Will Nuggets roll past the Kings?
With the Sacramento Kings not at full strength, will they be able to keep up with the Denver Nuggets tonight at 9PM ET?
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Denver is the clear favorite at home tonight, as the Nuggets are getting odds of -9.5 points against the Kings. The over/under total for the game has been set at 216 points.
Denver is 32-45 overall, 17-20 at home and 40-35-2 against the spread. Sacramento is 30-46 overall, 13-25 on the road and 35-40-1 against the spread. Sacramento has won and covered the spread in the two meetings this season. The Kings are now 5-2 overall and ATS in their last seven against the Nuggets.
The Kings are coming off a loss at home to Miami last night, but they have covered in five straight and seven of their last eight. However, the team will be without Rajon Rondo, who is resting. Denver is coming off a 101-95 loss at New Orleans on Thursday. They have lost and failed to cover in three of their last four games, but they are 20-9 ATS in their last 29 games on 1 day of rest and they have also covered in 5 straight Saturday games. With the Kings without Rondo, the Nuggets should roll at home.
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