Jack's Free Pick Saturday!
Denver vs. Portland,
02/04/2012 22:00 EDT,
Score: 97 - 117
Point Spread: +6½/-110 Denver
The Denver Nuggets are a team built for handling the tough situation they are in tonight. The only reason Denver is a 6-point dog in this game against the Portland Trail Blazers is because this will be their 3rd game in three days. After beating the Clippers on the road, the Nuggets lost to the Lakers 89-93 at home.
Denver is as deep as any team in the league. The Nuggets have been a great road bet all season as they are 8-4 SU & 9-3 ATS away from home. Denver is actually outscoring opponents 107.5 to 100.5 for an average win of 7.0 points/game on the road.
The Nuggets are 9-1 ATS in their last 10 games as an underdog of 5.0-10.5. Denver is 38-14-2 ATS in their last 54 games overall. The Nuggets are 23-6 ATS in their last 29 road games. The Blazers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning S.U. record. Portland is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 Saturday games. Bet Denver Saturday.