Hornets vs. Timberwolves NBA Odds & Picks: Sharps Backing Charlotte (Wednesday, March 3)
Jared C. Tilton/ Getty Images. Pictured: Charlotte Hornets rookie LaMelo Ball.
- In a matchup featuring NBA Rookie of the Year front runners, the smart money is backing the Hornets in Wednesday's game against the Timberwolves.
- This is the final game for both teams before the All-Star Break.
- Check out how the line has shifted throughout the day below.
NBA Odds: Hornets vs. Timberwolves
|Time | Channel||8 p.m. ET | FS-SE|
The Minnesota Timberwolves and Charlotte Hornets face off Wednesday in a showdown of young teams featuring serious Rookie of the Year contenders in Anthony Edwards and LaMelo Ball.
Ball has the edge in team success, as the Hornets are in the thick of a crowded Eastern Conference playoff race. Charlotte has been an impressive 18-15-1 Against The Spread (ATS) this season, but has have failed to cover in three of its last five contests.
In contrast, Minnesota has been one of the NBA’s three worst teams all season long, but has been pleased to see strides being made by 2020 No. 1 pick Anthony Edwards.
The Timberwolves are on an eight-game losing streak, failing to cover in all of those defeats. Sharps have surely taken notice of Minnesota’s poor play and have flocked to back the Hornets. Let’s take a look in our latest PRO Report.
NBA Picks: Hornets vs. Timberwolves
The line for this matchup on young squads opened up at Hornets +1 before it was pushed up to Charlotte -3 as the favorite.
Since this morning, there have been four Action Labs Bets Signals triggered on Charlotte.
Today’s Hornets-Timberwolves game fits neatly into our NBA Tickets vs. Money PRO System, which has a 56% win rate and 9% Return On Investment (ROI) since 2015.
If the big money and sharp action backing the Hornets weren’t enough, two of The Action Network’s top experts are picking Charlotte.
PRO Report Pick: Hornets -3