NBA Basketball - Preview

The fans at Pepsi Center will be treated to a game between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Denver Nuggets when they take their seats on Thursday.

Philadelphia lost its last outing, a 101-72 result against the Clippers on March 20. The 76ers failed to cover in that game as a 11-point underdog, while the 173 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Denver won its last outing, a 114-104 result against the Thunder on March 19. The Nuggets covered in that game as a 9.5-point underdog, while the 218 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

Philadelphia:
Team record: 26-41 SU, 31-35-1 ATS

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Denver
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 14 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 9 games
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Denver

When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing Sacramento are 6-4
After playing LA Clippers are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7

Denver:
Team record: 47-22 SU, 43-26 ATS
Current streak: won 13 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games

When playing on Thursday are 9-1
Before playing Sacramento are 9-1
After playing Oklahoma City are 6-4
After a win are 10-0

Next up:
Philadelphia at Sacramento, Sunday, March 24
Denver home to Sacramento, Saturday, March 23