Trail Blazers vs Nuggets Prediction and Odds

Trail Blazers vs Nuggets Prediction and Odds

Trail Blazers vs Nuggets Prediction and Odds: Bookmakers and Stats predict a Victory for the Denver Nuggets against the Portland Trail Blazers.


Denver Nuggets (30-13) will try to stay atop the Western Conference when they host the Portland Trail Blazers (21-22) in their next NBA game. The Nuggets are currently riding a 6-match unbeaten streak and are tied with the Memphis Grizzlies on points. The Nuggets are coming off a close victory over the Orlando Magic and will look to build on that.

The Portland Trail Blazers will look to register their third straight win and consolidate their position. The Trail Blazers have been on and off this campaign but have started to look dangerous in the recent matches with its Offense firing on all Cylinders.

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Trail Blazers vs Nuggets: Last 5 Games Analysis

The Portland Trail Blazers have lost all their last 5 away games.

The defeat came against the Likes of Toronto Raptors, Indiana Pacers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Denver Nuggets, and Golden State Warriors

In the last 5 away games:

  • The Portland Trail Blazers scored 105.8 points per game.
  • The Portland Trail Blazers conceded 115.2 points per game.
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 0
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 3

The Denver Nuggets have won all of their last 5 home games.

Nuggets’ Victory has come against Orlando Magic, Phoenix Suns, LA Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers, and the LA Clippers

In the last 5 Home games:

  • The Denver Nuggets scored 122.0 points per game.
  • The Denver Nuggets conceded 104.2 points per game.
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
  • Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 0

The Denver Nuggets have the winning momentum on their side.

Trail Blazers vs Nuggets Prediction: Offense and Defense Comparisons

Attack

The Portland Trail Blazers average 113.3 points per game. According to their shooting statistics, they hit 47.9% of their field goals and 37.3% of their 3-pointers. The Portland Trail Blazers have an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 98.6 in the last 5 away games.

The Denver Nuggets have averaged 117.0 points per game so far this season. The team shot 50.9% from the field and 39.9% from the three-point range. The Nuggets have an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 123.5 in the last 5 home games.

The Nuggets are ahead on Attack

Defense

The Portland Trail Blazers have allowed 112.6 points this season. They played with an average of 43.2 rebounds, with 6.6 steals and 4.2 blocks per game. The Portland Trail Blazers have an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 107.7 in the last 5 away games.

The Denver Nuggets have conceded 113.1 points per game in the current season. They averaged 43.3 rebounds per game. The average number of steals per game is currently at 7.2 while the average number of blocks per game is at 4.4. The Denver Nuggets have an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 105.9 in the last 5 home games.

The Nuggets have the edge on defense.

Trail Blazers vs Nuggets Odds

Spread

  • Portland Trail Blazers +5.5: (-105)
  • Denver Nuggets -5.5: (-110)

Moneyline

  • Portland Trail Blazers: +190
  • Denver Nuggets: -205

Win Probability

  • Portland Trail Blazers: 32%
  • Denver Nuggets: 68%
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Nuggets vs Trail Blazers Prediction: Last Game Analysis

Can the Nuggets make it 7 out of 7 and continue their unbeaten run?

The Nuggets have been on a roll in the last few matches and are currently on a six-match unbeaten run and are high on confidence heading against the Portland Trail Blazers. The Denver Nuggets defeated the Orlando Magic 119-116 on Sunday night thanks to a game-winning 3-pointer from Nikola Jokic. The Nuggets shot 53.9% from the field and 33.9% from 3-point range in their victory by three points. The Denver Nuggets outrebounded the Orlando Magic 41-39, displaying their superior rebounding abilities.

Will the Trail Blazers be able to stop the Nuggets’ juggernaut?

The Portland Trail Blazers looked to be moving into a higher gear with their offense looking ominous after beating the Dallas Mavericks twice at home. The Trail Blazers have now scored more than 135 points in each of their last two games. Damian Lillard’s heroics helped the Trail Blazers destroy the Dallas Mavericks 140-123 on Sunday night. The Trail Blazers had a 50.6% field goal percentage and shot 38.6% from beyond the arc, which was extremely noteworthy. The Trail Blazers also outrebounded the Dallas Mavericks 41-39.

Trail Blazers vs Nuggets Prediction: Head-to-Head Stats

Both these teams have met 194 times in the regular season of the NBA. The Portland Trail Blazers have the upper hand with 102 wins, while the Denver Nuggets have managed to win 102 fixtures.

In the last five meetings, the Nuggets have dominated this fixture 4-1.

Head-to-Head: Key Highlights (Last 5 Meetings)

  • Number of home games won by the Denver Nuggets: 2
  • Number of away games won by the Trail Blazers: 0
  • Average Number of Total Points scored: 235.4
  • Average Number of Points scored by the Denver Nuggets: 123
  • Average Number of Points scored by the Trail Blazers: 112.4

Trail Blazers vs Nuggets Prediction: Players to Watch Out

Portland Trail Blazers

Damian Lillard (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 28.8 | Assists Per Game: 7.1 | Rebounds Per Game: 3.9

Anfernee Simmons (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 21.9 | Assists Per Game: 4.0| Rebounds Per Game: 2.9

Jerami Grant (Small Forward)

Points Per Game: 21.7 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.3 | Assists Per Game: 2.6

Denver Nuggets

Nikola Jokic (Center)

Points Per Game: 24.9 | Rebounds Per Game: 10.9 | Assists Per Game: 9.8

Jamal Murray (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 18.6 | Assists Per Game: 5.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.0

Aaron Gordon (Power Forward)

Points Per Game: 16.7 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.8 | Steals Per Game: 0.9

Nuggets vs Trail Blazers Prediction and Odds: Predicted Winner

Stats Comparison

  • The Denver Nuggets have the Momentum advantage
  • The Denver Nuggets are ahead on attack
  • The Nuggets have the edge on defense
  • Overall: Denver Nuggets are predicted to win the game

The Nuggets have looked more dangerous side than the Trail Blazers this season. The Stats indicates a clear victory for the Nuggets. However, The Trail Blazers offensively has been ominous in the last two matches and can push the Nuggets to a close game. Overall we think, Nuggets will win this but the game is primed to be a close one with 4-10 points separating both sides.

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Ajay has a deep and Profound interest in sports with a love for Statistics and is constantly looking to cater to and assist the Audience to Predict Sports events more accurately.

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