 after a loss in which Luol Deng was not the Bulls’ high scorer.
-- The Lakers are 10-0-1 OU (12.2 ppg) since February 19, 2012 after winning the previous matchup in which Metta World Peace shot worse than 33% from the field.
-- The Bulls are 6-0 ATS (9.1 ppg) since February 20, 2012 at home after a loss in which Carlos Boozer was the Bulls’ high scorer.
-- The Lakers are 0-7 ATS (-8.1 ppg) since December 04, 2012 with at least a day of rest after a loss in which Dwight Howard had a double double.