San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets Game 5 Betting Odds & Picks
Posted by: Anthony Yaylor
We’ve got some great NBA basketball betting postseason action in store for us this Tuesday night in tonight’s San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets matchup. Heading into Game 5, things are all tied up at 2-2. Neither team has been able to pick up back-to-back wins in this series. And since the Nuggets came up on top in Game 4, can we count on San Antonio bouncing back on the road tonight? Let’s check up on tonight’s top online sportsbook odds to see what they’re predicting.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets – Tuesday, April 23rd
When: 9:30 pm ET
Where: Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado
Stream: Drama on TNT, NBA League Pass
NBA Basketball Betting Odds:
San Antonio Spurs
The Spurs are coming off a 117-103 loss to Denver at home that allowed Denver to tie this series up. While that may be less than ideal, San Antonio has already beaten Denver on the road this series. In fact, San Antonio opened up with a 101-96 road win over Denver. With that in mind, can we count on San Antonio coming out on top this Tuesday night? Well tonight’s NBA basketball betting odds are sticking with Denver here. All in all, that favoritism was to be expected since Denver is coming off a win and has the home court advantage tonight.
Players to Watch: DeMar DeRozan (23.3 ppg, 7.0 rpg, 4.5 apg), LaMarcus Aldridge (20.3 ppg, 9.0 rpg, 2.5 apg), and Derrick White (19.3 ppg, 4.0 rpg, 3.8 apg).
The Nuggets enter tonight’s matchup with their heads held high. However, there’s no guarantee they’ll be able to take the lead tonight. But seeing as how Denver is 5-1 straight up in their last 6 matches agaionst San Antonio at home, it’s looking like they should be able to pull through. All in all tonight’s money line is favoring them pretty heavily. With that in mind, bettors might find better value in sticking with the spread tonight. After all, the Nuggets are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 matches against the Spurs. This evening Denver will be looking to cover a 5 ½ point spread. Seeing as how they’ve already beaten San Antonio 117-103 and 114-105, it’s looking like they’ll have no problems covering that figure.
Players to Watch: Nikola Jokic (20.5 ppg, 11.8 rpg, 9.3 apg), Jamal Murray (17.8 ppg, 1.8 rpg, 3.0 apg), and Gary Harris (15.8 ppg, 4.5 rpg, 2.8 apg).
San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets Betting Predictions
San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets Betting Picks
So which side should legal betting fans take in this San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets matchup? All things considered, taking the Nuggets to cover the spread is the best bet to make tonight. Sign up today to get in on the NBA postseason action!
Score Prediction: 112-100 Denver.