Philadelphia 76ers vs. Denver Nuggets - 12/10/19 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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Denver Nuggets at Philadelphia 76ers

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 8:00 PM (Wells Fargo Center)

Philadelphia 76ers -4.0 . Total 206.0 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The Denver Nuggets hit the road for a clash with the Philadelphia 76ers.  The Nuggets are (14-7), coming off a 105-102 loss to the Brooklyn Nets.  The 76ers are (17-7), after winning 110-104 over the Toronto Raptors.

In the Nuggets loss to the Nets, Denver was led on offense by Nikola Jokic.  Jokic connected on 10 of 21 from thefloor, making both foul shots, finishing with a double-double in the game.  Jokic registered 24 points, 11 rebounds, and dished out 6 assists.  The Nuggets shot 40% from the floor and 43% from 3-point range.  The Nugets stayed in the game, by making 18 3 point shots compared to the Nets 7.  The Nuggets were out scored 18 to 12 from the foul line. 


In the 76ers win over the Raptors, Philadelphia was guided throughout the game by Tobias Harris.  Harris was 10 of 22 from the floor, making both foul shots, totaling 26 points.  Ben Simmons came 1 assist shy of a triple-double, finishing with 16 points, 11 rebounds, and 9 assists.  Philadelphia shot 50% from the floor and 44% from 3-point range.  The 76ers saw their largest lead at 21 points.

Recent Betting Trends:

Nuggets are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.

Nuggets are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against Philadelphia.

The under is 5-1 in Nuggets last 6 games.

76ers are 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games in December.

76ers are 6-1-1 ATS in their last 8 games vs the Northwest division.

The under is 7-3 in 76ers last 10 games.

The Nuggets had one of the better starts in the league, but have struggled as of late.  The Nuggets have lost 4 of their last 5 games.  Philadelphia has been going the opposite direction, the 76ers have won 6 of their last 7 games.  The under has been profitable for both teams in recent games and should be a good play in this one.  The Nuggets have the best scoring defense in the league, while the 76ers have the 4th best.  Both teams are allowing less than 104 points per contest.  Final score prediction, the 76ers win and the total goes under,  103-101.


Chris’s Pick Under 206.0

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.