Denver Nuggets at Oklahoma City Thunder - 11/23/22 NBA Picks and Prediction
Oklahoma City Thunder (7-10) vs Denver Nuggets (10-7)
Game Info: Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at 8:00 pm (Paycom Center)
Betting Odds: Oklahoma City Thunder +2.5 -- Over/Under: 229 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Denver Nuggets and Oklahoma City Thunder meet Wednesday in NBA action at the Paycom Center. The Denver Nuggets have split their last 8 games. The Oklahoma City Thunder have lost 6 of their last 9 games.
The Denver Nuggets are averaging 113.9 points on 49.3 percent shooting and allowing 113.9 points on 48.9 percent shooting. Nikola Jokic is averaging 20.8 points and 9.5 rebounds, while Jamal Murray is averaging 16.5 points and 3.9 rebounds. Michael Porter Jr. is the third double-digit scorer and Bones Hyland is grabbing 2.3 rebounds. The Denver Nuggets are shooting 40.9 percent from beyond the arc and 75.5 percent from the free throw line. The Denver Nuggets are allowing 35.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.6 rebounds per game.
The Oklahoma City Thunder are averaging 116.2 points on 46.9 percent shooting and allowing 116.8 points on 46.3 percent shooting. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is averaging 31.1 points and 5.9 assists, while Josh Giddey is averaging 14.9 points and 5.7 assists. Luguentz Dort is the third double-digit scorer and Tre Mann is grabbing 3.1 rebounds. The Oklahoma City Thunder are shooting 34.2 percent from beyond the arc and 76.3 percent from the free throw line. The Oklahoma City Thunder are allowing 36 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.8 rebounds per game.
The Nuggets are 3-8-1 ATS in their last 12 games playing on 0 days rest and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The over is 7-3 in Nuggets last 10 road games. The over is 7-0 in Thunder last 7 overall. The over is 6-0 in Thunder last 6 home games. The Nuggets are 8-3 ATS in the last 11 meetings in Oklahoma City and 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
Two struggling teams over the last couple of weeks, and they're both banged up. The difference here is the Denver Nuggets lose on the road by an average of 4.9 points, while the Oklahoma City Thunder win at home by an average of 1.6 points. The Denver Nuggets are dealing with a million injuries, and OKC will have the best player on the floor with Jokic and others out. Give me OKC and the free bucket.