Nuggets vs Celtics Prediction: Statistical Analysis

Nuggets vs Celtics Prediction: Statistical Analysis

Nuggets vs Celtics Prediction: The Celtics are expected to win the upcoming game against the Nuggets as per the latest prediction.

This matchup between two of the most prolific and in-form teams will take place at the TD Garden in Boston as the Denver Nuggets continue their road trip.

Boston Celtics and Denver Nuggets each have 8-3 records through their first 11 games, although the Celtics hold the No. 3 seed and Denver holds the No. 4 spot in a Western Conference dominated by Utah Jazz.

Key Stats

Nuggets on a roll

The Nuggets are on a 4-game winning streak. After losing the first game of the season against the current Western Conference leaders. The Nuggets have won 8 out of 10 matches. The Nuggets have won three straight-away games heading into this fixture.

Denver Nuggets defeated Indiana Pacers in a tight contest (122-119) With the Nuggets winning three quarters to set the game up. Jokic, a two-time MVP, scored 24 points in a win over the Pacers after coming off the bench to help the Nuggets defeat the Pacers in the tense contest. The Nuggets five players ended the match with 16 or more points. Nuggets finished up the match with 48.9% field goals and 42.9% 3-pointers.

Celtics land punches

Boston Celtics had a rough patch in between after starting on a dominating note. The Celtics season lost its way with two consecutive defeats against the Bulls and Cavaliers after winning three straight matches to begin the season. But now the Celtics have mustered four straight wins with Tatum flying high.

Following a 128-112 victory over the Detroit Pistons at home, the Celtics are looking forward to its next game. In a win over the Pistons, Jayson Tatum posted 30 points and seven rebounds, while Sam Hauser scored 24 points off the bench.

Celtics vs Nuggets Prediction: Celtics Stats

  • In 5 home games this season, the Celtics have won 4 games with an average aggregate of 120-114
    • Number of games with a 3 or fewer points difference =0
    • Number of games with a 4-10 points difference = 3
  • Defensively, the Celtics and Nuggets have been in the top half of the table. The Celtics are fourth on the table with an average rating of 112.5 pts with 72.9% of the defensive rebounds and 5.5 steals and 5.6 blocks per match.
  • This season, the Celtics have averaged 118.7 points per game with 48.8% of their field goals being made, and the Celtics have averaged 41.4 rebounds per game.

Nuggets vs Celtics Prediction: Nuggets Stats

  • This season, the Nuggets have averaged 116.7 points per game with a successful field goal percentage of 50.5%. The Nuggets have been excellent on assists as well with an average assist of 28.8.
  • The nuggets have an excellent away record as well with 3 wins in the last 3 matches. The points scoring has been pretty consistent as well with 115 or more points in all three matches.
  • The Nuggets average 7.7 steals and 4.4 blocks to go along with its average rebounds of 45.5

Nuggets vs Celtics Odds

Nuggets vs Celtics odds are in favor of the Celtics with most betting sites picking the Celtics over the Nuggets.


  • Nuggets: +162
  • Celtics: -195


  • Nuggets: +4.5 (-110)
  • Kings: 4.5 (-110)

Total Points

  • Over 233.5: -110
  • Under 233.5: – 110
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Nuggets vs Celtics Prediction: Recent Form


This season, the Nuggets have been prolific. With a record of 8-3, they are currently ranked 4th in the Western Conference. The home and away stats are positive as well. The Nuggets are positive on both home and away stats. The nuggets are 4-1 at home and 4-3 away and are currently on 3 matches winning spree in the road games.


Celtics after early hiccups have been excellent in the Eastern Conference, finishing 3rd and with an aggregate of 8-3. The stats for both home and away have been positive. The Celtics have a winning percentage of 75 at home with 4 wins and one loss. Celtics’ away record is slightly better to the Nuggets’ with 4-2

Nuggets vs Celtics Predictions: Head-to-Head Statistics

There have been 96 regular season games between these two teams in NBA history. With 59 victories, the Celtics are ahead. Denver Nuggets have won 37 matches. Talking about the last five matches, the Celtics have whitewashed the Nuggets with 5 wins in 5 matches.

Last Meeting: Celtics defeated Nuggets 124-104

Key Snippets:

  • The Celtics have scored 105 or more against the Nuggets in all of their last five matches.
  • The Nuggets have failed to score 100 or more against the Celtics in three of its last five matches.
  • The average total aggregate between both sides has been under 233 points per match in the last five games.

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Nuggets vs Celtics Prediction: Players to Watch Out


Nikola Jokic (Center)

Points Per Game: 21.2 | Rebounds Per Game: 9.9 | Assists Per Game: 9.0

Michael Porter Jr (Power Forward)

Points Per Game: 17.8 | Rebounds Per Game: 7.2 | Steals Per Game: 0.6

Jamal Murray (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 15.7 | Rebounds Per Game: 3.6| Assists Per Game: 5.0

Boston Celtics

Jayson Tatum (Small Forward)

Points Per Game: 31.2 | Assists Per Game: 4.1 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.9

Jaylen Brown (Shooting Guard)

Points Per Game: 25.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 6.7| Assists Per Game: 2.8

Malcolm Brogdon (Point Guard)

Points Per Game: 13.7 | Rebounds Per Game: 3.8 | Assists Per Game: 3.7

Final Prediction:

There have been low-scoring affairs between both sides in the last five matches. However, we believe this match has the potential to be over 233.5 points with both sides scoring over 115 points.