NBA Matchups  >>  Denver Nuggets vs. Houston Rockets Preview 04/06/2014

 
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The Denver Nuggets and the Houston Rockets will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Toyota Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Rockets listed as 11½-point favorites versus the Nuggets, while the game's total is sitting at 220.
In their last action, Denver was a 100-92 loser on the road against the Grizzlies. They covered the 9.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (192) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Houston won its last outing, a 111-107 result against the Thunder on April 4. The Rockets covered in that game as a 2-point favorite, while the 218 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Denver:
Team record: 33-43 SU, 35-40-1 ATS

is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Houston
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games

When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Houston are 7-3
After playing Memphis are 8-2
After a loss are 5-5

Houston:
Team record: 50-25 SU, 38-34-3 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games at home
is 12-1 SU in its last 13 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 11 games
is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games

When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing LA Lakers are 7-3
After playing Oklahoma City are 5-5
After a win are 8-2


NEXT UP:
Denver home to Houston, Wednesday, April 9
Houston at LA Lakers, Tuesday, April 8