“We knew they were going to play really hard. It’s only our fault. They played hard and gave it everything and we didn’t step up,” said Nikola Pekovic after the latest loss.
In this one, the Clippers are obviously favored at home (-6.5), and have to pick them on the over after the Wolves looked dispirited against a Kobe Bryant-less squad recently; that is a very concerning loss and does not bode well for their mid-season form.
Here is the TV info for that one that tips off at 9:30 PM EST.
TV: FS-North+, Prime Ticke, DTV: 668, 693, 754, 755
Maybe Love and the Wolves will surprise me and come out looking sharper, but the best power forward needs more help and it would not surprise me if one day we see him playing in California on a more permanent basis. That is down the line though, so for now we will see if he can help the Wolves make it to the playoffs. Could definitely see them grabbing the eighth seed this year, although it is definitely a crowded Western Conference so nothing is guaranteed.
Hitting you with one more preview today, but if you are nice might even have some more Rant Sports Prep for you later tonight and thank you, the reader, for doing what you do best.