Warriors host Nuggets in basketball action
|Denver Nuggets||Golden State Warriors|
|19-18||January 15, 2014, 10:30 | Oracle Arena||25-14|
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Denver when they hit take on the Warriors on Wednesday in pro hoops betting action.
This season the Warriors are 25-14 overall and 18-19-2 ATS against the number, while the Nuggets are 19-18 and 16-20-1 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). As for the totals, Golden State is 17-22 on the OU, and Denver is 17-20.
View Denver Nuggets vs Golden State Warriors Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to side with the Warriors in this one found them as -8-point Favorite earlier at Bovada, while the total had been sitting in the area of 213 at Bovada.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark have the No. 10-rated Nuggets taking on the No. 5-rated Warriors in this contest. Computer models indicate a possible 98-95 win for the Warriors on Wednesday.
Denver was a 118-103 loser in its last match on the road against the Jazz. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 221 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Ty Lawson poured in 23 points and chipped in with 11 assists in a losing cause for Denver on Monday, as the Jazz rolled to a 118-103 victory over Denver at EnergySolutions Arena.
In their last action, Golden State was a 99-97 winner at home against the Celtics. They failed to cover the 11.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (196) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Golden State earned a 99-97 victory over Boston on Friday, getting 22 points from Andre Iguodala at Oracle Arena.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Nuggets rank No. 4 in the league with 46.16 per game. That compares with Golden State’s No. 3 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Golden State is the NBA’s No. 3-ranked team at 9.41 per game, while the Nuggets rate No. 13 with 7.92 per contest.
Denver home to Cleveland, Friday, January 17th
Golden State at Seattle, Friday, January 17th