Nuggets vs. Clippers PRO Report Pick: Sharp Money, Winning Systems Moving LA’s Spread (Thursday, Sept. 3)
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- Denver and Los Angeles meet Thursday for Game 1 of their second round NBA Playoffs series, and betting odds are on the move.
- Our new NBA PRO Report tracks large wagers, profitable betting systems, model projections, and more -- and that PRO Report has signaled major sharp action on Nuggets-Clippers.
- Respected bettors have hammered LA's 8-point spread, resulting in a market consensus move to Clippers -9. Read on for updated odds and analysis before tipoff at 9:00 p.m. ET.
Sharp bettors have a nice streak going over the past two days, easily covering heavy under bets on Tuesday’s Jazz vs. Nuggets and Wednesday’s Thunder vs. Rockets Game 7s.
Professionals are right back at it on Thursday, taking positions on both NBA playoff matchups.
And thanks to our new NBA PRO Report, we can track additional factors that provide betting edges — like large wagers, historically profitable betting systems, model projections and expert picks — that when combined with sharp money can powerfully detail the smartest bets on a given slate.
With this in mind, let’s look at tonight’s Nuggets vs. Clippers (9 p.m. ET, TNT) matchup, which is lighting up four of our NBA PRO Report’s five key factors on the same side of the spread.
Nuggets vs. Clippers PRO Report Pick
Wiseguys are dropping big bets on the Clippers tonight, which is clearly highlighted by both the Sharp Action and Big Money indicators.
Additionally, historical betting data is powering a Pro System match on Los Angeles as well — an angle with a 118-66-2 (64.1%) against-the-spread record over the past five NBA seasons.
With money from respected bettors flowing on the favorites, oddsmakers have moved this spread from a consensus opener of Clippers -8 to -9.
As always, be sure to visit our NBA Live Odds page to find the best available lines for this and any other future bet you make.
Sharp angle: Clippers (moved from -8 to -9) [Bet now at BetMGM and get a $500 INSTANT deposit match]