NBA 2k20 Sim: Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics 7/10/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics 7/10/2020 – It is east meets west in this NBA 2k20 simulation match as the Boston Celtics score a date with the Denver Nuggets. This match is set to happen this Friday, July 10 and for those who want to watch the simulation, it can be seen in Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims. The Denver Nuggets have been one of the more consistent teams in the NBA Western Conference as they sit on the third playoff seed with a record of 43-22. On the other side, the Boston Celtics are also third place in their conference at 43-12. Both are top teams in their respective conferences but in this matchup, the Celtics are more favored by NBA Game Odds as compared to the Nuggets.
Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics 7/10/2020
Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics 7/10/2020 Betting Odds
Denver Nuggets Betting
The Nuggets found a gem in Nikola Jokic, the Serbian-born center, who is a triple-double threat with his 7-foot frame. He owns a 91 overall rating and he is getting help from Canadian combo guard Jamal Murray at 94 overall. Paul Millsap has a lot in his tank and he is giving the team some added offense along with his 82 overall rating. Rotating with him at the forward position is Michael Porter Jr. who has a lot of upside to his game at 81 overall. Will Barton is a three-level scorer who plays at the wing and he is at 80 overall while Mason Plumlee backs up Nikola Jokic at center with a 79 overall. Monte Morris and Jerami Grant form the core rotation of the team having 78 and 77 overall rating each.
Boston Celtics Betting
The Boston Celtics are building their team around Jayson Tatum who has shown superstar potential. He is at 88 overall and this scoring machine is paired up with another offensive threat in Kemba Walker at 87 overall. Jaylen Brown has shown that he fits well in the system of Brad Stevens. He is an 85 overall while Gordon Hayward is healthy and serving the team with an 82. Marcus Smart has been the team’s most reliable bench player as this perimeter lockdown defender is at 80 overall. Daniel Theis and Enes Kanter has been solid for this team. They share minutes in the center position and both of them are at 80 overall. Robert Williams sums up the eight-man rotation of the team and he is at 76 overall.
Denver Nuggets vs Boston Celtics Betting Picks
In this battle of conference third-placers, the Celtics are a safer bet since they have six players above 80 overall. They also have the bodies to put on Jokic with Kanter and Theis and this is why Top Online Sportsbook gives them the advantage in this game.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Nuggets is at +110 if they manage to pull an upset while the Celtics are at -145.
ATS: Just 2.5 points separating both teams across the spread with the Nuggets owning the +2.5 while the Celtics are at -2.5.
TOTALs: The given total for this game is at 104.5 points with the Celtics going over and the Nuggets are under.
Score Prediction: 107 – 104 Celtics