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Houston Rockets vs Denver Nuggets 11/6/2021 Spread Picks and Previews

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Houston Rockets vs Denver Nuggets 11-6-2021 Spread Picks and Previews

Houston Rockets vs Denver Nuggets 11/6/2021 – The Denver Nuggets have been trying to stay afloat and have lost back-to-back matches. They will have a chance to avoid getting a losing streak as they host the struggling Houston Rockets this coming Saturday, November 6. The Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado will serve as the battleground for both teams as the tip-off happens at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The television broadcast will be handled by Altitude 2 and will have the same feed shot up to NBA League Pass for their online live stream subscribers. The Denver Nuggets are the favorites in NBA game odds to win over the Houston Rockets.

Houston Rockets vs Denver Nuggets 11/6/2021

When: November 6, 2021 5:00 PM ET
Where: Ball Arena, Denver, Colorado
TV: Altitude 2
Stream: NBA League Pass

Houston Rockets vs Denver Nuggets 11/6/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Houston Rockets +10.5 (-110) 218 o (-110) +500
Denver Nuggets -10.5 (-110) 218 u (-110) -700
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Houston Rockets Betting

The Houston Rockets have been struggling this entire season so far and have only won one game. This team enters the game carrying a six-game losing streak and their last match against the Phoenix Suns was lost by a dozen points, 111-123. Kevin Porter Jr. was the team’s top scorer with 20 points along with six rebounds and four assists. Contributing across the board is Christian Wood doing 18 points, 15 rebounds, five assists, three blocks and two triples while rookie Jalen Green struggled shooting 3-of-14 from the field but managed to finish with 15 points. Off the bench was veteran shooter Eric Gordon with 12 points.

Players to watch: C. Wood C 8 GP 8 GS 34.3 MIN 19.9 PTS 2.3 OR 10.3 DR 12.5 REB 2.4 AST 0.6 STL 1 BLK 1.8 TO 2.8 PF 1.4 AST/TO 19.23 PER

J. Green SG 8 GP 8 GS 32.8 MIN 14.8 PTS 0.4 OR 3.3 DR 3.6 REB 3.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.5 BLK 2.8 TO 1.6 PF 1.2 AST/TO 8.98 PER

E. Gordon SG 7 GP 0 GS 26.6 MIN 14 PTS 0 OR 1.7 DR 1.7 REB 1.6 AST 0.7 STL 0.3 BLK 2 TO 0.6 PF 0.8 AST/TO 14.73 PER.

Denver Nuggets Betting

The Denver Nuggets come into this game with an even 4-4 record and have lost their last two games. Both matches were against the Memphis Grizzlies on the road and the more recent matchup was just lost by two points, 106-108. Reigning MVP Nikola Jokic had his usual numbers with 34 points, 11 rebounds, five assists, two steals and two triples. He got help mainly from Will Barton had 26 points, seven assists and three boards while Michael Porter Jr. tallied a double-double of 12 points and 11 rebounds. Those are the only players that scored double-figures for the Nuggets in the loss.

Players to Watch: N. Jokic C 8 GP 8 GS 31 MIN 25.1 PTS 2.6 OR 10.8 DR 13.4 REB 5.6 AST 1.5 STL 0.9 BLK 3.6 TO 2.8 PF 1.6 AST/TO 34.85 PER

W. Barton SF 8 GP 8 GS 32.6 MIN 15.3 PTS 0.6 OR 3.5 DR 4.1 REB 4.1 AST 1.4 STL 0.8 BLK 2 TO 0.9 PF 2.1 AST/TO 16.94 PER

A. Gordon PF 8 GP 8 GS 29.3 MIN 12.6 PTS 1.9 OR 4.3 DR 6.1 REB 1.6 AST 0.5 STL 0.9 BLK 2.1 TO 2.5 PF 0.8 AST/TO 14.96 PER.

Houston Rockets vs Denver Nuggets 11/6/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Houston Rockets

The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Houston’s last 9 games.
Houston are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games.
Houston are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against Denver.
Rockets are 0-12 SU in their last 12 games on the road.
Houston are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Denver.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Houston’s last 8 games this season.
Houston are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Houston’s last 6 games against an opponent in the Northwest Division division.

Denver Nuggets

Denver are 3-9 ATS in their last 12 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Denver’s last 8 games.
Denver are 4-8 SU in their last 12 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Denver’s last 6 games against Houston.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Denver’s last 5 games at home.
Denver are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Houston.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Denver’s last 5 games this season.
Denver are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Nuggets are 10-2 SU in their last 12 games against an opponent in the Southwest Division division.
Denver are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games played in November.

Injuries

Houston Rockets

Danuel House Jr. SG Foot is downgraded to OUT Saturday vs Denver
Daniel Theis C Toe is “?” Saturday vs Denver

Denver Nuggets

Jamal Murray PG Knee is out indefinitely
Vlatko Cancar SF Hip is out indefinitely

Head-to-Head
Houston Rockets Denver Nuggets
4-4-2 Against the Spread 3-5-2
2-6-2 Straight Up 1-7-2
105 Points per Game 101
112 Points Allowed per Game 99
43.95 Offensive FG% 47.38
71.35 Offensive FT% 70
34.72 Offensive 3PT% 30.04
45.58 Defensive FG% 44.15
75.84 Defensive FT% 74.45
33.55 Defensive 3PT% 32.84

Houston Rockets vs Denver Nuggets Betting Picks

The Denver Nuggets are still considered one of the best teams in the NBA Western Conference and are expected to dominate the Houston Rockets. The best online sportsbook has the Nuggets blowing away the Rockets.

Moneyline: The ML given to the Rockets if they pull off an upset victory is at +500 while the Nuggets are -700.

ATS: A very wide 10.5 points separate both teams in the ATS with the Nuggets getting the -10.5 while the Rockets are on the far side with -10.5.

TOTALs: The total for both teams to reach is 218 points with the Rockets going over and the Nuggets under.

Score Prediction: 118 – 102, Nuggets