The Denver Nuggets will meet the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday, 11:00 PM EST at Ball Arena. The Nuggets are at number 2 in the Western Conference with a 18-11 record, while the Grizzlies are currently occupying the 1st position, having a 19-10 balance.
Denver Nuggets vs Memphis Grizzlies Head to Head
Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Final
When the Denver Nuggets last faced the Grizzlies in April of 2022 at Pepsi Center, the game ended 122-109 in favor of the Nuggets. Nikola Jokic was the winners’ main weapon on the floor, ending the game with a double-double to his name, tallying 35 points, catching 16 boards, and delivering 6 assists. Desmond Bane played a similar role for the Grizzlies, finishing with 14 points, 2 dimes, and 2 boards, but these proved insufficient for the win. The latest five head-to-head matchu-ps between the organizations ended in two wins for the Denver Nuggets and three for the Memphis Grizzlies. On average, 220.8 points were scored across these five meetings.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Denver Nuggets Form
12-18-2022 12-16-2022 12-14-2022 12-10-2022 12-08-2022 12-06-2022 12-04-2022 12-02-2022 11-30-2022 11-28-2022 119:115vs Charlotte Hornets 126:108@ Los Angeles Lakers 141:128vs Washington Wizards 115:110vs Utah Jazz 120:121@ Portland Trail Blazers 115:116vs Dallas Mavericks 121:106@ New Orleans Pelicans 117:109@ Atlanta Hawks 120:100vs Houston Rockets 129:113vs Houston Rockets
The Nuggets did a good job on 12/18, winning 119-115 against the Charlotte Hornets on home floor. Nikola Jokic had the biggest impact for his team. He finished the game with a monster triple-double of 40 points, 10 dimes, and 27 rebounds. Denver shot 45.7% of their field goals, 64.7% of their free throws, and 33.3% of their 3-point attempts. The Nuggets are currently on a one-game winning streak, having won six of their last ten games while losing four. The team is performing at a great level at the Ball Arena with a 9-3 home record for the season. The Nuggets franchise will come up against the Portland Trail Blazers in their next game, which is set for December 23, 2022.
Denver Nuggets Averages this Season
- Points For115.80
- Points Against114.80
- Points Difference1.00
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Denver Nuggets Standout Performer
The franchise's best player this campaign has been Nikola Jokic. He averages 25.2 points, 9.0 assists and 10.9 rebounds per 32.9 minutes spent on the floor.
Denver Nuggets Missing Players
- Collin GillespieLeg
- Michael Porter Jr.Heel
- Jamal MurrayKnee
- Jeff GreenBack
Memphis Grizzlies Form
12-17-2022 12-15-2022 12-12-2022 12-09-2022 12-07-2022 12-05-2022 12-04-2022 12-02-2022 11-30-2022 11-27-2022 115:109@ Oklahoma City Thunder 142:101vs Milwaukee Bucks 128:103vs Atlanta Hawks 114:103vs Detroit Pistons 123:102vs Oklahoma City Thunder 101:93vs Miami Heat 112:122@ Detroit Pistons 117:109vs Philadelphia 76ers 109:101@ Minnesota Timberwolves 123:127@ New York Knicks
The previous meeting of the Memphis Grizzlies was on Saturday, December 17th, when they came up against the Oklahoma City Thunder away from home and ended in a 115-109 loss. 32 points turned out to be enough for Dillon Brooks to end the game as the team’s top scorer on the night. He also assisted once and caught four rebounded balls for 37 minutes of playing time. The Grizzlies as a whole shot a low 37.8% of their field goals, did not excel, but still hit 78.4% of their free throws and 26.7% from long range. Memphis has an 8-2 record across the last ten games and is currently on a one-match losing streak. The Grizzlies franchise has a feeble record of 6-8 when playing on enemy territory this term. In the next game, the team will play the Phoenix Suns away from home on December 23.
Memphis Grizzlies Averages This Season
- Points For116.20
- Points Against111.40
- Points Difference4.80
Field Goal Percentage
Free Throw Percentage
Memphis Grizzlies Standout Performer
Ja Morant is the organization's star performer for this term, averaging 26.7 points. He stays 32.0 minutes on court, helps with 7.7 final passes and catches 6.7 rebounds.
Memphis Grizzlies Missing Players
- Danny GreenKnee
- Desmond BaneToe
- Vince WilliamsIllness
Field Goals Made4036
Field Goals Attempts8981
3 pts Made105
3 pts Attempts2726
Free Throws Made1514
Free Throws Attempts2521
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