The Denver Nuggets will look to continue their dominance over the New York Knicks when they meet in NBA action on Saturday afternoon. Denver (10-11) has won the last seven meetings against the Knicks (11-11). New York is favored by two points at Caesars Sportsbook, while the Over-Under is set at 209 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our NBA odds page).
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The model knows New York power forward Julius Randle has been red hot and is coming off a 30-point, 12-rebound effort in Thursday's loss to the Chicago Bulls. Two nights earlier at Brooklyn, he scored 24 points, while grabbing nine rebounds and dishing out eight assists. Randle leads the team in scoring at 19.9 points per game, and is also averaging 10.2 rebounds and 5.2 assists. He has reached double figures in 20 of 22 games this season and has registered 13 double-doubles on the year.
The model also knows Denver center Nikola Jokic is back in the lineup and has already made his presence felt. He scored 24 points and grabbed 15 rebounds in a 120-111 win at Miami on Nov. 29, and added 18 points and 15 rebounds in Wednesday's loss at Orlando. For the year, Jokic leads the Nuggets with 25.7 points, 13.8 rebounds and 6.4 assists per game.
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