Suns Blaze Towards Nuggets: Intense Late-Night Showdown Ahead!

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Phoenix Suns

Suns

35W-26L

Phoenix Suns

March 05, 2024

11:00PM EST

Odds: 224.5 o/u

Nuggets

42W-19L

Denver Nuggets
Denver Nuggets

Get ready to stay up late, folks, because we’ve got a late-night NBA showdown that’s going to be hotter than a habanero. The 35W-26L Phoenix Suns are packing their bags and heading to the mile-high city to face off against the 42W-19L Denver Nuggets at the Ball Arena. The Suns, who are currently 4.5 games back in the Western conference, are going to have to bring their A-game if they want to catch up to the Nuggets, who are just 0.5 games back. The over/under is set at a spicy 224.5, with the Suns line at 8.5, and the Nuggets line at -8.5. The Suns are looking to bounce back from a brutal loss against OKL (110-0, yikes!), while the Nuggets are riding high off a 124-114 win against LAL. Get your popcorn ready and your bets placed, because tipoff is at 11:00PM EST and you won’t want to miss a second of this action-packed game.

Game Breakdown

Game Time: March 05, 2024 11:00PM EST
Location: Ball Arena, Denver

Vegas Odds

Opening Odds: Phoenix Suns +285, Denver Nuggets -370; Over/Under: 223.0 points
Recent Odds: Phoenix Suns +225 -60, Denver Nuggets -275 +95; Over/Under: 224.5 points +1.5

Team Performance

phx Team Logo
LAST 10
5W-5L
AWAY
15W-13L

30.8% Win Probability

den Team Logo
LAST 10
7W-3L
HOME
24W-5L

69.2% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 OT Final O/U ATS
12/01/23 Denver Nuggets DEN 41 29 24 25 119 Over
Phoenix Suns PHX 30 33 28 20 111
04/06/23 Denver Nuggets DEN 25 30 31 29 115 Over
Phoenix Suns PHX 27 29 33 30 119
03/31/23 Denver Nuggets DEN 20 20 34 19 93 Under
Phoenix Suns PHX 32 28 24 16 100
01/11/23 Phoenix Suns PHX 28 26 21 22 97 Under
Denver Nuggets DEN 34 36 30 26 126
12/25/22 Phoenix Suns PHX 24 33 27 29 12 125 Over
Denver Nuggets DEN 28 23 30 32 15 128
03/24/22 Phoenix Suns PHX 31 35 38 36 140 Over
Denver Nuggets DEN 31 37 38 24 130
11/21/21 Denver Nuggets DEN 28 32 18 19 97 Under
Phoenix Suns PHX 48 25 27 26 126
10/20/21 Denver Nuggets DEN 26 25 34 25 110 Under
Phoenix Suns PHX 20 38 24 16 98

Starting Lineups

Suns Notable Injuries

Nuggets Notable Injuries

Top Player Props

This article, published more than 6 hours prior to game time, focuses exclusively on Over prop bets due to the propensity for NBA teams to make last-minute injury adjustments. For the most current prop bets, including any updates closer to tip-off, please refer to the link provided below the table.

Suns Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #2 #11 #19 #9 -9.5%
PF #7 #29 #11 #18 2.2%
PG #29 #30 #13 #30 17.1%
SF #18 #16 #2 #11 -5.9%
SG #15 #11 #16 #19 0.6%

Nuggets Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #22 #3 #16 #16 0.0%
PF #18 #18 #15 #16 -0.0%
PG #14 #15 #30 #19 2.6%
SF #12 #21 #16 #16 -0.6%
SG #5 #2 #22 #4 -7.0%
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Team Comparison

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Points per Game
118.0
113.2
Rebounds per Game
46.8
45.5
Assists per Game
26.3
30.5
Steals per Game
8.6
8.0
Blocks per Game
6.9
6.1
Shots per Game
84.8
90.3
3-Pointers Made per Game
11.8
11.4
2-Pt Percentage per Game
54.6
55.7
3-Pt Percentage per Game
36.4
36.0
Turnovers per Game
15.2
13.1
Fouls per Game
17.3
16.1

Recent Trends

  • Bradley Beal (PG/SG): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 46.1% to 19.5, 36.2 min average previous 3 games.
  • Bol Bol (PF/C): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 31.9% to 14.6, 21.5 min average previous 3 games.
  • Devin Booker (PG/SG): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 43.3% to 38.7, 27.0 min average previous 3 games.
  • Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (SG): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 70.4% to 32.8, 19.2 min average previous 3 games.
  • Josh Okogie (SF): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 31.9% to 11.0, 16.1 min average previous 3 games.
  • The Suns have a 3-game losing streak on the road. Overall, they are on a 2-game losing streak. The Nuggets have a 3-game winning streak at home. Overall, they are on a 6-game winning streak.

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