Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics 12/6/19 NBA Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics 12/6/19 – NBA betting picks are up and running as this important matchup is all set to take place between Denver Nuggets and Boston Celtics. Both these teams have already come a long way to hold their impressive 2nd position in conference play. The Nuggets are at the 2nd spot in the Western Conference play with an impressive 14-5 record on the season. Whereas, the Celtics are holding the 2nd spot in the Eastern Conference play with a 15-5 record on the season. It’s time to jump into the details of this game as Denver takes to the road to meet Boston.
Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics 12/6/19
Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics 12/6/19 Betting Odds
Denver Nuggets Betting
Denver Nuggets will be playing their 2nd road game and this is not going to be an easy one. The Nuggets enter this game with a losing record after their match against the New York Knicks last night. The Knicks scored 105 points and restricted the Nuggets to 96. It came as a surprise for all Denver fans when they lost against a weaker team like the Knicks. The Nuggets will try to bounce back, but will they take out the Celtics at their home turf is yet to be answered.
Players to watch: J. Murray PG (19 GP 19 GS 32.7 MIN 18.5 PTS 0.8 OR 3.7 DR 4.5 REB 4.8 AST 1.6 STL 0.4 BLK 2.4 TO 1.8 PF 2 AST/TO 17.83 PER), N. Jokic C (19 GP 19 GS 30.8 MIN 14.9 PTS 2.1 OR 8 DR 10.1 REB 6.2 AST 1.2 STL 0.5 BLK 2.6 TO 3.3 PF 2.4 AST/TO 18.81 PER), W. Barton SG (17 GP 17 GS 32.6 MIN 14.9 PTS 1.7 OR 5.2 DR 6.9 REB 3.4 AST 1 STL 0.4 BLK 1.4 TO 2.2 PF 2.5 AST/TO 16.55 PER).
Boston Celtics Betting
Celtics have been holding their 2nd spot for a long time. Boston will take this game seriously since they cannot allow Miami or Toronto to get past them. In their last outing, Boston Celtics defeated Miami Heat with a final score of 112-93. It turns out that the Celtics are stronger than what they portrayed. Playing against Denver might not be easy for Boston, but they will win this game at home.
Players to watch: K. Walker PG (19 GP 19 GS 32.3 MIN 21.9 PTS 1.1 OR 3.6 DR 4.7 REB 5.1 AST 0.9 STL 0.5 BLK 2.1 TO 1.7 PF 2.4 AST/TO 21.63 PER), J. Tatum PF (20 GP 20 GS 34.6 MIN 21 PTS 1.4 OR 5.7 DR 7 REB 2.8 AST 1.5 STL 0.8 BLK 2.2 TO 2.4 PF 1.3 AST/TO 16.92 PER), J. Brown SG (17 GP 17 GS 33.5 MIN 19.9 PTS 1.2 OR 5.8 DR 6.9 REB 1.9 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 1.6 TO 3.1 PF 1.2 AST/TO 18.68 PER).
Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics 12/6/19 Betting Numbers
Denver is 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games.
Boston is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games.
Gordon Hayward SF Hand is out indefinitely
Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics Betting Picks
Denver Nuggets are coming-off an unexpected loss and they are tired of traveling as they enter this game. On the other hand, the Boston Celtics have been better than the Nuggets. NBA odds today are in favor of the Celtics.
Moneyline: The Nuggets are holding a money line of +130 in this game and the Celtics are holding a money line of -150.
ATS: The Nuggets have an ATS of +3.5 and the Celtics have an ATS of -3.5.
TOTALs: The total has gone over 204 for Denver and under 204 for Boston.
Score Prediction: 109 – 100 Boston