Looking for an exciting game to cap off your day? Look no further than the matchup between the Denver Nuggets and the Los Angeles Lakers later tonight. The game starts at 8:30 PM Eastern Time, so make sure you’ve got a cold drink and a cozy spot to watch all the action unfold.
The Nuggets come into this game as underdogs, with a line of +3 and odds of +133. However, they’ve got some recent history on their side, as they beat the Lakers by 11 points when the two teams faced off on May 20, 2023. In that game, the Nuggets were +5.5 and covered the spread. The total for that game was set at 223.0, but it ended up going over by 4.0 points.
On the other side of the court, the Lakers are favored with a line of -3 and odds of -153. While they lost to the Nuggets in their previous matchup, the Lakers have covered the spread in 7 of their last 10 games. This makes them a tough opponent for any team to beat.
Against the Spread and Totals Trends
If you’re looking to bet on this game, it’s vital to know how the two teams have been doing lately. In their last 10 games, the Nuggets have covered the spread 5 times. On the other hand, the Lakers have covered the spread in 7 of their last 10 games, making them a solid bet for those looking to make some dough.
Regarding the totals, the Nuggets have gone over in 6 of their last 10 games, while staying under in 4 of their last 10. Meanwhile, the total has gone over in 6 of the Lakers’ last 10 games, and stayed under in 4, showing no significant trend for either team.
For this game, we’re following hot Shark player iwantitall304 and taking the Los Angeles Lakers (-153). While the Nuggets are no slouches, the Lakers have consistently covered in their recent games, making them the safer pick. But as always, make sure to play responsibly, and good luck!