Denver Nuggets vs Phoenix Suns – Preview, Tips and Odds

NBA
Denver Nuggets
Final
126:97
Phoenix Suns
Highlights and Stats


Phoenix Suns are scheduled to play against Denver Nuggets at the Ball Arena on 01/11 at 11:00 PM EST in their next game. The Nuggets are #1 in the Western Conference with a balance of 27-13 and the Suns are on the 7th spot at this time, with a record of 21-21.

Denver Nuggets vs Phoenix Suns Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 12-25-2022
TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4OTFinal
Denver Nuggets
Denver Nuggets
28 23 30 32 15 128
Phoenix Suns
Phoenix Suns
24 33 27 29 12 125

The two franchises previously faced each other on December 25th, with the Denver Nuggets defeating the Phoenix Suns 128-125 at home. Nikola Jokic had a great game and finished with a triple-double to his name, scoring 41 points, grabbing 15 rebounds, and providing 15 assists. Landry Shamet had the leading role for the Suns, finishing with 31 points, 6 dimes, and 2 boards, but these proved insufficient for the win. The Denver Nuggets have had the upper hand in the last five games against the Phoenix Suns, winning three and falling short twice. There were 233.2 points scored on average across those five encounters.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team12-25-202210-10-202203-24-202211-21-202110-20-2021
Denver Nuggets
Denver Nuggets
128 107 130 97110
Phoenix Suns
Phoenix Suns
125105140126 98

Denver Nuggets Form

*Last 10 Denver Nuggets Games - 8:2
01-09-202301-06-202301-05-202301-02-202301-01-202312-30-202212-28-202212-27-202212-25-202212-23-2022
122:109vs Los Angeles Lakers121:108vs Cleveland Cavaliers122:91vs Los Angeles Clippers124:111@ Minnesota Timberwolves123:111vs Boston Celtics124:119vs Miami Heat127:126@ Sacramento Kings106:113@ Sacramento Kings128:125vs Phoenix Suns120:107vs Portland Trail Blazers

The Denver Nuggets won 122-109 at home against the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday, January 9th. Jamal Murray dropped 34 points, delivered 4 assists, and grabbed 7 boards, aiding the Nuggets’ victory. As a team, they finished the match averaging 46.5% field goals, 88.2% from the foul line, and 35.7% three-pointers. The franchise has an 8-2 record across its last ten showings and is currently on a W3 run. Denver is performing at a great level at the Ball Arena with a 17-3 home record. The Nuggets will come up against the Los Angeles Clippers in their next game, which is set for January 13, 2023.

Denver Nuggets Averages this Season

  • Points For
    117.00
  • Points Against
    113.20
  • Assits
    28.33
  • Rebounds
    43.18
  • Steals
    7.33
  • Turnovers
    15.33
  • Blocks
    4.40
  • Points Difference
    3.80

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Denver Nuggets Standout Performer

  • Nikola Jokic

    The franchise's best player this campaign has been Nikola Jokic. He is leading with 25.0 points, 9.7 assists and 10.8 rebounds per 33.5 minutes spent on the floor.

Denver Nuggets Missing Players

  • Collin Gillespie
    Leg
  • Jeff Green
    Hand
  • Peyton Watson
    Groin
  • Jamal Murray
    Ankle

Phoenix Suns Form

*Last 10 Phoenix Suns Games - 2:8
01-10-202301-08-202301-06-202301-04-202301-02-202312-30-202212-28-202212-27-202212-25-202212-23-2022
113:125@ Golden State Warriors98:112vs Cleveland Cavaliers96:104vs Miami Heat90:88@ Cleveland Cavaliers102:83@ New York Knicks113:104@ Toronto Raptors127:102@ Washington Wizards108:125@ Memphis Grizzlies128:125@ Denver Nuggets100:125vs Memphis Grizzlies

The Phoenix Suns defeated the Golden State Warriors 113-125 in their most recent game which was away at the Chase Center. The Suns’ most valuable player of the match was Mikal Bridges, who dropped 26 points, got 9 rebounds, and provided 5 assists. This proved enough for them to triumph in the end. 45.6% of the Phoenix Suns’ field goal shots ended up finding the basket, as they also averaged 93.5% from the foul line and 45.2% from three-point range. The team has a 2-8 record in its last ten games and is currently on a W1 streak. The Suns have a negative 7-14 record when playing on the road this season. Their next showing will be against the Minnesota Timberwolves on January 13, 2023, when they will travel to the Target Center.

Phoenix Suns Averages This Season

  • Points For
    112.70
  • Points Against
    111.40
  • Assits
    26.28
  • Rebounds
    43.59
  • Steals
    7.11
  • Turnovers
    14.30
  • Blocks
    5.04
  • Points Difference
    1.30

Field Goal Percentage

3-Point Percentage

Free Throw Percentage

Phoenix Suns Standout Performer

  • Devin Booker

    The organization's best player this term has been Devin Booker, as he has aided the cause with 27.1 points, 5.6 dimes and 4.6 boards for an average of 34.6 minutes spent on court. He has been sidelined as of 12/25.

Phoenix Suns Missing Players

  • Jae Crowder
    Personal
  • Cameron Johnson
    Knee
  • Devin Booker
    Groin
  • Cameron Payne
    Foot
  • Chris Paul
    Hip
  • Landry Shamet
    Hip
  • Deandre Ayton
    Ankle

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Denver Nuggets
Denver Nuggets
34 36 30 26 126
Phoenix Suns
Phoenix Suns
28 26 21 22 97
Denver NuggetsPhoenix Suns
  • Score

    126
    97
  • Field Goals Made

    48
    39
  • Field Goals Attempts

    85
    90
  • 3 pts Made

    15
    9
  • 3 pts Attempts

    34
    32
  • Free Throws Made

    15
    10
  • Free Throws Attempts

    21
    14
  • Rebounds Total

    38
    44
  • Rebounds Offence

    7
    15
  • Rebounds Defence

    31
    29
  • Assists

    30
    28
  • Steals

    9
    4
  • Blocks

    4
    2
  • Turnovers

    11
    20
  • Personal Fouls

    20
    17

Player Ratings

Denver Nuggets

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Nikola Jokic28101566.70001333.3414189103321+17
Kentavious CaldwellPope275771.44580.011100.00332200115+26
Jamal Murray2561346.22540.02366.70226002116+20
Bruce Brown252633.3030.0000112121224+11
Aaron Gordon2444100.00004666.70002110212+18
Bones Hyland2471258.35771.422100.00114101421+7
Michael Porter Jr.234944.42728.61250.00331000411+20
Zeke Nnaji206966.71333.322100.00110010115+12
Vlatko Cancar191333.3020.0000123301002+9
Christian Braun9020.0010.022100.0000010112-1
Ish Smith61250.0000000000110102+2
Davon Reed6000000000033100000+2
Jack White52366.711100.0000112000015+2

Phoenix Suns

PLAYERMINFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%OREBDREBREBASTSTLBLKTOPFPTS+/-
Josh Okogie3451338.51425.03475.04595103014-3
Mikal Bridges3031030.01333.3000325400117-20
Dario Saric2651050.01425.00001232200211-31
Damion Lee2651241.7030.011100.00444002311-2
Duane Washington Jr.2431421.41616.71333.3011502428-33
Jock Landale245862.51333.30004482001211-3
Torrey Craig2366100.033100.01250.01450000116-23
Ish Wainright223742.91520.0000033110337+2
Bismack Biyombo162633.3000000213100124-31
Saben Lee152450.0010.044100.0033400118-1

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