NBA Matchups  >>  Denver Nuggets vs. New Orleans Pelicans Preview 03/25/2013

 
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The Denver Nuggets and the New Orleans Hornets will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at New Orleans Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Nuggets listed as 6½-point favorites versus the Hornets, while the game's total is sitting at 203.
The Nuggets were a 101-95 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Kings. They failed to cover the 11.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (196) made winners of UNDER bettors.
The Hornets were a 90-83 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Grizzlies. They covered the 6-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (173) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Denver:
Team record: 49-22 SU, 43-28 ATS
Current streak: won 15 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 10 games when playing on the road against New Orleans
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games

When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing San Antonio are 8-2
After playing Sacramento are 8-2
After a win are 10-0

New Orleans:
Team record: 24-46 SU, 35-35 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 10 games when playing at home against Denver
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of last 16 games when playing Denver

When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing LA Clippers are 3-7
After playing Memphis are 5-5
After a win are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Denver at San Antonio, Wednesday, March 27
New Orleans home to LA Clippers, Wednesday, March 27