The Dallas Mavericks will hit the road to face the Denver Nuggets from NBA action for Saturday night.
Tip time from Denver is set for 9PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by NBA TV.
The college football wagering odds have the home team Denver Nuggets favored by –5 points with a total lined at 215 1/2 points.
Dallas has won four straight to move to 9-4 on the season following a 103-93 home victory on Friday to the Utah Jazz as a -10 ½ point favorite. The total came in at under 202 ½ points. The Mavericks went up 58-34 at the half.
The Mavs shot 50.7% from the floor and made 7 of 17 from three. The team had ten more rebounds than Utah. Monta Ellis had 26 points and 6 assists on 8 of 19 shooting. On defense Dallas gave up 50% shooting to Utah with 7 of 20 from three point distance.
Denver moved to 5-6 on the year after a 97-87 home victory on Thursday to the Chicago Bulls as a +1 point underdog. The game total came in at under 199 points.
The Nuggets shot 45.2% from the floor and hit on 9 of 21 from three. Jordan Hamilton led the team with 17 points and six boards on 6 of 12 shooting. The Nuggets defense held Chicago to just 38.8% shooting with 3 of 10 coming from beyond the arc.