Nuggets vs. Trail Blazers Player Props | Nikola Jokic | Tuesday

Lester Mackay
January 17, 2023 9:03 AM

The Denver Nuggets host the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday January 17th, 8:56am ET at Ball Arena. The Portland Trail Blazers are the underdog in the matchup, with a consensus moneyline of 228.

As favorite, the moneyline for the Denver Nuggets is -280. The Nuggets are a 7-point favorite. The over/under is set at points.

The Nuggets and Trail Blazers have met three times this season, with the Nuggets winning twice and the Trail Blazers winning once. Their most recent matchup on December 23, 2022 ended 120-107 with the Denver Nuggets taking the win.

Nikola Jokic Season Stats

  • Nikola Jokic averages 24.7 points, 9.8 assists, 11.0 rebounds, and 1.4 steals per contest.
  • Jokic’s points line for tonight’s matchup vs. Portland Trail Blazers is set at 25.9 which is 1.2 more than his season average of 24.7.
  • Jokic’s assists line for tonight’s matchup vs. Portland Trail Blazers is set at 10.5 which is 0.7 more than his season average of 9.8.
  • Nikola Jokic is 26 of 39 in the Under Assists market, winning 66.7% of the time.
  • Jokic’s rebounds line for tonight’s matchup vs. Portland Trail Blazers is set at 10.5 which is 0.5 less than his season average of 11.0.
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Nikola Jokic Notable Teammates

Nikola Jokic 24.7 11.0 9.8 0.9 37.0% 62.0%
Aaron Gordon 16.7 6.8 2.4 1.0 38.5% 59.3%
Jamal Murray 18.6 4.0 5.4 2.2 38.4% 44.6%
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 11.7 3.1 2.2 2.1 47.6% 47.7%

Nikola Jokic Stats vs. Portland

  • Jokic is averaging 23.7 points per game against the Trail Blazers, 2.2 less than his point prop bet total for this game (25.9).
  • Jokic averages 9 rebounds per game against the Trail Blazers. That is 1.5 less than his prop total (10.5) for this game.
  • Jokic averages 9.7 assists in matchups with the Trail Blazers, 0.4 less than his prop bet total for this game.

Portland Trail Blazers Stat Rankings

Avg Per Game Rank
Points Scored 113.3 17
Points Allowed 112.6 13
Assists Allowed 25.4 16
Rebounds Allowed 40.9 3

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From NBA props to horse racing and even eSports odds, Lester has been providing the audience with his best bets and analysis since 2013.