Dallas Mavericks vs. Denver Nuggets Prediction, Odds, Picks for NBA Monday [12/18/2023]

Dallas Mavericks vs. Denver Nuggets Prediction, Odds, Picks for NBA Monday [12/18/2023]

The Denver Nuggets will square off with the Dallas Mavericks in NBA action at Ball Arena on Monday, beginning at 9:00PM ET.

Dimers.com's full betting preview for Monday's Mavericks vs. Nuggets matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Mavericks vs. Nuggets Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Spread

We have used innovative machine learning and statistical analysis to simulate the outcome of Monday's NBA matchup between the Mavericks and Nuggets 10,000 times, in keeping with our coverage of NBA picks.

Our famous predictive analytics model gives the Nuggets a 74% chance of beating the Mavericks, and our predicted final score has the Nuggets winning 122-115.

According to our model, the Mavericks (+8) have a 54% chance of covering the spread, while the Over/Under total of 239.5 points has a 54% chance of going under.

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Mavericks vs. Nuggets Odds

We have sourced the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Mavericks Nuggets
Spread +8 (-108) -8 (-112)
Moneyline +270 -330
Total o239.5 (-110) u239.5 (-108)
  • The Nuggets are listed as -8 favorites versus the Mavericks, with -112 at FanDuel Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Mavericks (+8) to cover the spread, FanDuel also has the best odds currently on offer at -108.
  • FanDuel currently has the best moneyline odds for the Nuggets at -330. That means you can risk $330 to win $100 for a total payout of $430 if they get the W.
  • Meanwhile, DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Mavericks at +270, where you can bet $100 to profit $270, earning a total payout of $370 if they win.
  • The Over/Under for total points scored sits at 239.5 with BetMGM Sportsbook, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -110, while FanDuel currently has the best odds for the Under at -108.

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

As always, make sure you check the sportsbooks you have access to in your state for the best NBA odds and lines.

Mavericks vs. Nuggets Picks

By comparing our predictions to the odds listed above, we have found the best betting picks for this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Spread Mavericks +8 -108
Moneyline Mavericks +270
Total Under 239.5 -108


While the Nuggets are more likely to win the game, according to DimersBOT, taking the Mavericks moneyline is the best option due to the edge identified when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently available.

Taking advantage of the edges seen on Dimers is crucial to achieving long-term profitability.

Dimers' NBA best bets are based on world-class modeling and betting intelligence to bring you the best possible plays every time.

Mavericks vs. Nuggets Player Props

Looking for Dallas vs. Denver NBA prop bets? We have crunched the numbers to project key individual stats for each team, such as points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers.

Luka Doncic is expected to lead the way for the Mavericks with 31 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists, while Nikola Jokic is projected to have 30 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists for the Nuggets.

Mavericks Prediction

Our model's projected player stats for the Mavericks:

Luka Doncic 31 8 8 4
Tim Hardaway 15 3 2 3
Derrick Jones 11 4 1 2
Dante Exum 11 4 3 1
Grant Williams 10 4 2 2

Nuggets Prediction

Projected points, rebounds, assists and three-pointers for the Nuggets:

Nikola Jokic 30 13 10 2
Jamal Murray 19 4 7 2
Michael Porter 16 9 2 3
Aaron Gordon 15 6 3 1
Reggie Jackson 9 2 4 1

For more help with your NBA prop betting, check out the best NBA trends for today's games.

Remember, our model updates often, so refresh this article for any changes to our betting analysis ahead of the Mavericks vs. Nuggets on Monday December 18, 2023.

Mavericks vs. Nuggets Game Information

Monday's game between the Nuggets and Mavericks at Ball Arena is scheduled to start at 9:00PM ET.


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This preview article has been partially generated using automated processes and AI technology. Our goal is to provide timely and accurate updates on Monday's Mavericks vs. Nuggets clash, and automation assists in data collection, analysis, and formatting. Human editing and quality control are performed to ensure the content meets our editorial guidelines.

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