Denver Nuggets


Vegas Over/Under: 45.5

The Record Projection: 48 of fromal The Bet: Above with confidence
When Nikola Jokic re-entered the starting lineup on December 15, everything clicked.
From that point forward, the Denver Nuggets posted the league’s best offensive rating (113.3). And though they had been unusually porous (league-worst 111.9 defensive rating), they nevertheless outscored their foes and asserted themselves as a legitimate threat to make the playoffs.
Now, they.
Paul Millsap is the perfect fit alongside Jokic, gracing the Nuggets along with his defensive acumen and flexible offensive play. He provides the Mile High City another top-25 participant, and his existence instantly creates among the NBA’s most reckless frontcourt pairings.
Will opponents manage departure coming from different places in 2017-18? How can they counteract the offensive excellence when a legitimate defensive stalwart is making Jokic’s life simpler?
And the frontcourt is not the sole reason behind unmitigated optimism.
Gary Harris enjoys enormous synergy with Jokic and is coming off a breakout season. He should keep on emerging as among the Association’s better 2-guards, and he is joined by yet another high-upside backcourt member in Jamal Murray.
Losing Danilo Gallinari hurts, and the Nuggets failed to combine their assets. But this is a deep group overflowing with gift in many distinct positions.

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