Washington Wizards at Denver Nuggets Matchup 2/22/2024

The Denver Nuggets (36-19) are strongly favored, by 15 points, versus the Washington Wizards (9-45) on February 22, 2024 at Ball Arena. The Wizards are struggling right now, having lost eight in a row and going 2-8 in their past 10 games. The matchup's over/under is 232.5.

Matchup

Odds Comparison

Over/Under History
Season Home Away
25-28-1 12-13-1 13-15-0
20-35-0 10-16-0 10-19-0
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
220 or Less 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 4-6-0 2-1-0 2-5-0
220.5 to 225 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 3-8-0 2-4-0 1-4-0
225.5 to 229 1-3-0 1-2-0 0-1-0 6-4-1 4-2-1 2-2-0
229.5 to 235 3-5-0 1-2-0 2-3-0 6-6-0 2-2-0 4-4-0
235.5 to 240 7-10-0 1-6-0 6-4-0 3-6-1 3-3-0 0-3-1
240.5 and over 13-10-1 5-8-0 8-2-1 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
Against the Spread(ATS) History
Season Home Away
25-28-1 8-18-0 17-10-1
23-30-2 13-12-1 10-18-1
Line Overall Home Away Overall Home Away
-10.5 or More 7-4-0 0-0-0 7-4-0 4-3-0 3-3-0 1-0-0
-7 to -10 4-6-1 0-0-0 4-6-1 7-4-1 6-4-1 1-0-0
-3.5 to -6.5 4-1-0 0-1-0 4-0-0 5-5-0 4-4-0 1-1-0
-0.5 to -3 3-2-0 1-2-0 2-0-0 0-4-0 0-1-0 0-3-0
0 to 3 0-0-0 0-0-0 0-0-0 3-5-0 0-0-0 3-5-0
+3.5 to +6.5 2-2-0 2-2-0 0-0-0 4-5-1 0-0-0 4-5-1
+7 to +10 1-11-0 1-11-0 0-0-0 0-2-0 0-0-0 0-2-0
+10.5 or more 4-2-0 4-2-0 0-0-0 0-2-0 0-0-0 0-2-0

Bet Splits

Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Away 6-22 21.4% 62.5 115.3
Underdog 8-42 16% 49 114.5
After Losses 8-33 19.5% 48.8 114.6
Record Win % Cover Spread % Avg Point Totals
Home 21-5 80.8% 51.9 118.7
Favorite 34-14 70.8% 43.8 114.7
After Win 21-14 60% 41.4 114.7

Scoring

Offense Scoring (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
110.1 29.1 29.3 26.6 25.1
122.8 31.5 31.4 31.5 28.4
Defense Scoring Allowed (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
111.6 28.1 28.1 28.4 27
113.4 28.9 29.4 28.6 26.5
Offense Scoring (Away)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
107.6 26.7 26.6 27.3 27
112.2 29.1 28.4 27.7 27
Defense Scoring Allowed (Home)
Total 1st Quarter 2nd Quarter 3rd Quarter 4th Quarter
109.7 28.1 28.4 27.3 25.9
115.1 28.4 29.5 28.4 28.8

Washington Wizards Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
2/11/24 WAS 113 vs PHI 119 +5.5 243 48.8% 21 7 38.2% 15 48% 23 13 29.6% 11
2/8/24 WAS 106 vs CLE 114 +11.5 234.5 44.7% 9 12 40% 15 48.9% 22 7 34.3% 14
2/4/24 WAS 112 vs PHO 140 +11 240 49% 17 13 21.9% 18 61.4% 26 9 44% 17
2/1/24 WAS 109 vs LAC 125 +9.5 235.5 46.4% 15 12 31% 13 47% 22 18 40% 8
1/30/24 WAS 118 @ SA 113 -3.5 241.5 53.5% 24 14 36% 18 46.7% 17 10 40% 14

Denver Nuggets Last 5 Matchups

Game Opponent
Date Score Spread Over/Under FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV FG% FTA ORB 3P% TOV
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
1/30/24 DEN 113 vs MIL 107 -4 238 48.4% 24 9 22.2% 8 42.9% 25 7 40% 12
1/27/24 DEN 111 vs PHI 105 -8 225.5 45.1% 38 13 35.1% 7 53.1% 16 6 28.6% 11

Wizards vs. Nuggets Odds and Game Info

  • Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
  • Time: 9:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: ALT
  • Favorite: Nuggets (-15)
  • Total: 232.5

Wizards vs. Nuggets Matchup Statistics

  • The Nuggets score 113.9 points per game, 10 fewer points than the 123.9 the Wizards allow.
  • The Nuggets are outscoring opponents by 3.1 points per game with a +172 scoring differential overall. They put up 113.9 points per game (19th in the NBA) and give up 110.8 per contest (sixth in the league).
  • The Wizards put up 114.8 points per game (16th in league) while allowing 123.9 per outing (29th in NBA). They have a -491 scoring differential and have been outscored by 9.1 points per game.
  • Denver posts 118.7 points per game at home, compared to 109.7 points per game in road games, a difference of nine points per contest.
  • At home, Washington averages 114.2 points per game. Away, it averages 115.3.
  • The Nuggets' offense has been much worse over their last 10 games, scoring 105.3 points a contest compared to the 113.9 they've averaged this season.
  • In their previous 10 games, the Wizards are tallying 113.7 points per game, compared to their season average of 114.8.

Wizards vs. Nuggets Previous Meetings

Nuggets vs Wizards (Last 10 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
1/21/2024 Nuggets -12.5 238 -850 +575 113-104 DEN
3/22/2023 Nuggets -9 225.5 -380 +310 118-104 DEN
12/14/2022 Nuggets -11.5 224.5 -625 +470 141-128 DEN

Nuggets Leaders

  • Nikola Jokic is averaging 26.1 points, 12 boards and 8.9 assists. Defensively, he averages 1.2 steals and 0.9 blocked shots.
  • Michael Porter Jr. is averaging 15.9 points, 6.9 boards and 1.4 assists. Defensively, he averages 0.4 steals and 0.7 blocked shots.
  • Jamal Murray averages 20.5 points, 3.9 rebounds and 6.5 assists.
  • Aaron Gordon's numbers on the season are 13.8 points, 6.7 rebounds and 3.1 assists per contest, shooting 54.5% from the floor.
  • Reggie Jackson is averaging 10.9 points, 2.1 rebounds and 4 assists.

Wizards Leaders

  • Kyle Kuzma averages 21.8 points for the Wizards, plus 6.3 rebounds and 4.2 assists.
  • Tyus Jones' numbers on the season are 12.6 points, 2.8 boards and 6.8 assists per contest. He is sinking 50% of his shots from the floor and 42.6% from 3-point range, with an average of 1.6 triples.
  • Deni Avdija averages 13.8 points, 6.6 boards and 3.8 assists. He is sinking 52.1% of his shots from the field and 40.5% from beyond the arc, with 1.1 treys per game.
  • Jordan Poole averages 15.6 points, 2.4 rebounds and 3.7 assists. He is making 40% of his shots from the floor and 30.3% from beyond the arc, with 1.9 triples per game.
  • The Wizards are receiving 8.3 points, 4.1 boards and 1.7 assists per game from Bilal Coulibaly.

Wizards vs. Nuggets Injury Report

  • Nuggets Injuries: Vlatko Cancar: Out (Knee), Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Probable (Hamstring), Jamal Murray: Probable (Leg), Julian Strawther: Probable (Ankle), Hunter Tyson: Out (Finger)
  • Wizards Injuries: Isaiah Livers: Out (Hip)