Utah Jazz at Denver Nuggets Matchup 3/9/2024

The Denver Nuggets (43-20) face the Utah Jazz (28-35) on March 9, 2024 at Ball Arena. The Jazz are underdogs by a 12.5-point margin as they enter the matchup with a 7-3 record in their last 10 games. The matchup has an over/under of 228.

Matchup

Game Spread Over/Under Moneyline Charts
Teams Team Rating Open Closing Open Closing Open Closing Line Moves
Utah Jazz Jazz
86
+11 (-110)
+12.5 (-112)
233 pts
227 pts
+440
+525
line-movement
Denver Nuggets Nuggets
88
-11 (-110)
-12.5 (-108)
-600
-750

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
34-28-1 16-13-1 18-15-0
25-38-1 13-18-1 12-20-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 1-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 5-7-0 2-2-0 3-5-0
220.5 to 225 2-7-0 1-2-0 1-5-0 4-9-0 3-5-0 1-4-0
225.5 to 229 5-5-1 3-0-0 2-5-1 7-4-1 5-2-1 2-2-0
229.5 to 235 7-4-0 4-1-0 3-3-0 10-6-0 4-2-0 6-4-0
235.5 to 240 7-7-0 4-1-0 3-6-0 3-6-1 3-3-0 0-3-1
240.5 and over 10-7-0 7-6-0 3-1-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
33-30-1 21-10-0 12-20-1
30-32-2 17-14-1 13-18-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 0-5-0 0-0-0 0-5-0 6-3-0 5-3-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 5-7-1 2-2-0 3-5-1 8-5-1 7-5-1 1-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 6-7-0 2-2-0 4-5-0 5-6-0 4-5-0 1-1-0
-0.5 to -3 7-3-0 5-0-0 2-3-0 1-4-0 0-1-0 1-3-0
0 to 3 5-6-0 4-5-0 1-1-0 5-5-0 1-0-0 4-5-0
+3.5 to +6.5 7-1-0 7-0-0 0-1-0 4-5-1 0-0-0 4-5-1
+7 to +10 3-1-0 1-1-0 2-0-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-2-0
+10.5 or more 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-2-0 0-0-0 0-2-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 9-23 28.1% 39.1 112.3
Underdog 15-30 33.3% 47.8 114.4
After Losses 13-15 46.4% 53.6 115.8
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 25-6 80.6% 53.2 118
Favorite 39-15 72.2% 46.3 115.1
After Losses 14-4 77.8% 50 113.3

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.1 29.1 29.3 26.6 25.1
122.1 31.4 31.2 31.4 28.1
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
108.8 26.9 26.4 28.2 27.3
110.8 27.7 28.4 27.7 27
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.5 26.1 26.9 27.8 26.7
115.8 29.5 29.5 29.3 27.5
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.7 28.1 28.4 27.3 25.9
114.5 28.4 29.5 28.2 28.4

Utah Jazz Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/28/24 UTA 97 @ ATL 124 -2 238.5 37.2% 19 12 28.9% 17 49.5% 23 15 37.5% 17
2/16/24 UTA 137 vs GS 140 +2.5 242 46.2% 32 17 44.9% 16 53.3% 28 13 47.6% 13
2/9/24 UTA 115 @ PHO 129 -5 239 43.6% 31 19 34.3% 15 59.1% 16 5 48.3% 12
2/5/24 UTA 123 vs MIL 108 -2.5 249.5 48.3% 24 12 38.6% 16 46.4% 25 7 36.6% 11
2/2/24 UTA 124 vs PHI 127 -4.5 241.5 51.7% 25 10 33.3% 9 50% 21 10 43.8% 4

Denver Nuggets Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
3/6/24 DEN 107 vs PHO 117 -8.5 224 42.7% 14 10 37.5% 14 43.8% 22 11 44.1% 9
2/29/24 DEN 117 vs SAC 96 -7.5 231 54.1% 11 5 42.9% 15 40% 13 15 34.3% 14
2/9/24 DEN 114 @ LAL 106 +3 230.5 48.5% 7 14 43.8% 12 46.1% 22 10 32% 7
2/5/24 DEN 112 vs POR 103 -15 220.5 48.8% 19 14 42.9% 8 45.9% 15 15 35.5% 13
2/1/24 DEN 100 @ OKC 105 -6 226.5 39.8% 16 12 40.5% 8 42.5% 25 15 42.3% 11

Jazz vs. Nuggets Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Saturday, March 9, 2024
  • Time: 9:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: ALT
  • Favorite: Nuggets (-12.5)
  • Total: 228

Jazz vs. Nuggets Matchup Statistics

  • The Nuggets put up six fewer points per game (114.4) than the Jazz allow (120.4).
  • The Nuggets' +256 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by four points per game) is a result of scoring 114.4 points per game (16th in the NBA) while giving up 110.4 per contest (seventh in the league).
  • The Jazz have been outscored by 2.7 points per game (posting 117.7 points per game, ninth in league, while conceding 120.4 per contest, 25th in NBA) and have a -170 scoring differential.
  • Offensively Denver has performed better in home games this season, putting up 118 points per game, compared to 111 per game in away games.
  • In 2023-24 Utah is scoring 10.9 more points per game at home (123.2) than away (112.3).
  • In their last 10 games, the Nuggets have been putting up 113.5 points per game, an average that's slightly lower than the 114.4 they've scored over the course of the 2023-24 season.
  • While the Jazz are putting up 117.7 points per game in 2023-24, they have fallen short of that over their last 10 games, amassing 116.9 points per contest.

Jazz vs. Nuggets Previous Meetings

Nuggets vs Jazz (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
1/10/2024 Nuggets -7 239 -265 +215 124-111 UTA
10/30/2023 Nuggets -8.5 225.5 -360 +285 110-102 DEN
4/8/2023 Nuggets -10 229 -425 +340 118-114 UTA
12/10/2022 Nuggets -11.5 228.5 -625 +470 115-110 DEN
10/28/2022 Nuggets -7.5 232 -295 +245 117-101 DEN
10/19/2022 Nuggets -6.5 225.5 -260 +220 123-102 UTA

Nuggets Leaders

  • Nikola Jokic's numbers on the season are 26 points, 12.3 boards and 9.2 assists per game, shooting 57.9% from the field (10th in NBA) and 35% from downtown, with an average of 1 made treys.
  • Michael Porter Jr. is averaging 16.5 points, 7.1 rebounds and 1.5 assists. Defensively, he averages 0.5 steals and 0.7 blocked shots.
  • Jamal Murray averages 20.7 points, 4 rebounds and 6.5 assists.
  • Aaron Gordon is averaging 13.9 points, 6.5 boards and 3.2 assists. At the other end, he averages 0.8 steals and 0.6 blocked shots.
  • Reggie Jackson averages 10.1 points, 2 boards and 3.8 assists, shooting 44.4% from the floor and 35.2% from beyond the arc, with 1.2 made treys per game.

Jazz Leaders

  • Collin Sexton averages 18.2 points, 2.5 rebounds and 4.7 assists. He is also sinking 48.6% of his shots from the field and 40.5% from 3-point range, with 1.7 triples per game.
  • The Jazz get 14.6 points per game from John Collins, plus 8.6 boards and 1.2 assists.
  • Jordan Clarkson averages 17.2 points, 3.5 boards and 5.1 assists. He is draining 41% of his shots from the field and 29.8% from beyond the arc, with 1.7 treys per contest.
  • The Jazz are receiving 8.5 points, 7.4 boards and 0.9 assists per game from Walker Kessler.
  • The Jazz get 12 points per game from Keyonte George, plus 2.8 boards and 4.4 assists.

Jazz vs. Nuggets Injury Report

  • Nuggets Injuries: Vlatko Cancar: Out (Knee), Nikola Jokic: Probable (Arm)
  • Jazz Injuries: Kevin Knox: Out (Trade Pending), Otto Porter Jr.: Out (Not With Team), Lauri Markkanen: Out (Quadricep), Walker Kessler: Questionable (Foot), Taylor Hendricks: Questionable (Toe)