Denver Nuggets vs Portland Trail Blazers 5/16/2021 NBA Spread and Picks
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Denver Nuggets vs Portland Trail Blazers 5/16/2021 – Moda Center in Portland, Oregon will play host to Denver Nuggets and Portland Trail Blazers as they enter the final game of their regular season. The NBA sports gambling websites have predicted a winner for this game based on the odds and predictions of previous games. The Nuggets clinched the playoff position and they remain at the third in their conference play. Portland Trail Blazers are sitting at the sixth spot and they look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. Portland has managed to scrape through into the playoffs once again.
Denver Nuggets vs Portland Trail Blazers 5/16/2021
Denver Nuggets vs Portland Trail Blazers 5/16/2021 Betting Odds
Denver Nuggets Betting
The Denver Nuggets won 47 games and dropped 24 on the season. The Nuggets are trailing the Suns in the season and they look forward to building their three-game winning streak. Denver defeated Detroit Pistons in their last game with a final score of 104-91. Denver Nuggets are reaching 115 points per game with their scoring offense which ranks No. 7 in the NBA league. From the field, the Nuggets are reaching close to 49 percent with their shooting attempts. Nikola Jokic is the bright spot for the Nuggets this season with his exceptional gameplay.
Players to watch: N. Jokic C 71 GP 71 GS 34.8 MIN 26.4 PTS 2.9 OR 8.1 DR 10.9 REB 8.4 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 3.1 TO 2.7 PF 2.7 AST/TO 31.34 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 18.33 PER
M. Porter Jr. SF 60 GP 53 GS 31.6 MIN 19.2 PTS 1.5 OR 5.9 DR 7.4 REB 1.2 AST 0.7 STL 0.9 BLK 1.3 TO 2.1 PF 0.9 AST/TO 20.7 PER.
Portland Trail Blazers Betting
Portland Trail Blazers won 41 and dropped 30 games in total. The Trail Blazers are holding the same record as the Lakers and are one game behind the Dallas Mavericks. In their last game, the Trail Blazers lost against the Suns with a final score of 118-117. Portland is reaching an average of 115.9 points per game with their scoring offense. From their field goal attempts, Portland is touching close to 46 percent in total. Denver has a strong defensive unit that is surrendering just 109.8 points per game.
Players to watch: D. Lillard PG 66 GP 66 GS 35.9 MIN 28.9 PTS 0.5 OR 3.8 DR 4.2 REB 7.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 3 TO 1.5 PF 2.5 AST/TO 25.68 PER
C. McCollum SG 46 GP 46 GS 34.1 MIN 23.1 PTS 0.6 OR 3.3 DR 4 REB 4.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.5 BLK 1.3 TO 1.9 PF 3.5 AST/TO 20.74 PER
N. Powell SF 26 GP 26 GS 34.4 MIN 17 PTS 0.9 OR 2.4 DR 3.3 REB 2 AST 1.3 STL 0.4 BLK 1.5 TO 2.4 PF 1.3 AST/TO 14.07 PER.
Denver Nuggets vs Portland Trail Blazers 5/16/2021 Betting Numbers
Denver are 13-4 SU in their last 17 games.
Portland Trail Blazers
Portland are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
Paul Millsap PF Rest is “?” Sunday vs Portland
Portland Trail Blazers
Zach Collins PF Ankle is out for season
Denver Nuggets vs Portland Trail Blazers Betting Picks
Placing a bet on NBA has never been easier with all the odds and predictions up and running. The Nuggets hold the advantage in this game with their powerful defensive unit. Back Denver to continue their success against Portland.
Moneyline: Denver Nuggets +333, Portland Trail Blazers -450.
ATS: +5.5 (-111) is the spread for Denver and -5.5 (-111) is the spread for the Blazers.
TOTALs: Over 230.5 (-110) is the total for Denver and the same will go under for Portland.
Score Prediction: 117 – 113, Nuggets