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The Cleveland Cavaliers and the Denver Nuggets will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Pepsi Center.
Last time out for Cleveland, they were a 108-96 loser as they battled the Trail Blazers on the road. The Cavaliers failed to cover in the match as a 10.5-point underdog, while 204 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Denver was a 123-116 winner on the road against the Warriors. They covered the 8-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (239) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Team record: 14-25 SU, 17-22 ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Denver
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Denver
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Dallas are 4-6
After playing Portland are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Team record: 20-18 SU, 17-20-1 ATS
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Cleveland
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Phoenix are 5-5
After playing Golden State are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
Cleveland home to Dallas, Monday, January 20
Denver at Phoenix, Sunday, January 19