The 26-18 Indiana Pacers will be the road team when they face the 27-18 Denver Nuggets in an NBA pro basketball game on Monday night. Tip off time from Denver is scheduled for 9PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the NBA League Pass Channel.
The current NBA odds from this game has the home team Denver Nuggets favored by -6 ½ points with an over under line of 196 points. There has been no movement in this point spread and total since the odds came out a few hours ago.
The teams met back on December 7th with Denver posting the 92-89 win as a +2 point road favorite. The game ended under 195 points. Trend: Denver Nuggets are 3-0 ATS in their past three meetings with the Indiana Pacers
Indiana has a road record this season of 10-15. The team has lost two straight and are 1-2 on this road four game road trip. They come off the 114-110 road defeat on Saturday night to the Utah Jazz in overtime as a +2 point underdog. The total came in at over 183 ½ points.
Indiana wasted a 54% shooting night and +13 rebound margin by giving away the game with 22 turnovers. They allow Denver 53% shooting. David West had 24 points and 7 rebounds on 9 of 15 shooting. Indiana is a top two team in the league in defense by allowing 89 points a game and 42% shooting to their opponents.
The Nuggets are 17-3 on their home court. They have won three straight and eight of their past ten games. Denver defeats Sacramento on Saturday by the score of 121-93 as a -12 ½ point betting favorite. The total landed over 212 ½ points. Denver enjoyed a shooting night just under 53% with 13 of 31 from the three point line. The worst free throw shooting team made shots on Saturday with 14 of 17 makes from the charity stripe. They held Sacramento to 42% shooting and force 20 turnovers. Ty Lawson had 26 point and 6 assists on 11 of 15 shooting for the Nuggets. Denver is a top five team in the NBA in points scored and shooting percentage as the team puts up over 103 points a game and just under 47% shooting from the floor.