Bet Jamaica NBA Preview — Denver Nuggets vs. Phoenix Suns

by Dirty on August 11, 2013

The Denver Nuggets and the Phoenix Suns will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at US Airways Center.

Oddsmakers currently have the Suns listed as 3½-point favorites versus the Nuggets, while the game’s total is sitting at 236½.

J.R. Smith poured in 40 points to lead the Nuggets over the Wizards 116-105 on Friday night.

Denver couldn’t cover as 14-point home favorites as the game played over the 209.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Jason Richardson netted a game-high 35 points on Saturday, and the Suns pounded the Wizards 128-96. The Suns covered the 14.5-point spread, but the 224 points went UNDER the posted total of 232.5.

Steve Nash collected 17 points for the Suns, and Shaquille O’Neal had 13 points with 10 rebounds for a double-double in the win.

Current streak:
Denver has won 5 straight games.
Phoenix has won 4 straight games.

Team records:
Denver: 45-25 SU, 37-32-1 ATS
Phoenix: 38-31 SU, 29-39-1 ATS

Denver most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing New Orleans are 7-3
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

Phoenix most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Utah are 6-4
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
Denver is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Denver’s last 8 games when playing Phoenix
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Denver’s last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Denver’s last 7 games on the road
Phoenix is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games when playing at home against Denver
Phoenix is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Denver
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Phoenix’s last 8 games when playing Denver
Phoenix is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games

Next up:
Denver at New Orleans, Wednesday, March 25
Phoenix home to Utah, Wednesday, March 25

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