Denver Nuggets at Chicago Bulls Matchup 12/12/2023

The Denver Nuggets (15-9) visit the Chicago Bulls (9-15) at United Center, tipping off at 8:00 PM ET on Tuesday, December 12, 2023. The Bulls are 6.5-point underdogs in the game. The over/under is 218.5 for the matchup.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Denver Nuggets Nuggets
88
-8 (-110)
-6.5 (-110)
216.5 pts
219.5 pts
-325
-245
line-movement
Chicago Bulls Bulls
74
+8 (-110)
+6.5 (-110)
+260
+200

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
11-14-0 5-5-0 6-9-0
13-10-1 7-6-1 6-4-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 4-5-0 2-0-0 2-5-0 3-10-0 3-6-0 0-4-0
220.5 to 225 2-4-0 1-2-0 1-2-0 2-4-0 2-1-0 0-3-0
225.5 to 229 2-3-1 2-1-1 0-2-0 1-1-0 1-1-0 0-0-0
229.5 to 235 2-1-0 1-0-0 1-1-0 3-0-0 0-0-0 3-0-0
235.5 to 240 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
240.5 and over 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
11-13-1 6-3-1 5-10-0
10-15-0 6-8-0 4-7-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 2-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0
-7 to -10 2-1-1 2-1-1 0-0-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0
-3.5 to -6.5 3-3-0 3-2-0 0-1-0 3-3-0 3-1-0 0-2-0
-0.5 to -3 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 1-5-0 0-4-0 1-1-0
0 to 3 2-3-0 0-0-0 2-3-0 3-3-0 2-2-0 1-1-0
+3.5 to +6.5 2-4-0 0-0-0 2-4-0 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-0-0
+7 to +10 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0
+10.5 or more 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 6-8 42.9% 28.6 110
Favorite 14-7 66.7% 45.2 114.8
After Win 6-3 66.7% 44.4 114.7
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 7-6 53.8% 46.2 109.8
Underdog 4-10 28.6% 42.9 108.7
After Win 1-4 20% 20 101.8

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.9 27.8 27 28.4 27.7
114.1 27.9 28.9 28.1 29.2
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.8 28.1 28.3 27.7 25.7
115 28.4 29.5 28.3 28.8
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.1 28.9 29.2 26.6 25.4
121.7 31.4 31.2 31.1 28
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
113.3 27.8 27.6 29.4 28.5
112.4 28.8 28.2 28 27.4

Denver Nuggets Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
11/28/23 DEN 113 @ LAC 104 -11.5 217.5 47.8% 28 18 45.5% 11 41.2% 34 16 30% 13
11/27/23 DEN 132 vs SA 120 -10.5 230 56.2% 25 11 42.9% 19 45.2% 26 10 37.8% 15
11/23/23 DEN 119 @ ORL 124 +3 218.5 47.3% 21 17 42.9% 10 54.3% 30 11 34.5% 12
11/19/23 DEN 109 @ CLE 121 +4.5 215.5 47.6% 23 9 48.3% 11 54.9% 26 11 40.7% 13
11/13/23 DEN 104 @ HOU 107 +5 216 46.2% 14 12 28.1% 11 42.5% 29 12 31.2% 9

Chicago Bulls Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
12/3/23 CHI 124 vs NO 118 +1 219.5 54.5% 15 12 42.5% 13 50% 35 13 32% 12
11/27/23 CHI 109 @ BKN 118 -3 220.5 48.2% 22 10 37.5% 11 49.4% 15 8 47.2% 9
11/23/23 CHI 102 @ OKC 116 -7.5 222.5 38.6% 17 11 38.6% 10 49.3% 38 11 37.9% 12
11/19/23 CHI 102 vs MIA 97 +2 212 44.4% 19 10 35.6% 12 42.9% 23 5 33.3% 15
11/13/23 CHI 119 vs DET 108 -6.5 220 48.4% 25 11 36.7% 6 43.2% 26 16 34.4% 16

Nuggets vs. Bulls Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Tuesday, December 12, 2023
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: NBCS
  • Favorite: Nuggets (-6.5)
  • Total: 218.5

Nuggets vs. Bulls Matchup Statistics

  • The Nuggets score 114.3 points per game, just one more point than the 113.3 the Bulls give up.
  • The Nuggets outscore opponents by 3.2 points per game (scoring 114.3 points per game to rank 13th in the league while allowing 111.1 per contest to rank eighth in the NBA) and have a +76 scoring differential overall.
  • The Bulls are being outscored by four points per game, with a -98 scoring differential overall. They put up 109.3 points per game (27th in NBA), and give up 113.3 per contest (15th in league).
  • Denver is scoring 120.2 points per game at home. Away from home, it is averaging 110 points per contest.
  • Chicago scores 109.8 points per game at home, and 108.6 away.
  • The Nuggets have seen an uptick in scoring lately, racking up 115.7 points per game in their last 10 outings, 1.4 points more than the 114.3 they've scored this year.
  • While the Bulls are scoring 109.3 points per game in 2023-24, they have bettered that mark over their previous 10 games, tallying 112.1 a contest.

Nuggets vs. Bulls Previous Meetings

Nuggets vs Bulls (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
11/4/2023 Nuggets -9 217.5 -410 +320 123-101 DEN
3/8/2023 Nuggets -9 225.5 -390 +320 117-96 CHI
11/13/2022 Nuggets -1.5 231.5 -120 +100 126-103 DEN

Nuggets Leaders

  • Nikola Jokic is averaging 28.2 points, 12.8 boards and 9.6 assists. At the other end, he averages 1.2 steals and 0.9 blocked shots.
  • Michael Porter Jr. averages 17 points, 8 boards and 1.7 assists, shooting 48% from the floor and 38.9% from downtown, with 2.8 made treys per game.
  • Aaron Gordon averages 12.8 points, 7.3 boards and 3.5 assists.
  • Reggie Jackson is averaging 13.2 points, 4.6 assists and 2.3 boards.
  • Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is averaging 10.8 points, 2 boards and 2.6 assists. Defensively, he averages 1.5 steals (10th in league) and 0.5 blocked shots.

Bulls Leaders

  • Nikola Vucevic is averaging 16 points, 10.3 boards and 3.3 assists for the Bulls.
  • The Bulls receive 22.6 points per game from DeMar DeRozan, plus 3.5 rebounds and 5.3 assists.
  • Coby White averages 16.3 points, 3.5 boards and 4.3 assists. He is draining 44.4% of his shots from the floor and 42.8% from 3-point range, with 3.1 treys per game.
  • Per game, Patrick Williams provides the Bulls 8.8 points, 4.3 boards and 1.3 assists, plus 1 steal and 0.9 blocks.
  • Andre Drummond's numbers on the season are 6 points, 7 boards and 0.6 assists per game. He is draining 48.3% of his shots from the floor.

Nuggets vs. Bulls Injury Report

  • Nuggets Injuries: Vlatko Cancar: Out (Knee)
  • Bulls Injuries: Lonzo Ball: Out (Knee), Alex Caruso: Out (Ankle), Zach LaVine: Out (Foot)