Warriors vs. Nuggets Prediction
Will tonight's Warriors and Nuggets game be high-scoring for bettors at 9:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Nuggets are now 11.5-point home underdogs versus the Warriors after opening as a 10.5-point dog. As for the total, the number hit the board at 241 and has been bet down to 239.5.
GOLDEN STATE KEY TRENDS: The Warriors are 8-1-1 against the spread in their last 10 games after allowing 100 points or more in their previous contest. They're also 4-1-1 against the number in their last six games overall, have covered in six of their last eight conference games and are 6-1 at the betting window in their last seven games when playing on one day of rest.
DENVER KEY TRENDS: The Nuggets are 7-1 against the spread in their last eight home games, are 7-1 against the spread in their last eight games playing on one day of rest, and are a perfect 5-0 against the spread in their last five games following a loss of more than 10 points. They've also covered in four of their last five games played on Monday.
OUR PREDICTION: The over is a perfect 8-0 in the last eight meetings between these two teams and is 5-0 in the last five meetings in Denver. The over is also 4-1 in the Warriors' last five games coming off a win and is 20-7 in their last 27 games against a team with a losing record. On the other side, the over is 8-0 in the Nuggets' last eight games versus a team with a straight up record and is 39-16-2 in their last 57 home games.
MONDAY NBA PREDICTION: WARRIORS/NUGGETS OVER 239.5