2/22/2024 Denver v. Washington Game Preview

February 22, 2024 at 9:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Ball Arena
Denver, Colorado

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Nuggets vs. Wizards Prediction: Odds, Spread & Insights for February 22

A pair of struggling squads square off when the Denver Nuggets (36-19) host the Washington Wizards (9-45) on Thursday, February 22, 2024 at 9:00 PM ET. The Nuggets will aim to stop a three-game losing streak against the Wizards, losers of eight consecutive games.

The Nuggets are heavy favorites versus the Wizards, with the current spread being 15.5 points. The over/under for this game has been set at 233 points.

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Nuggets vs. Wizards game info

  • Date: Thursday, February 22, 2024
  • Time: 9:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: ALT and MNMT
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo (Regional restrictions may apply)
  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Venue: Ball Arena
  • Spread: Denver -15.5
  • Moneylines: Denver -1342, Washington +783
  • Total: 233 points

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Prediction: Who will win the Nuggets vs. Wizards game?

  • Prediction: Nuggets 124 - Wizards 107
  • Pick ATS: Nuggets (- 15.5)
  • Pick OU: Under (233)

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Nuggets vs. Wizards Odds, Spread, Over/Under

Favorite Spread Total
Nuggets -15.5 233

Nuggets vs. Wizards betting insights

  • Against the spread, Denver is 22-31-2 this season.
  • The Nuggets have covered every time (2-0) as a 15.5-point favorite or greater this season.
  • Washington has covered the spread 27 times in 54 games.
  • The Wizards are unbeaten ATS (1-0) as a 15.5-point underdog or greater this year.
  • A total of 19 times so far this year, Denver and its opponent have combined for more than 233 points.
  • Wizards games have gone over 233 points on 32 occasions this season.
  • The two teams combine to average 4.3 points per game fewer than the total for this matchup (233).

Nuggets vs. Wizards stat comparison

Nuggets Rank Nuggets AVG Wizards AVG Wizards Rank
19th 113.9 Points Scored 114.8 16th
6th 110.8 Points Allowed 123.9 29th
10th 44.1 Rebounds 40.7 29th
9th 11.1 Off. Rebounds 9.2 27th
26th 11.5 3pt Made 12.1 18th
5th 28.6 Assists 28.1 9th
3rd 11.7 Turnovers 13.5 21st

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Nuggets top performers

  • Nikola Jokic: 26.1 PTS, 12 REB, 8.9 AST, 1.2 STL, 57.7 FG%, 35.2 3PT% (56-for-159)
  • Michael Porter Jr.: 15.9 PTS, 47 FG%, 39.4 3PT% (146-for-371)
  • Jamal Murray: 20.5 PTS, 6.5 AST, 46.8 FG%, 41.1 3PT% (97-for-236)
  • Aaron Gordon: 13.8 PTS, 54.5 FG%, 31.5 3PT% (29-for-92)
  • Reggie Jackson: 10.9 PTS, 45.7 FG%, 37.2 3PT% (70-for-188)

Wizards top performers

  • Kyle Kuzma: 21.8 PTS, 45.6 FG%, 32.9 3PT% (117-for-356)
  • Tyus Jones: 12.6 PTS, 6.8 AST, 1.1 STL, 50 FG%, 42.6 3PT% (87-for-204)
  • Deni Avdija: 13.8 PTS, 52.1 FG%, 40.5 3PT% (62-for-153)
  • Jordan Poole: 15.6 PTS, 1.1 STL, 40 FG%, 30.3 3PT% (101-for-333)
  • Bilal Coulibaly: 8.3 PTS, 44.4 FG%, 36.3 3PT% (53-for-146)
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Season Series - Denver won 2-0

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Jan 21, 2024 Denver Washington 113 - 104 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Feb 22, 2024 Washington Denver 110 - 130 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena

2023-2024 Team Stats

GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
Washington6148.1114.643.392.0.47112.335.0.35215.720.5.7659.431.540.828.27.75.213.919.8
Denver6148.0114.543.888.8.49311.531.2.36815.420.3.75911.033.444.429.17.05.512.718.3
WAS Opponents6148.0124.746.993.5.50112.533.8.37118.423.8.77312.337.149.430.27.85.914.018.0
DEN Opponents6148.0110.340.887.6.46611.431.3.36417.422.3.77910.831.241.925.77.14.812.518.3


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Jan 21, 2024 Denver Washington 113 - 104 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 22, 2023 Denver Washington 118 - 104 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Dec 14, 2022 Washington Denver 128 - 141 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 16, 2022 Denver Washington 127 - 109 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Dec 13, 2021 Washington Denver 107 - 113 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Feb 25, 2021 Washington Denver 112 - 110 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Feb 17, 2021 Denver Washington 128 - 130 Washington Regular Season Capital One Arena
Jan 4, 2020 Denver Washington 114 - 128 Washington Regular Season Capital One Arena
Nov 26, 2019 Washington Denver 104 - 117 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 31, 2019 Washington Denver 95 - 90 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 21, 2019 Denver Washington 113 - 108 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 23, 2018 Denver Washington 108 - 100 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Oct 23, 2017 Washington Denver 109 - 104 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 8, 2017 Washington Denver 123 - 113 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 8, 2016 Denver Washington 85 - 92 Washington Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 12, 2016 Washington Denver 100 - 116 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Jan 28, 2016 Denver Washington 117 - 113 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Jan 25, 2015 Washington Denver 117 - 115 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 5, 2014 Denver Washington 89 - 119 Washington Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 23, 2014 Washington Denver 102 - 105 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 9, 2013 Denver Washington 75 - 74 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Feb 22, 2013 Denver Washington 113 - 119 Washington Regular Season Capital One Arena
Jan 18, 2013 Washington Denver 112 - 108 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Jan 20, 2012 Denver Washington 108 - 104 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 25, 2011 Washington Denver 94 - 114 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Jan 25, 2011 Denver Washington 120 - 109 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 16, 2010 Washington Denver 87 - 97 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Feb 19, 2010 Denver Washington 97 - 107 Washington Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 20, 2009 Washington Denver 105 - 116 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Feb 6, 2009 Denver Washington 124 - 103 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Feb 8, 2008 Washington Denver 100 - 111 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Nov 9, 2007 Denver Washington 118 - 92 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Dec 18, 2006 Washington Denver 108 - 117 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 13, 2006 Denver Washington 91 - 120 Washington Regular Season Capital One Arena
Dec 21, 2005 Washington Denver 116 - 110 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Nov 22, 2005 Denver Washington 108 - 105 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 22, 2005 Washington Denver 98 - 127 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 8, 2004 Denver Washington 111 - 105 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 9, 2004 Denver Washington 117 - 87 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Nov 21, 2003 Washington Denver 87 - 108 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 30, 2003 Washington Denver 72 - 88 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Jan 20, 2003 Denver Washington 74 - 89 Washington Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 26, 2002 Denver Washington 87 - 103 Washington Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 20, 2002 Washington Denver 107 - 75 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Feb 18, 2001 Washington Denver 101 - 98 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Feb 3, 2001 Denver Washington 105 - 100 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 29, 2000 Denver Washington 101 - 93 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Mar 23, 2000 Washington Denver 100 - 86 Washington Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 27, 1999 Washington Denver 112 - 100 Washington Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 17, 1998 Denver Washington 90 - 89 Denver Regular Season Capital One Arena
Nov 4, 1997 Washington Denver 120 - 96 Washington Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 5, 1997 Washington Denver 104 - 106 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 13, 1996 Denver Washington 104 - 108 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Mar 24, 1996 Denver Washington 90 - 92 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 27, 1996 Washington Denver 92 - 96 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 19, 1995 Denver Washington 94 - 92 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Dec 10, 1994 Washington Denver 89 - 111 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 20, 1994 Washington Denver 99 - 132 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 11, 1994 Denver Washington 93 - 100 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Mar 10, 1993 Denver Washington 126 - 112 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 13, 1993 Washington Denver 104 - 123 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 21, 1992 Denver Washington 106 - 99 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Dec 21, 1991 Washington Denver 117 - 102 Washington Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 29, 1990 Denver Washington 133 - 161 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Dec 11, 1990 Washington Denver 125 - 128 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 28, 1990 Denver Washington 99 - 113 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Nov 15, 1989 Washington Denver 98 - 109 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 15, 1989 Washington Denver 106 - 117 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 10, 1989 Denver Washington 117 - 120 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 22, 1988 Washington Denver 87 - 100 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 1, 1988 Denver Washington 124 - 109 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Mar 21, 1987 Denver Washington 117 - 107 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 12, 1987 Washington Denver 121 - 115 Washington Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 14, 1986 Denver Washington 101 - 91 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 18, 1986 Washington Denver 90 - 101 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 27, 1985 Denver Washington 124 - 111 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Jan 18, 1985 Washington Denver 106 - 108 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 13, 1984 Denver Washington 103 - 108 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 14, 1984 Washington Denver 108 - 96 Washington Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 26, 1983 Washington Denver 111 - 125 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 9, 1982 Denver Washington 90 - 98 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Mar 5, 1982 Washington Denver 126 - 127 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 7, 1982 Denver Washington 124 - 115 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 10, 1981 Washington Denver 115 - 110 Washington Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 11, 1980 Denver Washington 92 - 107 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 12, 1980 Washington Denver 128 - 111 Washington Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 27, 1979 Denver Washington 96 - 91 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Apr 1, 1979 Denver Washington 89 - 105 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Mar 11, 1979 Washington Denver 119 - 98 Washington Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 9, 1979 Washington Denver 90 - 121 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 18, 1978 Denver Washington 114 - 119 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 14, 1978 Washington Denver 98 - 103 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 3, 1978 Denver Washington 101 - 100 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Dec 16, 1977 Washington Denver 117 - 112 Washington Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 22, 1977 Denver Washington 119 - 114 Denver Regular Season US Airways Arena
Mar 2, 1977 Denver Washington 113 - 115 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Feb 2, 1977 Washington Denver 105 - 119 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 4, 1976 Denver Washington 95 - 100 Washington Regular Season US Airways Arena
Nov 23, 1976 Washington Denver 96 - 117 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena

2023-2024 Washington Wizards Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Jones L. Shamet D. Avdija K. Kuzma M. Bagley III
Rotation J. Butler J. Poole C. Kispert   R. Holmes
Rotation   J. Davis B. Coulibaly    
Lim PT R. Hampton J. Bernard J. Champagnie P. Baldwin, Jr. E. Omoruyi
Lim PT       I. Livers A. Gill

2023-2024 Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Murray K. Caldwell-Pope M. Porter, Jr. A. Gordon N. Jokic
Rotation C. Gillespie J. Holiday C. Braun P. Watson Z. Nnaji
Rotation R. Jackson        
Lim PT J. Pickett J. Strawther H. Tyson B. Key J. Huff
Lim PT       V. Cancar D. Jordan

Washington Wizards Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
8 Deni Avdija SG 58 28.5 13.7 5.0 10.0 .504 1.2 2.9 .402 2.4 3.2 .750 1.1 5.6 6.7 3.8 0.8 0.4 2.1 2.5
35 Marvin Bagley III PF 18 25.2 13.5 5.6 9.9 .559 0.2 0.6 .364 2.2 3.2 .672 4.1 4.5 8.6 1.5 0.7 0.8 1.3 2.1
7 Patrick Baldwin, Jr. SG 20 7.6 2.8 0.9 2.4 .383 0.6 1.4 .407 0.4 0.6 .667 0.3 1.8 2.1 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.3 1.1
14 Jules Bernard SG 8 4.5 1.4 0.5 1.6 .308 0.2 1.1 .222 0.1 0.2 .500 0.4 0.4 0.8 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.5
4 Jared Butler PG 22 8.1 4.3 1.6 2.9 .547 0.5 1.3 .357 0.6 0.8 .824 0.1 0.6 0.7 2.0 0.4 0.1 0.7 0.9
9 Justin Champagnie F 3 5.5 3.7 1.7 3.3 .500 0.3 1.7 .200 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.0
0 Bilal Coulibaly GF 57 26.8 8.2 2.9 6.7 .439 1.0 2.7 .359 1.4 2.0 .688 0.9 3.1 4.0 1.7 0.8 0.8 1.4 2.1
1 Johnny Davis F 30 9.7 2.2 1.0 2.7 .354 0.1 0.5 .214 0.1 0.3 .444 0.4 0.9 1.3 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.8
16 Anthony Gill PF 32 5.4 2.0 0.7 1.6 .460 0.1 0.4 .231 0.5 0.6 .750 0.4 0.8 1.2 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.4
22 Richaun Holmes F 8 10.6 4.1 1.8 3.6 .483 0.1 0.1 1.000 0.5 0.6 .800 1.0 1.9 2.9 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.5 1.4
5 Tyus Jones PG 61 29.2 12.2 5.1 10.2 .497 1.6 3.8 .425 0.5 0.6 .789 0.3 2.4 2.7 7.2 1.1 0.3 1.0 0.8
24 Corey Kispert SF 59 22.7 12.2 4.4 9.2 .479 2.1 5.6 .363 1.3 1.7 .767 0.3 2.2 2.5 1.7 0.4 0.2 1.2 1.6
33 Kyle Kuzma F 59 32.0 22.2 8.7 18.9 .461 2.3 6.8 .342 2.5 3.2 .774 1.0 5.5 6.5 4.1 0.5 0.7 2.6 2.2
12 Isaiah Livers PF - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
97 Eugene Omoruyi F 29 7.6 4.6 1.8 3.6 .495 0.2 0.9 .231 0.8 1.1 .727 0.8 1.2 2.0 0.8 0.7 0.0 0.5 1.4
13 Jordan Poole SG 59 29.3 16.6 5.9 14.6 .406 2.1 6.7 .317 2.6 3.0 .863 0.4 2.1 2.5 3.7 1.1 0.3 2.2 3.3
20 Landry Shamet PG 44 16.0 7.4 2.7 6.2 .430 1.2 3.5 .340 0.9 1.0 .826 0.4 1.0 1.4 1.2 0.6 0.2 0.7 1.7

Denver Nuggets Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
0 Christian Braun SF 61 19.2 6.8 2.5 5.7 .434 0.6 1.9 .345 1.2 1.7 .709 0.9 2.7 3.5 1.4 0.5 0.4 0.7 1.5
5 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope SG 55 31.7 10.1 3.5 7.9 .442 1.5 3.9 .388 1.7 1.8 .919 0.5 1.9 2.3 2.4 1.3 0.4 0.9 1.9
31 Vlatko Cancar SF - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Collin Gillespie PG 19 8.5 3.3 1.2 2.4 .511 0.6 1.3 .458 0.3 0.4 .625 0.1 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.0 0.5 0.9
50 Aaron Gordon F 55 31.5 14.0 5.5 9.9 .556 0.5 1.9 .291 2.4 3.7 .653 2.4 4.1 6.6 3.2 0.9 0.7 1.5 1.9
9 Justin Holiday SF 38 14.4 3.9 1.5 3.2 .463 0.9 2.3 .407 0.1 0.1 .750 0.2 1.1 1.2 1.0 0.6 0.1 0.2 1.2
30 James Huff C 12 2.8 1.4 0.5 0.9 .545 0.2 0.7 .375 0.2 0.2 1.000 0.1 0.7 0.8 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.6
7 Reggie Jackson G 61 22.8 10.4 4.1 9.2 .449 1.2 3.4 .354 0.9 1.1 .776 0.4 1.6 2.0 3.9 0.6 0.1 1.3 1.8
15 Nikola Jokic C 59 34.0 25.9 10.2 17.6 .581 1.0 3.0 .341 4.5 5.5 .820 2.9 9.4 12.2 9.2 1.2 0.9 2.9 2.6
6 DeAndre Jordan C 29 11.3 4.1 1.7 2.6 .632 0.0 0.0 .000 0.8 1.7 .449 1.7 2.9 4.6 0.7 0.2 0.4 0.7 1.7
11 Braxton Key SF 17 3.2 1.0 0.4 0.9 .375 0.1 0.2 .250 0.2 0.4 .667 0.2 0.6 0.8 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3
27 Jamal Murray SG 45 31.3 20.6 7.8 16.3 .479 2.4 5.7 .419 2.6 3.0 .852 0.6 3.3 3.9 6.4 0.8 0.7 2.1 1.8
22 Zeke Nnaji PF 46 9.8 3.3 1.2 2.7 .437 0.1 0.4 .250 0.8 1.2 .698 1.2 1.0 2.2 0.6 0.3 0.7 0.6 1.4
24 Jalen Pickett F 20 5.3 1.7 0.6 1.5 .400 0.3 1.1 .318 0.1 0.2 .750 0.1 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.6
1 Michael Porter, Jr. PF 60 31.8 16.6 6.4 13.3 .481 2.8 6.9 .398 1.1 1.3 .821 1.4 5.8 7.2 1.5 0.5 0.7 1.1 1.9
3 Julian Strawther GF 39 12.7 5.3 1.9 5.1 .375 1.0 3.2 .304 0.5 0.6 .720 0.1 1.2 1.3 1.1 0.4 0.2 0.4 1.2
4 Hunter Tyson SF 10 3.0 0.5 0.2 1.0 .200 0.1 0.8 .125 0.0 0.0 .000 0.1 0.7 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.6
8 Peyton Watson GF 59 18.2 6.8 2.6 5.5 .471 0.7 2.0 .336 0.9 1.4 .679 0.7 2.2 2.8 1.0 0.5 1.0 0.8 1.7

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