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That Denver Nuggets will go to their third victory in a row when they meet Memphis Grizzlies Monday evening. The Nuggets come after a 93-91 victory over Minnesota as favorites at 1.5 points. The Grizzlies come after a 129-103 loss to Miami as favorites at 3.5 points.
Denver is 7-3 in its last 10 games against Memphis straight up, but Memphis has a 6-3-1 advantage against the spread in those games.
The Nuggets go after the fifth win in seven games
The Nuggets followed up on their two-game losing streak by winning their last two games. They will try to keep the momentum going with a win over the Grizzlies, which will give them their third win in a row and fifth win in their last seven games.
Denver has an average of 101.3 points per game. match. They scored 93 points in their last game, making up 40.9 percent of their field goals and 24.3 percent of their three-pointers.
Nikola Jokic led Denver with 26 points, 19 rebounds and seven assists. Monte Morris finished with 16 points, four rebounds and five assists, while Aaron Gordon added 12 points, four rebounds and two assists.
Denver has been fantastic defensively, giving 96.8 points per game. match. They gave up 91 points in their last match and will have to continue if they want to win.
Grizzlies are trying to recover from losses
The Grizzlies are not playing well at the moment and they are coming to Miami after a blowout loss. They will try to turn things around with a win over the Nuggets, which will give them their second win in their last five games.
Memphis averages 112.2 points per game. They scored 103 points in their last game, making up 38.6 percent of their field goals and 32 percent of their three-pointers.
Yes Morant led the way for Memphis with 20 points, four rebounds and seven assists. De’Anthony Melton finished with 20 points, three rebounds, five assists and three steals, while Kyle Anderson added 13 points, two rebounds and two assists.
Memphis has fought defensively and has given 117 points per game. They gave up 129 points in their last match and need a significantly better effort if they are to win this match.
- 1-6 ATS in their last 7 matches at home.
- 0-5 ATS in their last 5 matches against an opponent in the Northwest Division.
- 5-2 ATS in their last 7 matches played in November.