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Denver Nuggets vs New York Knicks 12/5/19 NBA Previews and Prediction

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Denver Nuggets vs New York Knicks 12-5-19 NBA Previews and Prediction

Denver Nuggets vs New York Knicks 12/5/19 – Thursday night NBA is all set to take place from Madison Square Garden as Denver Nuggets take on the New York Knicks. The Western Conference has been full of surprises with the Lakers and the Clippers taking the top two spots. Denver on the other hand, managed to secure the 3rd position with a decent 13-5 record on the season. New York Knicks is one struggling team with their 4-17 record in the Eastern Conference play. The Knicks are sitting at the last spot and things seem to be slipping away at the moment. NBA Betting is out and most of the top website have predicted Denver to knock-out the Knicks.

Denver Nuggets vs New York Knicks 12/5/19

When: December 5, 2019 7:30 PM ET
Where: Madison Square Garden, ‎New York City, New York
TV: MSG
Stream: NBA League Pass, SofaScore

Denver Nuggets vs New York Knicks 12/5/19 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Denver Nuggets -7 (-110) 230 o (-110) -312

New York Knicks
+7 (-110) 230 u (-110) +240
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Denver Nuggets Betting

Denver has lost just five games on the season and they seem to be competing with the Rockets and Mavericks. The Nuggets have performed well to secure their position and are looking forward to bounce back from their loss against Los Angeles Lakers. The Nuggets managed to score 96 points, but eventually lost to the Lakers by surrendering 105. Despite their hard work, Denver Nuggets is experiencing their own issues, but they are all set to take out New York in this game.

Players to watch: Jamal Murray (18.7 PPG, 4.9 APG, 4.6 RPG), Nikola Jokic (15.4 PPG, 6.1 APG, 10.1 RPG), Will Barton (14.8 PPG, 3.5 APG, 7.3 RPG), Paul Millsap (13.9 PPG, 1.3 APG, 5.9 RPG).

New York Knicks Betting

There is no surprise that the New York Knicks are holding one of the worst records on the season. The Knicks were a strong team at one point, but they failed to keep up the pace this season. At present, New York seems to be on a seven-game losing streak and they are playing against Denver that has a powerful scoring record. In their last game, the Knicks were forced to surrender 138 points against Milwaukee. In return, New York was able to score just 88.

Players to watch: Julius Randle (17.3 PPG, 3.4 APG, 8.7 RPG), RJ Barrett (14.7 PPG, 3.2 APG, 5.3 RPG), Kadeem Allen (9.0 PPG, 2.0 APG, 0.0 RPG).

Denver Nuggets vs New York Knicks 12/5/19 Betting Numbers

Trends

Denver Nuggets

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Denver’s last 6 games.
Denver are 10-3 SU in their last 13 games.
Nuggets are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games against New York.
Denver are 8-1 SU in their last 9 games against New York.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Denver’s last 7 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Denver’s last 6 games when playing on the road against New York.
Denver are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games this season.
Nuggets are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Eastern conference.
Denver are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games played in December.

New York Knicks

New York are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of New York’s last 20 games.
New York are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New York’s last 6 games against Denver.
Their total has gone UNDER in 11 of New York’s last 13 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of New York’s last 6 games when playing at home against Denver.
New York are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games this season.
New York are 3-13 SU in their last 16 games against an opponent in the Western conference.
Knicks are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Northwest division.
New York are 0-8 ATS in their last 8 games played in December.

Injuries

Denver Nuggets

No Injuries

New York Knicks

Marcus Morris PF Back is “?” Thursday vs Denver
Reggie Bullock SF Back is out indefinitely
Elfrid Payton PG Hamstring is upgraded to “?” Thursday vs Denver
Frank Ntilikina PG Back is “?” Thursday vs Denver

Head-to-Head
Denver Nuggets New York Knicks
49-47 Against the Spread 33-47-2
44-52 Straight Up 36-45-1
110 Points per Game 104
106 Points Allowed per Game 113
44.68 Offensive FG% 42.88
73.58 Offensive FT% 67.47
35.26 Offensive 3PT% 36.97
42.81 Defensive FG% 45.77
74.81 Defensive FT% 75.19
30.89 Defensive 3PT% 37.41

Denver Nuggets vs New York Knicks Betting Picks

NBA basketball games have been exciting this season and several teams are doing their best to stay on top. Denver Nuggets are one of those threats in their conference play and they will look forward to get past the Knicks with ease.

Moneyline: The moneyline for Denver Nuggets is this game is +104 and New York Knicks have a moneyline of -115.

ATS: The ATS for this game is 1 with the Nuggets holding -1 and the Knicks holding +1.

TOTALs: The total is this match is over 230 for Denver and under 230 for the Knicks.

Score Prediction: 107-92 Nuggets