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Denver Nuggets - NBA Betting

After winning their first ever championship last year, the Nuggets are the new favourites for this season, let's see if they can turn their win into a winning streak! (The bookmakers certainly think they can!)

Nuggets 2023/24 NBA Championship Odds: 5.50
Nuggets 2023/24 Western Conference Odds:
3.25
Nuggets 2023/24 Northwest Division Odds:
1.25

Some other markets currently available with some sportsbooks for Denver fans include:

NBA Coach of the Year Odds, Michael Malone: 26.00
NBA Regular Season MVP Odds, Nikola Jokic: 6.00 (favourite)
NBA Regular Season MVP Odds, Jamal Murray: 101.00
NBA Defensive Player of the Year Odds, Aaron Gordon: 101.00
NBA Most Improved Player Odds, TBC
NBA Rookie of the Year Odds, Maxwell Lewis: 101.00

We still need to wait a little longer before we can give odds for Denver's most improved player.


Denver Nuggets - Biggest NBA Betting Games

Denver has a fairly recently developed rivalry with the Los Angeles Lakers, a rivalry born out of the 2020 and 2023 Play Off series between these two Western Conference teams.

These two teams have met in multiple Western Conference Finals, with LAL largely getting the best of their Mile High rivals.

2023 - Denver sweeping 4-0
2020 - LA winning 4-1
2009 - LA winning 4-2
1985 - LA winning 4-1


Denver Nuggets - NBA Betting Results 2022/23 Season

The Nuggets were priced up for the 2022/23 season as follows:

Nuggets 2022/23 NBA Championship Odds: 19.00 (won)
Nuggets 2022/23 Western Conference Odds: 8.25 (won)
Nuggets 2022/23 Northwest Division Odds: 1.69 (won)

In the regular season win market, Denver were given Win Total of 51.5, but managed to win 53 times.
2022/23 Over (51.5) Odds: 1.91 (won)
2022/23 Under (51.5) Odds: 1.91 (lost)

Their odds to make the playoffs were:
2022/23 Make Playoffs Odds: 1.13 (won)
2022/23 Miss Playoffs Odds: 6.00 (lost)

In their first round, with home court advantage, the favoured Nuggets faced the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Nuggets won 4-1.
2022/23 Playoff Series Odds, Denver Nuggets: 1.18 (won)
2022/23 Playoff Series Odds, Minnesota Timberwolves: 5.25 (lost)

Despite home court advantage, in the Conference Semis the odds weren't in the Nuggets favour, and the bookmakers preferred the Phoenix Suns instead. However, that didn't stop Denver, who won 4-2.
2022/23 Playoff Series Odds, Denver Nuggets: 2.00 (won)
2022/23 Playoff Series Odds, Phoenix Suns: 1.83 (lost)

With the odds back in their favour and again with home court advantage, the Nuggets easily defeated the Lakers in the Conference finals, winning 4-0.
2022/23 Playoff Series Odds, Denver Nuggets: 1.59 (won)
2022/23 Playoff Series Odds, Los Angeles Lakers: 2.45 (lost)

And in the NBA finals, the Nuggets took the title (with home court advantage and the odds in their favour) against Miami Heat. Denver won 4-1.
2022/23 Playoff Series Odds, Denver Nuggets: 1.23 (won)
2022/23 Playoff Series Odds, Miami Heat: 4.3 (lost)

Denver Nuggets Previous Game

Full-time
Ball Arena, Denver

Standings

western standings 22-23 : Regular Season

TeamWLWin%GBConfDivHomeRoadOTL10Streak
1.572570%036-1612-433-824-173-17-3W5
2.572570%033-1910-633-824-170-16-4W1
3.562668%137-1512-430-1126-151-46-4L1
4.513162%630-229-725-1626-150-16-4L3
5.503261%731-2111-525-1625-161-07-3L2
6.493360%829-239-925-1624-173-07-3W3
7.493360%830-229-721-1928-140-15-5L1
8.473557%1027-257-1028-1419-214-17-3W2
9.463656%1130-2210-724-1722-195-14-6W1
10.463656%1126-267-921-2025-161-48-2W1
11.414150%1628-249-727-1414-272-54-6W2
12.315138%2616-365-1121-2010-312-22-8L1
13.275533%3014-378-89-3218-231-33-7L5
14.226027%3514-373-1312-2910-313-26-4W2
15.216126%368-441-1511-3010-315-32-8L5

Nuggets Schedule

DateOpponentResult
vs
TBD
L 0-0
at
MEM
W 111-126
at
SAS
L 121-120
vs
MIN
W 116-107
at
UTA
W 95-111
vs
ATL
W 142-110
at
LAC
L 102-100
vs
SAS
W 110-105
vs
CLE
W 130-101
vs
MIN
L 98-111

Injuries

PlayerPosDateInjuryStatus
Collin GillespieGKneeGillespie did not play in Sunday's (Apr. 14) game against Memphis.
Vlatko CancarFKneeThe Nuggets announced that Cancar underwent surgery on his left knee and is out indefinitely.

Denver Nuggets 2022/23 Season Summary

Record: W53-L29
Western Conference: 1st
Northwest Division: 1st
Points Scored / Game: 115.8 (12th of 30) 
Points Conceded / Game: 115.8 (12th of 30) 
SRS: 3.04 (6th of 30)
Pace: 98.1 (23rd of 30)
Offensive Rating: 117.6 (5th of 30)
Defensive Rating: 114.2 (15th of 30)
Net Rating: +3.4 (6th of 30)
Expected Win/Loss 49-33 (6th of 30)
Total Home Court Attendance: 788,635 (7th of 30)


Denver Nuggets Honours & Stats

Twitter: @nuggets (Followers: 1.4M (Rank #22))
Home Court: Ball Arena, Denver, Colorado
Owner: Kroenke Sports and Entertainment (Stan Kroenke, Owner/Governor)
NBA Championships: 1 (2023)
Conference Titles: 1 (2023)
Division Titles: 12 (1970, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1985, 1988, 2006, 2009, 2010, 2019, 2020, 2023)

Founded: 1967
Franchise History: Denver Rockets (1967-1974 (ABA)), Denver Nuggets (1974-1974 (ABA), 1976-present)
Affiliations: Grand Rapids Gold
Valuation Estimate: $1.93B (Rank #22)


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