Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Hornets 5/11/2021 NBA Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Hornets 5/11/2021 – The Denver Nuggets are coming off from a tough loss and they hope to recover quickly from it. This team will be heading on the road to battle the Charlotte Hornets this coming Tuesday, May 11 and it will be at the Spectrum Center located in Charlotte, North Carolina. The game begins at exactly 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time and the television live broadcast is handled by Bally Sports SE-CHA and Altitude. NBA League Pass subscribers can also enjoy the game through an online live stream. The Charlotte Hornets even with the home court advantage is seen in NBA betting covers as the underdogs against the Denver Nuggets.
Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Hornets 5/11/2021
Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Hornets 5/11/2021 Betting Odds
Denver Nuggets Betting
The Denver Nuggets lost a tough one at home against the Brooklyn Nets by six points, 119-125. Nikola Jokic led the team providing stats across the board with 29 points, seven rebounds and six assists. Michael Porter Jr. has been stepping up for the Nuggets and he gave the team 28 points, four rebounds, two assists and six three-pointers. Rookie Facundo Campazzo has also responded well and had 19 points, five assists, three steals and three triples as the starting point guard. Austin Rivers have moved to the starting lineup and finished with 12 while Markus Howard came off the bench with 13.
Players to watch: N. Jokic C 68 GP 68 GS 35 MIN 26.4 PTS 2.8 OR 8 DR 10.8 REB 8.5 AST 1.4 STL 0.7 BLK 3.2 TO 2.7 PF 2.7 AST/TO 31.09 PER
J. Murray PG 48 GP 48 GS 35.5 MIN 21.2 PTS 0.8 OR 3.3 DR 4 REB 4.8 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 2.3 TO 2 PF 2.1 AST/TO 18.35 PER
M. Porter Jr. SF 58 GP 51 GS 31.7 MIN 19.2 PTS 1.5 OR 5.9 DR 7.4 REB 1.1 AST 0.6 STL 0.9 BLK 1.2 TO 2.1 PF 0.9 AST/TO 20.79 PER.
Charlotte Hornets Betting
The Charlotte Hornets were caught off guard by the depleted New Orleans Pelicans and got defeated by two points, 110-112. Terry Rozier tried to lift his team providing monster numbers of 43 points, five rebounds, four assists and seven three-pointers. LaMelo Ball was able to contribute across the board with 22 points, five assists, four rebounds, two steals and two triples while Cody Zeller came off the bench doing 17 points, eight rebounds and a block. PJ Washington also had a good night doing 14 points, 12 rebounds and two assists. This team had good contributors but their defense was just horrible.
Players to Watch: T. Rozier SG 65 GP 65 GS 34.2 MIN 20.6 PTS 0.7 OR 3.6 DR 4.3 REB 4.2 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 1.8 TO 1.7 PF 2.3 AST/TO 17.51 PER
G. Hayward SF 44 GP 44 GS 34 MIN 19.6 PTS 0.8 OR 5 DR 5.9 REB 4.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 1.7 PF 2 AST/TO 17.67 PER
L. Ball PG 47 GP 27 GS 28.8 MIN 16 PTS 1.2 OR 4.6 DR 5.8 REB 6.2 AST 1.6 STL 0.4 BLK 2.9 TO 2.8 PF 2.1 AST/TO 18.14 PER.
Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Hornets 5/11/2021 Betting Numbers
Denver are 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games.
Charlotte are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Will Barton SG Hamstring is out indefinitely
Gordon Hayward SF Foot is out indefinitely
Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Hornets Betting Picks
The Denver Nuggets have been doing great even with the number of injuries from their core players. They are going to be the best bet to win in sports betting and give the Charlotte Hornets another tough loss.
Moneyline: The Nuggets are given an ML of -188 for this game while the Hornets are at +155 if they win.
ATS: It is 4.5 points on the ATS for this matchup with the Nuggets getting the -4.5 while the Hornets are +4.5.
TOTALs: The total for both teams to reach is set at 217.5 points with the Nuggets going over and the Hornets are under.
Score Prediction: 114 – 112, Nuggets