The Sacramento Kings will be on the road Sunday taking the court against the Nuggets at the Pepsi Center in Denver. The Kings will be looking to end a nasty streak after losing 110-112 at home against the Suns on Saturday. The Nuggets will be looking for their second win in as many nights after beating the Memphis Grizzlies 119-110 at home.
The Sacramento Kings are now 12-20 following a 110-112 loss at home against the Phoenix Suns. Buddy Hield connected on 8 of 17 from the field to lead the Kings with 23 points. Cory Joseph passed the ball for a team-high five assists while Harrison Barnes grabbed 10 rebounds. Sacramento had six different players finish the game with a double-digit scoring night.
The Kings have been good for an average of 105.0 points per game on the offensive end of the court while hitting 44.7 percent from the field. They have been able to pass the ball for an average of 22.3 assists per night while grabbing 42.6 rebounds. Defensively, they allow an average of 107.9 points per game to their opponents. Sacramento has been taking the ball away for 7.6 steals every time they are on the court to go along with 4.6 blocks. They will be looking to end a six-game losing skid.
Denver is now 22-9 following a 119-110 win at home against the Memphis Grizzlies. Nikola Jokic knocked down 12 of 19 from the field to lead the Nuggets with 31 points while passing the ball for a team-high 10 assists. Jokic also led the team with 10 rebounds, giving him a triple-double. Denver had seven different players finish the game with at least 11 points.
The Nuggets have been able to put the ball in the net for an average of 107.5 points per game this season while shooting 45.5 from the field. Denver has passed the ball for an average of 26.6 assists per night with 45.6 rebounds. On the defensive end of the floor, Denver gives up 102.5 points per night. The Nuggets average 8.0 steals per game to go along with 4.6 blocks. They will be looking for back-to-back wins.
Previous 10 games head-to-head
Denver has gotten the best of the Kings in their previous 10 meetings with an 8-2 record, 7-3 ATS. The over/under has gone 5-5 throughout the stretch. The Nuggets have been able to put the ball in the basket for an average of 110.40 points a night during the 10-game span while giving up an average of 101.60 to the Kings.
As of late Saturday night, both the point spread and total were off for the game.
The Kings are 0-6 ATS in their previous six games.
The total has gone over in four of the Kings’ previous six games.
The Kings are 1-5 ATS in their previous six games vs. the Western Conference.
The Nuggets are 0-4-2 ATS when playing as a favorite.
The total has gone over in six of the Nuggets’ previous eight games.