San Antonio favored by -7.5 against Denver on Friday
|San Antonio Spurs||Denver Nuggets|
|55-16||March 28, 2014, 09:00 | Pepsi Center||32-40|
San Antonio travels to Denver on Friday, hoping to boost its 55-16 mark with a victory over the Nuggets.
(Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). The Nuggets currently sport a record of 32-40, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 32-39-1 ATS. The Spurs are 55-16 and 38-33 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Nuggets post a 35-37 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Spurs have gone 40-31 against the number.View San Antonio Spurs vs Denver Nuggets Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the Nuggets installed as 7.5-point underdogs in this particular matchup. The over-under number was listed by most sportsbooks, including Bovada, at 215.5.
The Nuggets sit at No. 22 in the current NBA Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, while the Spurs are at No. 1 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Spurs will win this game 103-93.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Denver's No. 9-ranked offense (103.75 PPG) against a Spurs defense that ranks No. 5 at 97.58 PPG. The Nuggets have averaged 44.7% from the field per game, less than the Spurs have managed so far this season (48.84% on average).
San Antonio home to New Orleans, Saturday, March 29th
Denver home to Memphis, Monday, March 31st