It's only a four-game slate tonight in the NBA, but a lot of stars are playing. Two games have double-digit spreads and the other two are 6.5 points or less. The Bucks-Pelicans has a game total of 245 and each game is 223.5 or higher. 

BEST BETS

Total Points Over 225.5 – Portland Trail Blazers at Denver Nuggets, 9:00 p.m. ET

Each team has a player coming in on fire. Damian Lillard is averaging 48.8 points, 10.3 assists, 7.2 rebounds and eight three-pointers over the last six games. Nikola Jokic is averaging 24 points, 10.2 rebounds, 8.4 assists and two steals over the last five games. The teams have met twice with Denver winning both, 114-99 and 108-100 in the first game of the year. The over is 7-1 in the last eight games for Portland. The over is 11-4 in the last 15 games for Denver against teams with losing records. The over is 9-4 in the last 13 games between these teams. The Trail Blazers have averaged 128 points over the last five games, while allowing 120 points.

 

Yesterday: 1-2

Season: 9-6