The San Antonio Spurs remain a tough team with a championship caliber defense. However their anemic offense makes gamblers weary of the Spurs for best online sportsbook action. The Denver Nuggets have provided good betting value as of late. Denver holds the seventh of eight playoff spots in the West. They are in logjam of six teams battling for the last four bids. Just three and half games separate those six clubs in the standings. The Nuggets have quietly emerged as a solid offensive team. A balanced scoring lineup has become an asset in the Mile High City. Denver hosts San Antonio on Tuesday.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets
Date and Time: Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 10:30 p.m. Eastern
Location: Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado
NBA Betting Online Odds at SBG:
Spurs +5½ (-110) 207 (-110)
Nuggets -5½ (-110) 207 (-110)
Spurs vs. Nuggets TV Coverage: TNT
The Denver Nuggets are 30-26 straight up and 26-27-3 against the spread. They have covered the best online sportsbook odds in five out of their last six games. Over the total has paid out in six out of the last seven Denver games. At the Pepsi Center the Nuggets have lost just 12 out of 29 games against the spread. All five starters are averaging 14.5 points per game or better. Gary Harris leads the team with 17.3 points per game. Nikola Jokic is keeping the glass clean with 10.4 rebounds per game. Head coach Michael Malone has methodically improved the team in his three seasons on the bench. Denver last made the playoffs in 2013. A subpar defense that ranks 18th in the Association remains a concern. On Saturday the Nuggets paid out at Phoenix in a 123-113 win.
The San Antonio Spurs have a record of 35-22 straight up and 29-26-2 against the spread. In their last five games the Spurs came away with the money just one time. Over the total has paid out in five of San Antonio’s last six games. The problem for the Spurs is an offense that ranks 27th in the NBA. It is that lack of consistent scoring that is likely to prevent a strong playoff push.
San Antonio has controlled the sportsbook online cashier’s cage against Denver. In the last eight meetings in this series the Spurs have paid out six times. Two out of the last three games between the Spurs and Nuggets went under the total. At Denver is where San Antonio has dominated. In their last 16 games at Pepsi Center San Antonio has come away with the cash 13 times. Over the total has paid in three of the last four games at Denver in this series.
Matchup to Watch
Despite San Antonio’s dominance in this best online sportsbook series Denver will be well rested. The improving Nuggets have the balance and offense to create value. This will be the Spurs third game in four nights. This is not a good spot for San Antonio. The momentum edge is also with Denver.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets NBA games Betting Odds Picks
This is a perfect spot for Denver to turn the head to head record around. The Spurs lack of offense has become a drag on their betting value.
NBA Betting Online Pick: Denver Nuggets.
NBA Betting Online Score Prediction: Nuggets 104, Spurs 90
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