Spurs vs. Nuggets Prediction
Can bettors expect a high-scoring game when the Spurs visit the Nuggets tonight at 9:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Nuggets are 7-point home underdogs versus the Spurs while the over/under is currently sitting at 213 points. While the total hasn't moved off that original 213 number, the Nuggets opened at +6.5 before moving to +7.
SPURS KEY TRENDS: The Spurs have covered in 10 of their last 12 games overall, are 7-1 against the spread in their last eight conference games and are a perfect 8-0 at the betting window int hier last eight games versus an opponent with a losing record. They're also 7-2 against the spread in their last nine games coming off a win and are 5-2 ATS in their last seven games when playing on one day of rest.
NUGGETS KEY TRENDS: The Nuggets have been a poor bet of late, failing to cover in six of their last seven games overall. They're also winless at 0-4 against the spread in their last four home games, are 1-6 against the spread in their last seven games after scoring 100 points or more in their previous contest and are 1-4 ATS in their last five games coming off an ATS loss.
OUR PREDICTION: The over has cashed in five of the last seven meetings between these two teams and is 21-8-1 in the Nuggets' last 30 games overall. The over is also 35-16-2 in Denver's last 53 home games, is 34-16-1 in the Nuggets' last 51 games playing on one day of rest, and is 8-2-1 in their last 11 games after allowing 100 points or more in their previous game. On the other side, the over has cashed in four of the Spurs' last five games overall, is 7-3 in their last 10 road games versus an opponent with a losing home record, and is 4-1 in their last five games playing on one day of rest.
THURSDAY NBA PREDICTION: SPURS/NUGGETS OVER 213