BetNow Online Sportsbook

Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Hornets 5/11/2021 NBA Picks and Previews

Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Hornets 5-11-2021 NBA Picks and Previews

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

When: May 11, 2021 7:00 PM ET
Where: Spectrum Center, Charlotte, North Carolina
TV: Bally Sports SE-CHA | Altitude
Stream: NBA League Pass

Denver Nuggets vs Charlotte Hornets 5/11/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Denver Nuggets -4.5 (-110) 217.5 o (-110) -188
Charlotte Hornets +4.5 (-110) 217.5 u (-110) +155
Bet Now on this Game

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

Trends

Denver Nuggets

Denver are 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games.
Nuggets are 10-4 SU in their last 14 games.
Denver are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games against Charlotte.
Denver are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against Charlotte.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Denver’s last 5 games on the road.
Denver are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games when playing on the road against Charlotte.
Nuggets are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games this season.
Denver are 14-3 SU in their last 17 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Denver’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.

Charlotte Hornets

Charlotte are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Charlotte’s last 6 games against Denver.
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Charlotte’s last 18 games at home.
Charlotte are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games when playing at home against Denver.
Charlotte are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Charlotte’s last 9 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Charlotte are 5-13 SU in their last 18 games against an opponent in the Northwest Division division.
Charlotte are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games played on a Tuesday.

Injuries

Denver Nuggets

Will Barton SG Hamstring is out indefinitely
Aaron Gordon PF Calf is upgraded to probable Tuesday vs Charlotte
Jamal Murray PG ACL is out for season
Monte Morris PG Hamstring is upgraded to “?” Tuesday vs Charlotte
PJ Dozier PG Leg is out indefinitely

Charlotte Hornets

Gordon Hayward SF Foot is out indefinitely
Devonte’ Graham PG Knee is “?” Tuesday vs Denver
Miles Bridges SF Quarantine is out indefinitely
Cody Martin SF Ankle is downgraded to OUT Tuesday vs Denver

Head-to-Head
Denver Nuggets Charlotte Hornets
32-36-0 Against the Spread 34-33-1
37-31-0 Straight Up 29-38-1
115 Points per Game 110
110 Points Allowed per Game 111
48.55 Offensive FG% 45.76
80 Offensive FT% 75.74
37.82 Offensive 3PT% 37.52
46.97 Defensive FG% 46.61
77.55 Defensive FT% 74.18
36.65 Defensive 3PT% 36.33

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