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    The Cleveland Cavaliers (38-23) host the Denver Nuggets (41-18) after winning four straight home games. The Cavaliers are favored by only 2 points in the contest, which begins at 7:00 PM ET on Thursday, February 23, 2023.

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    How do I watch Cavaliers vs. Nuggets

    • Game Day: Thursday, February 23, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: BSOH and ALT
    • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    • Arena: Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse

    Betting Lines for Cleveland vs. Denver

    Cavaliers vs Nuggets Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Cavaliers -2

    Cavaliers Betting Stats & Information

    • The Cavaliers have won 35 of the 49 games they were favored on the moneyline this season (71.4%).
    • When it has played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -134 or shorter, Cleveland has gone 31-12 (72.1% win percentage).
    • The Cavaliers have a 33-27-1 record against the spread this season.
    • The Cavaliers are 26-18-1 against the spread when favored by 2 points or more this season.
    • A total of 28 of the Cavaliers’ 59 games with a set total have hit the over (47.5%).

    Denver Betting Stats & Info

    • This season, the Nuggets have been the underdog 14 times and won seven, or 50%, of those games.
    • Denver has a record of 4-5, a 44.4% win rate, when it is set as the underdog by +112 or more by bookmakers this season.
    • The Nuggets have gone 32-25-2 against the spread this season.
    • In games they were an underdog in by 2 points or more so far this year, the Nuggets went 5-5 against the spread.
    • Nuggets games have gone over the total 28 times this year.

    Cavaliers vs. Nuggets Season Stat Comparison

    Cavaliers Rank Cavaliers AVG Nuggets AVG Nuggets Rank
    26th 111.8 Points Scored 117.1 6th
    1st 106.1 Points Allowed 112.7 13th
    22nd 41.9 Rebounds 42.7 19th
    20th 9.7 Off. Rebounds 9.7 20th
    19th 11.4 3pt Made 12.1 14th
    17th 24.9 Assists 29.1 2nd
    6th 12.9 Turnovers 14.2 20th

    Cavaliers vs. Nuggets Injury Updates


    Name Game Status Injury
    Ricky Rubio Questionable Illness
    Cedi Osman Questionable Neck


    Name Game Status Injury
    Collin Gillespie Out Leg
    Jamal Murray Questionable Knee
    Zeke Nnaji Questionable Shoulder
    Aaron Gordon Questionable Rib

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Cleveland Cavaliers Leaders

    • The scoring leader for the Cavaliers this season is Donovan Mitchell (among active players), who averages 27.3 points, 4.1 rebounds, and 4.9 assists per game.
    • Darius Garland contributes with 21.8 points, 8.0 assists and 2.7 rebounds a game, and Jarrett Allen adds 14.7 points, 1.7 assists and 9.9 rebounds per matchup.
    • The Cavaliers get 3.6 three-pointers per game out of Mitchell.

    Denver Nuggets Leaders

    • Nikola Jokic statline this season looks solid thanks to 24.7 points, 11.5 rebounds and 10.1 assists per game.
    • Michael Porter Jr. averages 2.9 three-pointers per game.

    Recent Performance


    Cavaliers Last Five Games
    Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total Cavaliers Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
    2/15/2023 76ers 118-112 No Away +1.5 216.5 -102 -118 Playoffs No Over
    2/13/2023 Spurs 117-109 Yes Home -15 224 -1268 775 Playoffs No Over
    2/11/2023 Bulls 97-89 Yes Home -6.5 220.5 -244 199 Playoffs Yes Under
    2/10/2023 Pelicans 118-107 Yes Away -3 222 -151 129 Playoffs Yes Over
    2/8/2023 Pistons 113-85 Yes Home -8.5 217.5 -420 330 Playoffs Yes Under


    Nuggets Last Five Games
    Date Opponent Result Favored Played As Spread Total Nuggets Moneyline Opponent Moneyline Game Type Covered Over/Under
    2/15/2023 Mavericks 118-109 Yes Home -6 228.5 -232 189 Playoffs Yes Under
    2/13/2023 Heat 112-108 No Away +1.5 217.5 -104 -116 Playoffs Yes Over
    2/11/2023 Hornets 119-105 Yes Away -7 237 -278 227 Playoffs Yes Under
    2/9/2023 Magic 115-104 Yes Away -5 230.5 -208 173 Playoffs No Under
    2/7/2023 Timberwolves 146-112 Yes Home -8 232.5 -336 264 Playoffs Yes Over

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