Wizards battle vs Nuggets highlights NBA odds

Denver Nuggets Washington Wizards
12-8 December 09, 2013, 07:00 | Verizon Center 9-10



Verizon Center features an NBA battle between the host Washington Wizards and the visiting Denver Nuggets in betting action on Monday.

The Wizards sport a record of 9-10 and 10-9 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Nuggets sit at 12-8 and 11-9 ATS on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 10-9 for the Wizards and 10-10 for the Nuggets. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news).

View Denver Nuggets vs Washington Wizards Odds and Stats.

This game pits the Wizards, currently No. 16 in the Odds Shark NBA Power Rankings, against the Nuggets, who rate No. 8 in the most recent survey. Meanwhile, math and computer handicapping models run on this game predict a 96-93 victory for the Nuggets.

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In their last action, Denver was a 103-92 winner on the road against the 76ers. They covered the 6.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (195) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. Nate Robinson scored 20 points leading the Nuggets to a 103-92 victory over Philadelphia at Wells Fargo Center on Saturday.

Washington lost its last outing, a 109-105 result against the Bucks on December 6. The Wizards failed to cover in that game as a 9.5-point favorite, while the 214 combined points took the game OVER the total. Washington got 30 points from John Wall en route to a 109-105 loss at the hands of Washington on Friday at Verizon Center.

How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Washington's No. 22-rated squad against Denver's No. 4-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Washington rates No. 6 in the league with 8.95 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 13 with 7.85 per outing.

Next up:
Denver home to Utah, Friday, December 13th
Washington at Atlanta, Friday, December 13th