Denver Nuggets at Miami Heat 6/7/23 - NBA Betting Picks and Odds
Denver Nuggets vs. Miami Heat
NBA: 8:30 PM EST
Jun. 07, 2023
The Denver Nuggets take a road trip Wednesday night down south to Miami, FL for game three of the NBA Finals. Denver comes into game three following their first home loss of the postseason in game two. Offensively Denver did shoot the ball well making 52% of their shots to score 108 points but committed 14 turnovers leading to the loss.
Former MVP Nikola Jokic led the way for Denver with 41 points and 11 rebounds on 28 shots and 42 minutes of action. Jamal Murray added 18 points and 10 assists, while Aaron Gordon chipped in 12 points as the third Denver starter in double figures. The Denver bench combined to score 26 points as Bruce Brown led the way with 11 points in 27 minutes.
The Miami Heat return home Wednesday night running hot after winning two of the last three including game two of this series by three points on Sunday. Offensively Miami had one of their best games of the playoffs making 49.7% of their shots and knocked down 17 long balls to score 111 points. Miami scored 36 points in the fourth quarter to erase a deficit and pull off the victory.
Gabe Vincent shined through for Miami in game two leading the way as one of four starters in double figures with 23 points. Big man Bam Adebayo and Jimmy Butler both chipped in to post a second best 21 points. Max Strus found his stroke in game two with 14 points in 29 minutes. Duncan Robinson led the way off the bench with 10 points on five shots in 17 minutes to help Miami complete the comeback.
Recent Betting Trends:
Nuggets are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 Wednesday games.
Nuggets are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Nuggets are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 after allowing 100 points or more in their previous game.
Heat are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 home games.
Heat are 9-3 ATS in their last 12 games following a ATS win.
Free Betting Pick: Denver Nuggets -2.5
The Denver Nuggets will look to bounce back in a big way on Wednesday. Look for the Nuggets to control game 3 from the opening minutes. The Heat shot the ball out of their minds in game 2 and that trend will not carry into Wednesday. Take Denver to get the job done with a win and cover. Final Score Prediction, Denver Nuggets win and cover 113-104.