OKC Thunder (21-4, 7-2 road) at Minnesota Timberwolves (12-11, 7-3 home)
Offensive Rating: Thunder – 113.7 (1st), Wolves– 103.4 (19th)
Defensive Rating: Thunder – 103.6 (10th), Wolves – 102.2 (8th)
Pace: Thunder – 92.0 (14th), Wolves – 92.0 (15th)
View from the enemy: A Wolf Among Wolves
UPDATE: Kevin Martin is out tonight with a thigh contusion.
I don’t think it’s fair to call this a “trap” game, because that makes it seem like the Timberwolves aren’t that good. It’s more of a dangerous, scary game. Second of a back-to-back, four days off coming after tonight, on the road, on TNT and against a young, hungry team looking to make a statement.
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