Oklahoma City Thunder vs Denver Nuggets Odds, Lines, Picks & Predictions – NBA, Mar. 2

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BetMGM Betting @BETMGM Mar 02, 2022, 6:28 PM
  • The Nuggets (34-25) are -14.5 favorites vs. the Thunder (18-41)
  • Total (Over/Under): 225.5 points
  • Wednesday, March 2, 2022 at 9:00pm EST
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The Oklahoma City Thunder visit Ball Arena to take on the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday. Tipoff is scheduled for 9:00pm EST in Denver.

The Nuggets are betting favorites in this NBA matchup, with the spread sitting at -14.5 (-110).

So far this NBA season, the Thunder are 36-22 against the spread, while the Nuggets are 29-32 against the spread.

The Thunder vs Nuggets Over/Under is 225.5 total points for the game.


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Thunder vs. Nuggets Odds, Over/Under & Moneyline

SpreadOver / UnderMoneyline
Oklahoma City Thunder+14.5 -110O 225.5 -110775
Denver Nuggets -14.5 -110U 225.5 -110-1400

Against the spread this NBA season, the Thunder have gone:

  • 36-22 against the Spread (+11.8 Units / 17.57% ROI)
  • 19-42 against the Moneyline (+0.6 Units / 0.97% ROI)
  • 28-33 against the Over for game total points (-8.3 Units / -12.37% ROI)
  • 33-28 against the Under for game total points (+2.2 Units / 3.28% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have covered the Spread in 36 of their last 58 games (+15.10 Units / 24% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have covered the Moneyline in 10 of their last 27 away games (+12.45 Units / 46% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have covered the 2Q Spread in 34 of their last 59 games (+8.92 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have covered the 1H Game Total Under in 32 of their last 56 games (+8.86 Units / 14% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have covered the 3Q Game Total Over in 15 of their last 22 games (+8.40 Units / 34% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only covered the 1H Game Total Over in 22 of their last 58 games (-14.00 Units / -22% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only covered the Team Total Over in 26 of their last 61 games (-13.19 Units / -18% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only covered the 3Q Game Total Under in 6 of their last 22 games (-10.20 Units / -43% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only covered the 1H Moneyline in 16 of their last 54 games (-10.07 Units / -18% ROI)
  • The Oklahoma City Thunder have only covered the 4Q Game Total Over in 10 of their last 28 games (-9.88 Units / -32% ROI)

Against the spread this NBA season, the Nuggets have gone:

  • 29-32 against the Spread (-6.2 Units / -9.24% ROI)
  • 36-25 against the Moneyline (+3.65 Units / 2.84% ROI)
  • 33-28 against the Over for game total points (+2.2 Units / 3.28% ROI)
  • 28-33 against the Under for game total points (-8.3 Units / -12.37% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have covered the 1H Game Total Over in 34 of their last 49 games (+19.76 Units / 37% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have covered the 2Q Game Total Over in 29 of their last 45 games (+14.70 Units / 30% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have covered the Moneyline in 21 of their last 30 games (+14.10 Units / 19% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have covered the 1Q Spread in 28 of their last 42 games (+12.43 Units / 27% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have covered the Game Total Over in 31 of their last 49 games (+11.20 Units / 21% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only covered the 2H Moneyline in 16 of their last 48 games (-25.85 Units / -38% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only covered the 1H Game Total Under in 16 of their last 55 games (-24.56 Units / -41% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only covered the 2Q Game Total Under in 21 of their last 61 games (-19.88 Units / -30% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only covered the 4Q Spread in 23 of their last 60 games (-16.58 Units / -25% ROI)
  • The Denver Nuggets have only covered the Game Total Under in 18 of their last 49 games (-16.10 Units / -30% ROI)

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Oklahoma City Thunder: Keys to the Game vs. the Denver Nuggets

The Thunder were 4-17 (.190) when allowing 15 or more fastbreak points last season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .413

The Thunder are 8-18 (.308) when allowing 15 or more second chance points this season — 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .468

The Thunder are 4-23 (.148) when allowing 110 or more points this season — 5th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .274

The Thunder are 15-38 (.283) when allowing 15 or more second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: .458

Denver Nuggets: Keys to the Game vs. the Oklahoma City Thunder

The Nuggets were 7-3 (.700) when allowing 12 or more offensive rebounds last season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .503

The Nuggets are 43-18 (.705) when they win the turnover margin since the start of the 2020-21 season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .556

The Nuggets are 34-11 (.756) when scoring 15 or more second chance points since the start of the 2020-21 season — 2nd best among NBA teams; League Avg: .542

The Nuggets are 14-5 (.737) when allowing fewer than 10 fastbreak points this season — 4th best among NBA teams; League Avg: .570

Injury Report: Nuggets vs. Thunder - Wednesday's Game, Mar. 02

  • Zeke Nnaji (Nuggets): The Nuggets have listed Nnaji as QUESTIOANBLE for Wednesday's game (Mar. 2) against the Thunder.
  • Vlatko Cancar (Nuggets): The Nuggets announced that Cancar had surgery on his foot and will be re-evaluated in 12 weeks.
  • Michael Porter Jr. (Nuggets): Porter Jr. has been cleared for on-court contact and is hoping to return sometime in March, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
  • Jamal Murray (Nuggets): Murray is recovering from a torn ACL and no timetable has been announced for his return.
  • Josh Giddey (Thunder): Giddey is not expected to return to action any time soon as he deals with a right hip injury, according to Joe Mussatto of The Oklahoman.
  • Ty Jerome (Thunder): The Thunder have listed Jerome as OUT for Wednesday's game (Mar. 2) against the Nuggets.
  • Kenrich Williams (Thunder): The Thunder have listed Williams as OUT for Wednesday's game (Mar. 2) against the Nuggets.
  • Jeremiah Robinson-Earl (Thunder): The Thunder announced that Robinson-Earl will miss at least six weeks with a fracture in his foot.
  • Mike Muscala (Thunder): Thunder coach Mark Daigneault said there remains no timetable for Muscala's return.
  • Aaron Wiggins (Thunder): The Thunder have listed Wiggins as OUT for Wednesday's game (Mar. 2) against the Nuggets.
  • Luguentz Dort (Thunder): The Thunder have listed Dort as OUT for Wednesday's game (Mar. 2) against the Nuggets.

Oklahoma City Thunder Offensive Stats & Trends

The Thunder had an assist to turnover ratio of 1.4 (1,588 assists/ 1,108 TOs) last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.9

The Thunder are shooting 42% (1,634/3,916) this season — tied for lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 45%

The Thunder had an assist to turnover ratio of 1.3 (737 assists/ 570 TOs) in the second half last season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.8

The Thunder have averaged 1.13 points per shot (4,431 points/3,916 shots) this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 1.23

Denver Nuggets Offensive Stats & Trends

The Nuggets have averaged 14.7 assists per game (633 assists/43 games) in the first half this season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 12.4

The Nuggets have 18.0 free throw attempts per game this season — lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 20.8

The Nuggets have averaged 8.7 offensive rebounds per game (376 rebounds/43 games) this season — 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 10.3

The Nuggets are shooting 50% (2,609/5,184) in the first half since the start of the 2020-21 season — best among NBA teams; League Avg: 46%

Oklahoma City Thunder Defensive Stats & Trends

The Thunder have averaged 35.6 defensive rebounds per game (1,566 rebounds/44 games) this season — 5th best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

The Thunder have averaged 35.6 defensive rebounds per game (4,134 rebounds/116 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.3

The Thunder averaged 35.7 defensive rebounds per game (2,568 rebounds/72 games) last season — tied for 3rd best among NBA teams; League Avg: 34.4

The Thunder have averaged 6.8 steals per game (396 steals/58 games) at home since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 4th lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 7.6

Denver Nuggets Defensive Stats & Trends

The Nuggets have averaged 3.8 blocks per game (164 blocks/43 games) this season — tied for 2nd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

The Nuggets have averaged 4.2 blocks per game (249 blocks/59 games) on the road since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.8

The Nuggets stole the ball 582 times last season — 7th most among NBA teams

The Nuggets have averaged 4.2 blocks per game (487 blocks/115 games) since the start of the 2020-21 season — tied for 3rd lowest among NBA teams; League Avg: 4.9


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