L.A. CLIPPERS @ DENVER | 1/10 | 9:00 PM EST
It’s a fight of Western Conference teams up in the Mile High City of Denver. The LA Clippers travel to the Rocky Mountains as they face the Denver Nuggets Thursday night. LA comes in off a 128-109 home win over the Hornets Tuesday night. Denver finished a back to back set on the road with a 103-99 win in South Beach over the Heat Tuesday night. The Nuggets top the all-time regular season series between the teams 94-79 but the clubs split two match-ups this season. In the last meeting, it was the Clippers taking a 132-111 win at home on December 22, 2018.
The trusty projection model sees the Nuggets beating the Clippers by double figures Thursday and covering the spread in nearly 70 percent of simulations. Denver has struggled on the road a but but has one of the best home records in the NBA. Look for the Nuggets to get back to their dominant ways in this one.
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