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|Portland Trail Blazers vs. Denver Nuggets|
Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Portland Trail Blazers and the Denver Nuggets meet at Pepsi Center. The Trail Blazers were a 108-97 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Timberwolves. They covered the 3.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (205) made winners of UNDER bettors. Last time out for Denver, they were a 109-95 loser as they battled the Kings at home. The Nuggets failed to cover in the match as a 5.5-point favorite, while 204 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Portland:
Team record: 38-18 SU, 30-26 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Denver
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Team record: 25-30 SU, 22-32-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Portland
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Portland home to Brooklyn, Wednesday, February 26
Denver home to Brooklyn, Thursday, February 27