Bobcats vs Nuggets Betting Preview
|Denver Nuggets||Charlotte Bobcats|
|27-35||March 10, 2014, 07:00 | Time Warner Cable Arena||29-34|
The Charlotte Bobcats host Denver on Monday, looking to build on their 29-34 mark against the 27-35 Nuggets in NBA action at Time Warner Cable Arena.
This season the Bobcats are 29-34 overall and 34-27-2 ATS against the number, while the Nuggets are 27-35 and 25-36-1 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). As for the totals, Charlotte is 31-30-2 on the OU, and Denver is 31-31.
View Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Bobcats Odds and Stats.
For bettors going with the Bobcats in this one, they were listed earlier as -4-point Favorite on the betting line at Bovada. Totals bettors have seen that number set at 208.5 for Monday at shops such as 5Dimes.
The Bobcats sit at No. 20 in the current NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, while the Nuggets are at No. 27 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Bobcats will win this game 93-91.
Denver lost its last outing, a 111-107 result against the Pelicans on March 9. The Nuggets failed to cover in that game as a 3-point underdog, while the 218 combined points took the game OVER the total. Denver got 22 points and 14 rebounds from Kenneth Faried in a losing cause in a 111-107 loss to New Orleans on Sunday at New Orleans Arena.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Charlotte's No. 27-ranked offense (95.44 PPG) against a Nuggets defense that ranks No. 28 at 105.65 PPG. The Bobcats have averaged 43.81% from the field per game, less than the Nuggets have managed so far this season (44.6% on average).
Denver at Orlando, Wednesday, March 12th
Charlotte at Washington, Wednesday, March 12th