Phoenix Suns vs Denver Nuggets 10/25/2019 Odds, Picks and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Phoenix Suns vs Denver Nuggets 10/25/2019 – Talking about starting the season on a positive note the Phoenix Suns came through with a resounding 124-95 win over the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday. The Suns who have been perennial cellar-dweller in the Western Conference actually looked good in the season-opener. Expect online betting experts to closely monitor Phoenix’s form in the coming games especially if they can beat the Denver Nuggets who just got some sort of revenge after beating last year’s Western Conference semis foe the Portland Trail Blazers 108-100.
Phoenix Suns vs Denver Nuggets 10/25/2019
Phoenix Suns vs Denver Nuggets 10/25/2019 Betting Odds
Phoenix Suns Betting
The Suns delivered a surprising result on their season-opener not only because they beat the betting favorite Sacramento Kings but also their offense ran really efficient for the first time in many years. Phoenix shot 50 percent from the field on 31 assists and only 14 turnovers. They also forced the Kings to commit 26 turnovers and hold them below 40 percent from the field. As expected Devin Booker starred for the Suns with 22 points and 10 dimes. Kelly Oubre Jr. tallied 21 points and 9 rebounds while Ricky Rubio recorded a double-double in his Suns debut with 11 points and 11 assists.
Players to Watch Devin Booker (22.0 PPG and 10.0 APG) Kelly Oubre Jr. (21.0 PPG and 9.0 RPG) and Ricky Rubio (11.0 PPG and 11.0 APG).
Denver Nuggets Betting
By beating the Blazers the Nuggets have finally exorcised their demons that haunted over the summer. Nikola Jokic registered 20 points and 13 rebounds while Will Barton and Jamal Murray added 19 and 14 respectively for Denver who rained down Portland with 18 treys on 56.3 percent shooting.
Players to Watch: Nikola Jokic (20.0 PPG and 13.0 RPG) Will Baton (19.0 PPG and 5.0 RPG) and Jamal Murray (14.0 PPG 5.0 APG and 5.0 RPG)
Phoenix Suns vs Denver Nuggets 10/25/2019 Betting Numbers
Phoenix is 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games.
Denver is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Deandre Ayton C Possible Suspension
Ty Jerome – OUT (Ankle)
Bol Bol – OUT (Foot)
Phoenix Suns vs Denver Nuggets Betting Picks
The Nuggets are 8-2 in the last 10 head-to-head encounters with the Suns. Across that number of games, Denver averaged 119 points per game while shooting 49.5 percent from the field. Meanwhile, Phoenix just averaged 108.4 points on 46.17 field goal clip.
Moneyline: The Nuggets are coming in as the clear-cut favorite with 81.1 percent chance of winning per ESPN Basketball power index. It just shows to NBA bettors how really good Denver is this season.
ATS: An 11-point spread won’t be a problem for the Nuggets either. Denver has a 6-3-1 ATS record against Phoenix in the last 10 games and is almost unbeatable on their home floor.
TOTALs: The O/U total for this game is set at 220 points. Again the Nuggets are going to score a lot of points. Their offense is just up there with the very best. Meanwhile, the Suns’ performance on Wednesday might indicate that they can really pile on the points if they continue their unselfish ways. Expect both teams to break the 100-point barrier and beat the O/U Total
Score Prediction: Predicted Score: 130-115 Blazers