The NBA brings more action today as the Denver Nuggets will clash with the Brooklyn Nets in the Big Apple.
Denver lost 108-95 on the road against Boston Friday night in their last game. And on the other side, Brooklyn earned their second straight win as they defeated Charlotte 111-104 on the road Friday night in their last contest.
Denver Nuggets Form
The Nuggets are not playing well at the moment. Moreover, they have lost 3 of their last 4 games. However, the Nuggets entered Saturday holding a three-game lead over the Jazz in the Northwest Division race. Also, they did not play well in their last game against the Celtics. Nikola Jokic led the Nuggets with 30 points and 10 rebounds. Also, Jamal Murray leads the team with 18.1 points plus 4.4 rebounds and 4.8 assists per contest this season.
On the offensive side of the game, the Nuggets are scoring an average of 106.7 points per game. And this record is enough for the 22nd spot in the league in scoring. Also, they have an average of 46.7 boards per game combined with 26.1 dimes a night.
As for the defensive side of the game, the Nuggets are 1st in the league in scoring defence as they allow 101.8 points per contest this season.
Brooklyn Nets Form
The Nets have two wins in a row. Moreover, they have now won 8 of their last 11 games. And now the Nets are
4th in the Atlantic Division, 4.5 games behind the Celtics. As for the last game, the Nets defeated the Cavaliers in a convincing way. And Joe Harris led Brooklyn with 22 points in the win. Brooklyn has a good team this season and there is more to come from them in the coming weeks.
On the offensive side of the game, the Nets score an average of 113 points per game on the year. And this result is enough for the 11th spot in the league in scoring. Also, they have an average of 47.2 boards per game combined with 24.4 assists per night.
As of the defensive side of the game, the Nets concede an average of 113.4 points per game. And this defensive record is the 20th in the league.
The Nuggets are a good team this season. Moreover, they have the best defensive team in the league this season so far. However, on the other side, the Nets are playing really good. And they are very effective in front of their own fans in Brooklyn. Take the Nets to win this one.
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