Grizzlies vs. Nuggets Prediction
Will the over cash for bettors this evening when the Nuggets host the Grizzlies at 5:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Nuggets are 1-point home favorites versus the Grizzlies after opening as a 2-point home underdog. As for the total, the number hit the board at 217.5 and has been bet down to 216.5.
The Grizzlies enter play with a 6-4 record over their last 10 games and during that span, they also covered the spread in six of those 10 contests. They're 30-29 at the betting window on the season, which includes a 15-15 ATS mark on the road.
The Nuggets have split over their last 10 games, both on the hardwood and at the betting window. For the season they're 30-28 against the spread, including 15-13 against the number at home.
OUR PREDICTION: The over has hit in four of the last five meetings between these two teams and is 41-17-2 in the Nuggets' last 60 home games. The over is also 9-2 in Denver's last 11 games versus Southwest Division opponents and is 9-1 in the Nuggets' last 10 games after scoring more than 125 points in their previous game. The over is also 7-1 in the Grizzlies' last eight road games and has cashed in seven of the last 10 times they play Western Conference opponents.
SUNDAY NBA PREDICTION: GRIZZLIES/NUGGETS OVER 216.5