Nuggets vs. Mavericks Prediction

NBA Predictions: Mavericks to cover as a home favorite vs. Nuggets? 12/4/17

Will the Dallas Mavericks cover the point spread tonight as a small home favorite when they host the Denver Nuggets at 8:30 p.m. ET?

Who Oddsmakers Like: Dallas. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Mavericks are 3-point home favorites to cover the point spread versus the Nuggets, who opened as  3-point underdog. As for the total, the number hit the board at 209 but was bet down to 208.5.

Bet Tonight's NBA Action

Who Public Bettors Like: Denver. The Nuggets are receiving 59% of the betting tickets for tonight's game.

Injury Report: Nikola Jokic is out with an ankle injury and Paul Millsap will miss another game for the Nuggets with a wrist injury. Wilson Chandler, meanwhile, is questionable with a back injury.

For Dallas, Nerlens Noel is questionable to play tonight with a thumb injury but Dorian Finney-Smith is once again out with a knee injury.

Who We Like: Dallas. The Nuggets are just 1-4-1 against the spread in their last six trips to Dallas while the home team is 9-3-1 at the betting window in the last 13 meetings between these two teams. Denver has also failed to cover in five of its last six road games, is 1-4 against the spread in its last five games coming off a win, and is 0-7 at the betting window in its last seven games coming off a victory over more than 10 points.

On the other side, the Mavericks have covered the spread in four of their last five games overall, are 4-0 against the number in their last four conference games, and are 14-6 at the betting window in their last 20 home games versus a team with a losing road record.

 

MONDAY NBA PREDICTION: DALLAS MAVERICKS -3

Loading...

NBA Headlines

NBA Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Spurs vs. Warriors Prediction Western Conference foes meet in Oakland on Wednesday night when the Golden State Warriors host the San Antonio Spurs at 10:00 p.m. ET. With the Warriors laying 1.5...
Thumbnail Nets vs. Cavs Wednesday Prediction The Brooklyn Nets have won six of their last 10 games and look to win their 10th game of the season on Wednesday night when they take on the Cavs at 7:00 p.m. ET....
Thumbnail Suns vs. Rockets Wednesday Prediction The Suns have been a solid ATS play when taking on the Rockets, but will Phoenix cover as a 5.5-point road favorite in Houston? Tip-off...
Thumbnail Celtics vs. 76ers Wednesday Prediction Eastern Conference foes clash in Philadelphia on Wednesday night when the Philadelphia 76ers host the Boston Celtics at 7:00 p.m. ET. Will the Sixers cover as a...
Thumbnail Pelicans vs. Jazz Tuesday Prediction The New Orleans Pelicans have been a poor follow for bettors to start the season, while the Utah Jazz have been excellent over their last five games. Will the...