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    The Denver Nuggets (25-13) host the Cleveland Cavaliers (25-14) after winning nine home games in a row. The Nuggets are favored by 6 points in the matchup, which tips at 9:00 PM ET on Friday, January 6, 2023. The over/under is 220.5 in the matchup.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Nuggets vs. Cavaliers

    • Game Day: Friday, January 6, 2023
    • Game Time: 9:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: ALT and BSOH
    • Location: Denver, Colorado
    • Arena: Ball Arena
    Nuggets vs Cavaliers Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Nuggets -6 220.5

    Nuggets Betting Stats & Information

    • The Nuggets have gone 20-9 in games they were favored on the moneyline (winning 69% of those games).
    • In games it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -236 or shorter, Denver has a record of 10-2 (83.3% win percentage).
    • So far this season, the Nuggets have compiled a 19-18-1 record against the spread.
    • When they have played as at least 6-point favorites this season, the Nuggets are 6-6 against the spread.
    • Denver’s average total in outings this season has been 230.5, 10 points higher than the total in this particular game.
    • The teams have hit the over in 19 of the Nuggets’ 39 games with a set total.

    Cleveland Betting Stats & Info

    • The Cavaliers have won three of the eight games they’ve played as underdogs this season.
    • Cleveland has played as an underdog of +191 or more once this season and won that game.
    • The Cavaliers are 20-18-1 against the spread this year.
    • The Cavaliers are a perfect 1-0 ATS when playing as at least 6-point underdogs.
    • Cleveland’s games this season have averaged an over/under of 218 points, 2.5 fewer than the point total in this matchup.
    • Cavaliers games have gone over the total 18 times this year.

    Nuggets vs. Cavaliers Season Stat Comparison

    Nuggets Rank Nuggets AVG Cavaliers AVG Cavaliers Rank
    6th 116.6 Points Scored 111.6 24th
    16th 113.9 Points Allowed 106.4 1st
    18th 43 Rebounds 42.8 20th
    16th 10 Off. Rebounds 9.7 19th
    14th 12 3pt Made 11.7 17th
    2nd 28.7 Assists 23.4 23rd
    20th 14.6 Turnovers 13.6 11th

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Denver Nuggets Leaders

    • Nikola Jokic averages 25.2 points and 10.7 rebounds and 9.5 assists per game.
    • Kentavious Caldwell-Pope leads active Nuggets in three-point shooting, making an average of 2.1 shots per game from beyond the arc.

    Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

    • Donovan Mitchell averages 29 points per game. He also collects four rebounds and averages 4.9 assists per game.
    • Darius Garland also contributes 21.4 points, 2.6 rebounds and 7.8 assists per game, with Jarrett Allen adding 13.6 points, 10.1 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game.
    • Mitchell is the top shooter from the three-point line for the Cavaliers (among active players), hitting 3.8 threes per game.
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