Cavs struggling to cover playing on no rest
Even though they're 12-19, the Nuggets could be a sleeper play for bettors as a home underdog versus the Cavaliers tonight at 9:00PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book RealBet.eu, the Nuggets are now 6-point home underdogs versus the Cavs after opening as a 7-point dog. As for the total, it opened at 197 before dropping a half point down to 196.5.
LeBron and Co. have been a poor bet playing on back-to-back nights this season. The Cavs are just 1-4 against the spread playing on zero rest, losing by an average margin of 3.0 points. As an away favorite, Cleveland is just 3-8 against the spread, winning by an average margin of 2.0 points.
The Nuggets haven't been profitable this season but there's value in Denver tonight with Cleveland having played in Phoenix on Monday. Take the Nuggets +6and check out more from Spread Winners. You can also purchase picks here.