The Denver Nuggets are hitting the road to meet the Oklahoma City Thunder in an NBA pro basketball game scheduled for Sunday February 22nd.
Tip time from Oklahoma City is scheduled for 7PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by NBA TV.
Denver fell to 20-34 on the campaign after the 89-81 road defeat on Friday to the Milwaukee Bucks as a +8 ½ point wagering underdog. The total went under 197 points. The team has lost seven of eight games.
The Nuggets were held to just 35% shooting with 7 of 26 from three. Wilson Chandler had 19 points and four rebounds hitting on 8 of 20 shots. Denver allowed 43% shooting to Milwaukee, 5 of 14 three pointers and forced 17 Bucks turnovers.
Oklahoma City improves to 30-25 on the year following the 110-103 road victory on Saturday to the Charlotte Hornets as a -4 point wagering favorite. The total went over 197 ½ points. The win streak has reached five games.
The Thunder shot 44% from the floor with 5 of 18 from three. Russell Westbrook had 33 points and ten assists hitting on 12 of 27 shots. They crushed the Hornets on the glass by a 59-41 rebounding margin. Oklahoma City allowed 43% shooting to Charlotte with 7 of 24 from three.