Nuggets at Nets 1/12/21 – NBA Betting Odds & Picks
Denver Nuggets vs. Brooklyn Nets
NBA: 7:30 PM EST
Jan. 12, 2021
The Nuggets are heading to the game here after picking up a win in their lasts game. The win ended up as a blowout win over the New York Knicks by a score of 114-89. With the win the Denver team ended up moving up to a 5-5 record on the year so far.
Nikola Jokic is coming in leading the Nuggets in the scoring department with 24.4 points per game. When it comes to scoring as a team the Nuggets have scored 116.5 points per game. The defense for the Nuggets has allowed a total of 112.8 points per game. The rebounding for Denver is sitting at 42.7 boards per game with 27.1 assist per game.
Brooklyn heads to the game here after losing their last couple of games. The last loss for the Nets ended up coming against the Thunder by a score of 129-116. The losses have dropped Brooklyn to a 5-6 record overall on the season.
Chris LeVert is coming in as the leading scorer for the Nets on the season with 18.4 points per game. The Nets as a team are putting in a total of 118.5 points per game. The defense, though, for Brooklyn has allowed a total of 113 points per game. The rebounding for Brooklyn is now sitting at 46.9 boards per game while getting 25.5 assist per game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Denver are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games.
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Denver's last 13 games.
Brooklyn are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Brooklyn's last 5 games.
Free Betting Pick: Denver Nuggets -1.5
Denver is heading to the game here looking fairly impressive on the year lately and should be able to play better in the game here. Now, the one thing that the Net have going for them is their offense has a lot of potential, but the offense has to stay playing that high to make up the defensive shortcomings. Look for those defensive issues to continue to plague Brooklyn in the game here as Denver is able to win. Final Score, Denver Nuggets win and cover 115-107.