2/29/2024 Denver v. Miami Game Preview

February 29, 2024 at 10:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Ball Arena
Denver, Colorado

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Nuggets vs. Heat Prediction: Odds, Spread & Insights for February 29

When they host the Miami Heat (33-25) at 10:00 PM ET on Thursday, February 29, 2024, the Denver Nuggets (40-19) will aim to extend a four-game winning streak. The Heat have won five games in a row.

The Nuggets are currently 6-point favorites versus the Heat. The over/under for this game is 214.5 points.

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Nuggets vs. Heat game info

  • Date: Thursday, February 29, 2024
  • Time: 10:00 PM ET
  • How to Watch on TV: TNT
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Max (Regional restrictions may apply)
  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Venue: Ball Arena
  • Spread: Denver -6
  • Moneylines: Denver -250, Miami +200
  • Total: 214.5 points

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

  • Prediction: Nuggets 115 - Heat 108
  • Pick ATS: Nuggets (- 6)
  • Pick OU: Over (214.5)

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Nuggets vs. Heat Odds, Spread, Over/Under

Favorite Spread Total
Nuggets -6 214.5

Nuggets vs. Heat betting insights

  • Denver has 26 wins in 59 games against the spread this year.
  • The Nuggets' ATS record as 6-point favorites or more is 13-12-1.
  • Miami has 28 wins in 58 games against the spread this season.
  • As 6-point underdogs or more, the Heat are 6-4 against the spread.
  • A total of 42 times so far this season, Denver and its opponent have combined to score more than 214.5 points.
  • There have been 38 Heat games this year with more than 214.5 points scored.
  • Denver and Miami combine to average 225.2 points per contest, which is 10.7 more than the total for this game.

Nuggets vs. Heat stat comparison

Nuggets Rank Nuggets AVG Heat AVG Heat Rank
16th 114.6 Points Scored 110.6 27th
7th 110.4 Points Allowed 109.9 3rd
8th 44.4 Rebounds 42.1 23rd
11th 11.0 Off. Rebounds 9.6 25th
25th 11.5 3pt Made 12.4 17th
5th 29.1 Assists 25.9 20th
4th 11.8 Turnovers 12.3 8th

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Nuggets top performers

  • Nikola Jokic: 25.9 PTS, 12.3 REB, 9.3 AST, 1.2 STL, 58.3 FG%, 35.1 3PT% (59-for-168)
  • Michael Porter Jr.: 16.2 PTS, 7.0 REB, 47.3 FG%, 39.0 3PT% (156-for-400)
  • Jamal Murray: 20.9 PTS, 6.4 AST, 48.0 FG%, 42.0 3PT% (105-for-250)
  • Aaron Gordon: 13.9 PTS, 55.6 FG%, 29.3 3PT% (29-for-99)
  • Reggie Jackson: 10.6 PTS, 45.2 FG%, 36.3 3PT% (74-for-204)

Heat top performers

  • Bam Adebayo: 20.3 PTS, 10.5 REB, 1.1 STL, 51.5 FG%
  • Jimmy Butler: 21.5 PTS, 1.4 STL, 50.4 FG%, 44.8 3PT% (39-for-87)
  • Jaime Jaquez: 12.9 PTS, 1.1 STL, 49.4 FG%, 32.0 3PT% (47-for-147)
  • Terry Rozier: 23.2 PTS, 6.6 AST, 1.1 STL, 45.9 FG%, 35.8 3PT% (83-for-232)
  • Duncan Robinson: 13.3 PTS, 45.3 FG%, 41.0 3PT% (149-for-363)
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Season Series - Denver won 2-0

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Feb 29, 2024 Miami Denver 97 - 103 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 13, 2024 Denver Miami 100 - 88 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena

2023-2024 Team Stats

GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
Miami8248.2110.139.885.6.46512.533.7.37018.022.0.8189.333.042.325.87.53.412.717.3
Denver8248.0114.944.088.8.49611.731.2.37415.119.9.76210.733.744.429.57.15.612.618.2
MIA Opponents8248.1108.440.286.0.46713.036.8.35315.019.2.7809.233.542.826.56.64.713.918.9
DEN Opponents8248.0109.640.687.9.46211.231.5.35517.122.2.77210.931.442.325.77.04.812.517.9


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Jun 12, 2023 Miami Denver 89 - 94 Denver Playoffs Ball Arena
Jun 9, 2023 Denver Miami 108 - 95 Denver Playoffs FTX Arena
Jun 7, 2023 Denver Miami 109 - 94 Denver Playoffs FTX Arena
Jun 4, 2023 Miami Denver 111 - 108 Miami Playoffs Ball Arena
Jun 1, 2023 Miami Denver 93 - 104 Denver Playoffs Ball Arena
Feb 13, 2023 Denver Miami 112 - 108 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Dec 30, 2022 Miami Denver 119 - 124 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Nov 29, 2021 Denver Miami 120 - 111 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Nov 8, 2021 Miami Denver 96 - 113 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Apr 14, 2021 Miami Denver 106 - 123 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Jan 27, 2021 Denver Miami 109 - 82 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Aug 1, 2020 Miami Denver 125 - 105 Miami Regular Season State Farm Field House
Nov 5, 2019 Miami Denver 89 - 109 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Feb 11, 2019 Miami Denver 87 - 103 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Jan 8, 2019 Denver Miami 103 - 99 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Mar 19, 2018 Denver Miami 141 - 149 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Nov 3, 2017 Miami Denver 94 - 95 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Apr 2, 2017 Denver Miami 116 - 113 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Nov 30, 2016 Miami Denver 106 - 98 Miami Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 14, 2016 Denver Miami 119 - 124 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Jan 15, 2016 Miami Denver 98 - 95 Miami Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 20, 2015 Denver Miami 91 - 108 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Dec 10, 2014 Miami Denver 82 - 102 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 14, 2014 Denver Miami 111 - 107 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Dec 30, 2013 Miami Denver 97 - 94 Miami Regular Season Ball Arena
Nov 15, 2012 Miami Denver 98 - 93 Miami Regular Season Ball Arena
Nov 3, 2012 Denver Miami 116 - 119 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Jan 13, 2012 Miami Denver 104 - 117 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 19, 2011 Denver Miami 98 - 103 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Jan 13, 2011 Miami Denver 102 - 130 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 3, 2009 Miami Denver 96 - 114 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Nov 6, 2009 Denver Miami 88 - 96 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Feb 10, 2009 Denver Miami 99 - 82 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Jan 7, 2009 Miami Denver 97 - 108 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Feb 12, 2008 Denver Miami 114 - 113 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Dec 2, 2007 Miami Denver 89 - 115 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 8, 2006 Miami Denver 107 - 123 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Nov 14, 2006 Denver Miami 112 - 105 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Dec 9, 2005 Denver Miami 100 - 92 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Dec 3, 2005 Miami Denver 99 - 101 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 17, 2004 Denver Miami 100 - 107 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Dec 4, 2004 Miami Denver 95 - 104 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Feb 21, 2004 Denver Miami 81 - 97 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Jan 18, 2004 Miami Denver 80 - 88 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 8, 2003 Denver Miami 98 - 92 Denver Regular Season FTX Arena
Jan 8, 2003 Miami Denver 76 - 86 Denver Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 16, 2002 Denver Miami 76 - 101 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Jan 29, 2002 Miami Denver 100 - 94 Miami Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 12, 2000 Miami Denver 96 - 85 Miami Regular Season Ball Arena
Dec 6, 2000 Denver Miami 78 - 95 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Mar 10, 2000 Denver Miami 88 - 96 Miami Regular Season FTX Arena
Jan 14, 2000 Miami Denver 92 - 87 Miami Regular Season Ball Arena
Mar 4, 1999 Denver Miami 87 - 95 Miami Regular Season Miami Arena
Jan 9, 1998 Miami Denver 98 - 79 Miami Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Nov 15, 1997 Denver Miami 93 - 96 Miami Regular Season Miami Arena
Feb 23, 1997 Denver Miami 86 - 95 Miami Regular Season Miami Arena
Nov 19, 1996 Miami Denver 104 - 86 Miami Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 15, 1996 Denver Miami 91 - 97 Miami Regular Season Miami Arena
Jan 6, 1996 Miami Denver 88 - 86 Miami Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 3, 1995 Miami Denver 98 - 100 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 15, 1994 Denver Miami 101 - 99 Denver Regular Season Miami Arena
Mar 24, 1994 Miami Denver 101 - 113 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 9, 1994 Denver Miami 80 - 102 Miami Regular Season Miami Arena
Mar 15, 1993 Miami Denver 103 - 100 Miami Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 15, 1993 Denver Miami 129 - 130 Miami Regular Season Miami Arena
Mar 13, 1992 Denver Miami 109 - 113 Miami Regular Season Miami Arena
Feb 26, 1992 Miami Denver 105 - 98 Miami Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Feb 14, 1991 Denver Miami 112 - 141 Miami Regular Season Miami Arena
Dec 27, 1990 Miami Denver 124 - 114 Miami Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 28, 1989 Miami Denver 107 - 132 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 23, 1989 Denver Miami 135 - 104 Denver Regular Season Miami Arena
Mar 18, 1989 Miami Denver 105 - 111 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Mar 10, 1989 Denver Miami 130 - 131 Miami Regular Season Miami Arena
Feb 9, 1989 Miami Denver 92 - 117 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Jan 26, 1989 Denver Miami 129 - 108 Denver Regular Season Miami Arena
Dec 30, 1988 Miami Denver 83 - 109 Denver Regular Season McNichols Sports Arena
Dec 9, 1988 Denver Miami 121 - 110 Denver Regular Season Miami Arena

2023-2024 Miami Heat Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Rozier T. Herro J. Butler N. Jovic B. Adebayo
Rotation J. Richardson D. Robinson J. Jaquez, Jr. C. Martin K. Love
Rotation D. Wright     H. Highsmith T. Bryant
Rotation P. Mills        
Lim PT   A. Williams   J. Cain O. Robinson
Lim PT       C. Swider  

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 R. Jackson J. Holiday C. Braun P. Watson D. Jordan
Rotation     J. Strawther    
Lim PT C. Gillespie J. Pickett H. Tyson B. Key Z. Nnaji
Lim PT     V. Cancar   J. Huff

Miami Heat Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
13 Bam Adebayo C 71 34.0 19.3 7.5 14.3 .521 0.2 0.6 .357 4.1 5.5 .755 2.2 8.1 10.4 3.9 1.1 0.9 2.3 2.2
31 Thomas Bryant C 38 11.6 5.7 2.3 3.9 .577 0.1 0.6 .182 1.1 1.2 .872 1.1 2.7 3.7 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.6 1.2
22 Jimmy Butler GF 60 34.0 20.8 6.6 13.2 .499 1.0 2.4 .414 6.6 7.7 .858 1.8 3.5 5.3 5.0 1.3 0.3 1.7 1.1
8 Jamal Cain F 26 10.0 3.7 1.3 3.0 .430 0.4 1.2 .355 0.7 0.9 .783 0.6 0.8 1.4 0.4 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.8
14 Tyler Herro SG 42 33.5 20.8 7.7 17.5 .441 3.1 7.9 .396 2.3 2.6 .856 0.5 4.8 5.3 4.5 0.7 0.1 2.2 1.5
24 Haywood Highsmith F 66 20.7 6.1 2.3 5.0 .465 1.2 2.9 .396 0.3 0.5 .639 1.0 2.2 3.2 1.1 0.8 0.5 0.5 1.8
11 Jaime Jaquez, Jr. GF 75 28.2 11.9 4.5 9.3 .489 0.9 2.7 .322 1.9 2.3 .811 1.1 2.7 3.8 2.6 1.0 0.3 1.5 2.2
5 Nikola Jovic F 46 19.5 7.7 2.8 6.1 .452 1.4 3.5 .399 0.7 1.0 .702 0.5 3.6 4.2 2.0 0.5 0.3 0.9 1.8
42 Kevin Love FC 55 16.8 8.8 2.9 6.5 .440 1.5 4.4 .344 1.5 2.0 .787 1.1 5.1 6.1 2.1 0.3 0.2 0.9 1.8
16 Caleb Martin F 64 27.4 10.0 3.8 8.7 .431 1.3 3.6 .349 1.2 1.5 .778 1.2 3.2 4.4 2.2 0.7 0.5 1.2 2.0
0 Josh Richardson G 43 25.6 9.9 3.6 8.1 .444 1.5 4.4 .347 1.2 1.3 .944 0.4 2.4 2.8 2.4 0.6 0.3 0.8 1.8
55 Duncan Robinson F 68 28.0 12.9 4.5 9.9 .450 2.8 7.0 .395 1.2 1.3 .889 0.2 2.3 2.5 2.8 0.7 0.2 1.4 2.4
25 Orlando Robinson PF 36 8.4 2.8 1.0 2.0 .500 0.2 0.4 .533 0.5 0.7 .760 0.8 1.6 2.3 0.9 0.2 0.2 0.5 1.0
2 Terry Rozier G 31 31.5 16.4 6.1 14.5 .423 2.1 5.7 .371 2.0 2.2 .913 0.6 3.6 4.2 4.6 1.0 0.3 1.3 1.6
9 Dru Smith SG 9 14.5 4.3 1.7 3.7 .455 0.8 1.9 .412 0.2 0.2 1.000 0.7 0.9 1.6 1.6 1.0 0.3 0.6 1.3
21 Cole Swider F 18 4.8 2.3 0.8 2.1 .395 0.6 1.7 .333 0.1 0.1 1.000 0.1 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.2
15 Alondes Williams G 7 2.2 0.7 0.3 1.1 .250 0.0 0.6 .000 0.1 0.1 1.000 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.3 0.3
4 Delon Wright G 14 20.4 5.4 1.9 4.7 .394 0.8 2.1 .367 0.9 1.1 .812 0.4 1.5 1.9 2.6 1.4 0.2 0.2 0.7

Denver Nuggets Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGPPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%ORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGTOVPF
0 Christian Braun SF 82 20.2 7.3 2.7 5.9 .460 0.8 2.0 .384 1.1 1.6 .694 1.0 2.8 3.7 1.6 0.5 0.4 0.7 1.7
5 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope SG 76 31.6 10.1 3.6 7.7 .460 1.6 4.1 .406 1.3 1.5 .894 0.4 2.0 2.4 2.4 1.3 0.6 1.0 2.0
31 Vlatko Cancar SF - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
21 Collin Gillespie PG 24 9.4 3.6 1.3 2.9 .464 0.6 1.6 .395 0.3 0.5 .667 0.0 0.8 0.9 1.1 0.5 0.0 0.6 1.0
50 Aaron Gordon F 73 31.5 13.9 5.5 9.8 .556 0.5 1.9 .290 2.4 3.7 .658 2.4 4.1 6.5 3.5 0.8 0.6 1.4 1.9
9 Justin Holiday SF 58 14.9 4.0 1.5 3.3 .454 0.9 2.3 .404 0.1 0.1 .750 0.2 1.1 1.2 1.2 0.6 0.2 0.2 1.2
30 James Huff C 20 2.5 1.1 0.5 0.8 .600 0.1 0.5 .333 0.1 0.1 1.000 0.1 0.5 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5
7 Reggie Jackson G 82 22.2 10.2 4.0 9.2 .431 1.2 3.5 .359 1.0 1.2 .806 0.4 1.5 1.9 3.8 0.5 0.2 1.3 1.8
15 Nikola Jokic C 79 34.6 26.4 10.4 17.9 .583 1.1 2.9 .359 4.5 5.5 .817 2.8 9.5 12.4 9.0 1.4 0.9 3.0 2.5
6 DeAndre Jordan C 36 11.0 3.9 1.6 2.6 .624 0.0 0.0 .000 0.7 1.5 .491 1.5 2.9 4.4 0.7 0.2 0.4 0.6 1.6
11 Braxton Key SF 20 3.0 1.1 0.3 0.8 .412 0.1 0.2 .400 0.3 0.4 .750 0.1 0.8 0.9 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
27 Jamal Murray SG 59 31.5 21.2 8.0 16.7 .481 2.5 5.8 .425 2.7 3.1 .853 0.7 3.4 4.1 6.5 1.0 0.7 2.1 1.8
22 Zeke Nnaji PF 58 9.9 3.2 1.2 2.6 .463 0.1 0.4 .261 0.7 1.1 .677 1.1 1.1 2.2 0.6 0.3 0.7 0.5 1.4
24 Jalen Pickett F 27 4.5 1.6 0.6 1.3 .429 0.3 0.9 .360 0.1 0.1 .750 0.0 0.5 0.5 0.8 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.5
1 Michael Porter, Jr. PF 81 31.7 16.7 6.4 13.3 .484 2.7 6.8 .397 1.1 1.4 .836 1.3 5.7 7.0 1.5 0.5 0.7 1.1 1.8
3 Julian Strawther GF 50 10.9 4.5 1.6 4.4 .369 0.8 2.8 .297 0.4 0.6 .710 0.1 1.1 1.2 0.9 0.3 0.1 0.5 1.1
4 Hunter Tyson SF 18 2.7 1.1 0.4 1.1 .400 0.2 0.8 .286 0.0 0.0 .000 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.6
8 Peyton Watson GF 80 18.6 6.7 2.6 5.6 .465 0.6 1.9 .296 0.9 1.3 .670 0.7 2.5 3.2 1.1 0.5 1.1 0.7 1.8

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