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Washington Wizards vs Denver Nuggets 2/25/2021 NBA Picks and Previews

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Washington Wizards vs Denver Nuggets 2-25-2021 NBA Picks and Previews

Washington Wizards vs Denver Nuggets 2/25/2021 – It’s time for another non-conference game to take place as the Washington Wizards take on Denver Nuggets from Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado. The NBA tips and predictions have made it easier for bettors to place bets on their favorite teams. The Wizards are sitting at the 13th position behind Orlando Magic. Washington is one of the worst teams in the Eastern Conference play. Denver Nuggets secure the seventh spot in the Western Conference play and they are trailing the spurs in the sixth. The Nuggets seem to have an easy opportunity here to get past the Wizards.

Washington Wizards vs Denver Nuggets 2/25/2021

When: February 25, 2021 9:00 PM ET
Where: Ball Arena in Denver, Colorado
TV: TNT
Stream: NBA League Pass

Washington Wizards vs Denver Nuggets 2/25/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Washington Wizards +7 (-110) 236.5 o (-110) +250
Denver Nuggets -7 (-110) 236.5 u (-110) -300
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Washington Wizards Betting

Washington Wizards are holding a terrible 11-18 record on the season and they enter this game with a losing record. In their last outing, they lost against the Clippers with a final score of 135-116. Washington is scoring an average of close to 115 points per game and they are surrendering close to 120 to opponents. From the rebounding department, they are touching close to 45 boards on average. Washington is ahead of the Cavaliers, but they are unable to move past the Magic in the 12th spot. The Wizards will have a tough game against the Nuggets.

Players to watch: B. Beal SG 27 GP 27 GS 35.7 MIN 32.7 PTS 1.4 OR 3.9 DR 5.3 REB 4.9 AST 1.4 STL 0.4 BLK 3.3 TO 2.5 PF 1.5 AST/TO 24.64 PER

R. Westbrook PG 22 GP 22 GS 34 MIN 19.9 PTS 1.7 OR 8 DR 9.7 REB 9.7 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 4.8 TO 2.9 PF 2 AST/TO 15.63 PER

T. Bryant C 10 GP 10 GS 27.1 MIN 14.3 PTS 1.8 OR 4.3 DR 6.1 REB 1.5 AST 0.4 STL 0.8 BLK 1.1 TO 3.1 PF 1.4 AST/TO 18.9 PER.

Denver Nuggets Betting

Denver Nuggets are holding a 17-14 record on the season and they are ahead of the .500 mark. In their last game, Denver took out the Trail Blazers with ease when they scored 111 and gave up 106. Denver is touching an average of close to 116 points per game with their scoring offense. From the defensive end, they are giving up close to 112 points to opponents. From the rebounding department, they are touching close to 44 boards per game. The Nuggets have won some of the big teams and Washington will be the least of their concern.

Players to watch: N. Jokic C 31 GP 31 GS 35.9 MIN 27 PTS 2.9 OR 8 DR 10.9 REB 8.4 AST 1.7 STL 0.6 BLK 3.3 TO 3 PF 2.5 AST/TO 31.15 PER

J. Murray PG 29 GP 29 GS 35.1 MIN 21 PTS 0.7 OR 3.7 DR 4.4 REB 4.6 AST 1.2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.2 TO 2.2 PF 2.1 AST/TO 18.05 PER

M. Porter Jr. SF 21 GP 14 GS 27.5 MIN 13.8 PTS 1.1 OR 5 DR 6.2 REB 1 AST 0.9 STL 1.1 BLK 1 TO 2.3 PF 1 AST/TO 17.01 PER.

Washington Wizards vs Denver Nuggets 2/25/2021 Betting Numbers

Trends

Washington Wizards

Washington are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games.
Washington are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Wizards are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against Denver.
Washington are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games against Denver.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Washington’s last 11 games on the road.
Washington are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Denver.
Washington are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington’s last 7 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Washington are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games played in February.

Denver Nuggets

Denver are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Denver’s last 7 games against Washington.
Denver are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games at home.
Nuggets are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Washington.
Denver are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Denver’s last 12 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Denver’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Southeast Division division.
Denver are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games played in February.

Injuries

Washington Wizards

Ish Smith PG Quad is out indefinitely
Thomas Bryant C ACL is out for season

Denver Nuggets

Paul Millsap PF Knee is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Washington
Gary Harris SG Hip is out indefinitely
JaMychal Green PF Shoulder is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Washington
PJ Dozier PG Hamstring is downgraded to OUT Thursday vs Washington
Greg Whittington PF Knee is downgraded to doubtful Thursday vs Washington

Head-to-Head
Washington Wizards Denver Nuggets
14-15-0 Against the Spread 13-18-0
16-13-0 Straight Up 21-10-2
115 Points per Game 115
120 Points Allowed per Game 112
45.92 Offensive FG% 48.17
75.94 Offensive FT% 78.16
34.41 Offensive 3PT% 38.38
47.6 Defensive FG% 47.37
77.25 Defensive FT% 76.63
38.4 Defensive 3PT% 36.52

Washington Wizards vs Denver Nuggets Betting Picks

The sports betting sites are once again slanting towards the Nuggets to win this game and cover the spread. The Washington Wizards are no match for Denver Nuggets as their weak defensive unit will fail to prevent them from scoring.

Moneyline: The ML set for the Wizards is +250 and the ML set for the Nuggets is -300.

ATS: +7 (-110) is the allocated spread for the Wizards and -7 (-110) is the allocated spread for the Nuggets.

TOTALs: The total will go over 236.5 (-110) for the Wizards and the same will go under for the Nuggets.

Score Prediction: 122 – 111 Nuggets