NBA Playoffs Picks Against the Spread, Tips and Predictions for Today, May 6

Monday’s NBA playoff slate has two quality games in store. Among them is the Minnesota Timberwolves versus the Denver Nuggets, and to find our ATS pick for each of those games, see below.

Want to improve your chances ahead of Monday’s NBA action? Take a look at our odds breakdown below.

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NBA Picks Against The Spread – May 6

The New York Knicks play host to the Indiana Pacers

The Pacers hit the road against the Knicks on Monday at 7:30 PM ET.

Against the Spread Preview

  • Matchup: Indiana Pacers at New York Knicks
  • Spread: Knicks -5.5
  • Computer Pick: New York by 4.1 points
  • NY Odds to Win: -227
  • IND Odds to Win: +185
  • Total: 217.5 points

Records and Stats

  • NY Record: 50-32
  • IND Record: 47-35
  • NY Stats: 112.8 PPG (19th in NBA), 108.2 Opp. PPG (second)
  • IND Stats: 123.3 PPG (first in NBA), 120.2 Opp. PPG (27th)

Players to Watch

  • NY Key Player: Jalen Brunson (28.7 PPG, 3.6 RPG, 6.7 APG)
  • IND Key Player: Pascal Siakam (21.7 PPG, 7.1 RPG, 4.3 APG)

How to Watch

The Denver Nuggets play the Minnesota Timberwolves

The Timberwolves go on the road to face the Nuggets on Monday at 10:00 PM ET.

Against the Spread Preview

  • Matchup: Minnesota Timberwolves at Denver Nuggets
  • Spread: Nuggets -6.5
  • Computer Pick: Denver by 0.9 points
  • DEN Odds to Win: -278
  • MIN Odds to Win: +225
  • Total: 208.5 points

Records and Stats

  • DEN Record: 57-25
  • MIN Record: 56-26
  • DEN Stats: 114.9 PPG (14th in NBA), 109.6 Opp. PPG (sixth)
  • MIN Stats: 113.0 PPG (18th in NBA), 106.5 Opp. PPG (first)

Players to Watch

  • DEN Key Player: Nikola Jokic (26.4 PPG, 12.4 RPG, 9.0 APG)
  • MIN Key Player: Anthony Edwards (25.9 PPG, 5.4 RPG, 5.1 APG)

How to Watch

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