NBA Matchups  >>  Toronto Raptors vs. Denver Nuggets Preview 12/03/2012

 
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The Toronto Raptors and the Denver Nuggets will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Pepsi Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Nuggets listed as 9-point favorites versus the Raptors, while the game's total is sitting at 204½.
In their last action, Toronto was a 101-97 winner at home against the Suns. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (198) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Denver was a 122-103 loser on the road against the Lakers. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (225) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Toronto:
Team record: 4-13 SU, 8-9 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Denver
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Denver
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road

When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Sacramento are 5-5
After playing Phoenix are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

Denver:
Team record: 8-9 SU, 10-7 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing Toronto
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games at home

When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Atlanta are 2-8
After playing LA Lakers are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6


NEXT UP:
Toronto at Sacramento, Wednesday, December 5
Denver at Atlanta, Wednesday, December 5