Service Play Spread
#187 ROI: -4.29%

Adam Thompson

Handicapper

687 Picks R: W342 L334 P11
%W 0.50% | Streak 2
L10: W5 L5 P0
Denver @ Houston
HOUSTON -1 (-110)
Analysis

The Nuggets have risen to the top spot in the CBS Sports NBA power rankings, but against the spread they're simply so-so, including 8-10 on the road. Putting -- and keeping 

Service Play Spread
#236 ROI: -7.13%

MICAH ROBERTS

HANDICAPPER

1200 Picks R: W558 L606 P36
%W 0.47% | Streak 0
L10: W3 L7 P0
Denver @ Houston
HOUSTON -1.5 (-110)
Analysis

The Nuggets have won five straight (2-3 ATS) heading to Houston and they've had a bit of a different look to them, namely speeding up the game. They've gone Over the total in their last four games.

Service Play Spread
#225 ROI: -6.47%

Dan Leach DTM

In-House Expert

514 Picks R: W243 L263 P8
%W 0.47% | Streak 0
L10: W4 L6 P0
Denver @ Houston
HOUSTON -1 (-111)
Service Play Spread
#120 ROI: 0.54%

LARRY HARTSTEI...

HANDICAPPER

1371 Picks R: W706 L643 P22
%W 0.51% | Streak 0
L10: W7 L3 P0
Denver @ Houston
HOUSTON -1 (-110)
Analysis

While the Nuggets are red-hot, I like Houston to bounce back from its loss at Portland with a huge home effort. James Harden will be more efficient at home than he was in the past two road games, when he shot 26 of 67 from the field.

Sports Pick Spread
#90 ROI: 3.22%

Gracenote Cappe...

Capper Gracenote

9685 Picks R: W5341 L4227 P117
%W 0.55% | Streak 3
L10: W6 L3 P1
Denver @ Houston
HOUSTON -1 (-105)
Sports Pick Money Line
#90 ROI: 3.22%

Gracenote Cappe...

Capper Gracenote

9685 Picks R: W5341 L4227 P117
%W 0.55% | Streak 3
L10: W6 L3 P1
Denver @ Houston
HOUSTON (-137)
Sports Pick Over Under
#202 ROI: -5.11%

INSIDER SPORTS ...

HANDICAPPER

372 Picks R: W181 L182 P9
%W 0.49% | Streak 2
L10: W5 L5 P0
Denver @ Houston
OVER 215 (-110)
Sports Pick Over Under
#0 ROI: 0%

Assassin Sport...

Handicapper

0 Picks R: W0 L0 P0
%W 0% | Streak 0
L10: W0 L0 P0
Denver @ Houston
OVER 215 (-110)
Service Play Over Under
#136 ROI: -1.23%

STEPHEN OH

HANDICAPPER

1732 Picks R: W876 L833 P23
%W 0.51% | Streak 0
L10: W6 L4 P0
Denver @ Houston
OVER 215 (-110)
Analysis

I'm projecting 225 points for Nuggets-Rockets, giving us a solid play on the Over. The Over is cashing in 71 percent of my simulations.

Sports Pick Over Under
#90 ROI: 3.22%

Gracenote Cappe...

Capper Gracenote

9685 Picks R: W5341 L4227 P117
%W 0.55% | Streak 3
L10: W6 L3 P1
Denver @ Houston
OVER 215 (-110)
Sports Pick
#97 ROI: 2.87%

GREG SHAKER 'Pr...

HANDICAPPER

415 Picks R: W221 L187 P7
%W 0.53% | Streak 1
L10: W8 L2 P0
Denver @ Houston
OVER 215
Analysis

No analysis provided    

Denver Nuggets last injuries

Will Barton

Personal
Prob Sat | probable

Barton missed the last game due to a personal matter but he is likely to rejoin the team in time for Saturday's clash against the Cavaliers.

Juancho Hernangomez

Abdominal
Ques Sat | questionable

Hernangomez has an abdominal strain and an unclear status Saturday against the Cavaliers.

Gary Harris

Hamstring
Prob Thurs | probable

Harris sat out his fifth-straight game with left hamstring tightness but is likely to return to action Thursday against the Bulls.

Trey Lyles

Wrist
Prob Tues | probable

Lyles has missed the past two games with a sprained right wrist but is projected to play against the Warriors on Tuesday.

Isaiah Thomas

Hip
Late Jan | out

Thomas is recovering from a right hip surgery and is expected to remain out of action until at least the end of January.

Will Barton

Hip
Prob Sat | probable

Barton is recovering from surgery to repair a right hip injury and core strain and is expected to return against the Suns on Saturday.

Mason Plumlee

Eye
Prob Tues | probable

Plumlee left the previous game due to an eye injury but is likely to take part in Tuesday's contest against the Heat.

Houston Rockets last injuries

Brandon Knight

Knee
Out Sat | out

Knight has been held out of the past three games with left knee soreness and will not return Saturday against the Lakers.

Clint Capela

Thumb
Late Feb | out

Capela had surgery to repair the ligament damage in his right thumb and will likely need four-to-six weeks to recuperate.

James Ennis III

Calf
Prob Sat | probable

Ennis III sat out the previous game due to a lacerated left calf but it is expected he will suit up against the Lakers on Saturday.

Eric Gordon

Knee
Prob Sat | probable

Gordon was lifted from the last game due to a sore knee but it is not expected to impede his status for Saturday's contest against the Lakers.

Eric Gordon

Knee
Ques Wed | questionable

Gordon has been held out of action with soreness in his right knee and it is unclear if he will be available for Wednesday's contest versus the Nets.

Nene

Rest
Out Sun | out

Nene will receive a day of rest and will not be available against the Magic on Sunday.

Chris Paul

Hamstring
Late Jan | out

Paul suffered a Grade 2 left hamstring strain and is expected to remain sidelined until the latter part of January.

Austin Rivers

Neck
Prob Sat | probable

Rivers sustained a neck injury last game but is expected to be available for Saturday's contest versus the Trail Blazers.