The 3-8 New Orleans Hornets will continue their road trip as they face the 7-6 Denver Nuggets in an NBA pro basketball game on Sunday night. Tip off time from Denver is scheduled for 8PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the NBA League Pass Channel.
The current NBA odds reveal the home team Denver Nuggets favored by -10 points and the over under is lined at 196 ½ points. The odds were opened up a few hours ago and there has been no line movement on the side of the total.
In the lockout shortened season last year the teams met four times with each team winning and covering once on the road and once at home. Trend: Denver Nuggets are 3-0 ATS in their past three games.
With rookie Anthony Davis ailing with a bad ankle the Hornets have lost three games and will be out for Sunday’s game. They are on a six game losing streak with the wheels falling off on the defensive end of the court. During this six game losing streak they have allowed an average of 108 points per game to their opponents. New Orleans is 1-4 on the road.
The Nuggets are 3-1 at home on the year. They are riding a three game win streak and have been a streaky team this year with two significant losing and win streak already this season. During this win streak the team has a five point notable win at Memphis.