Denver; Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NBA LINE: Nuggets -4.5; over/under is 227.5
BOTTOM LINE: The Denver Nuggets host the Los Angeles Lakers in the season opener.
Denver went 53-29 overall and 34-18 in Western Conference action last season. The Nuggets averaged 115.8 points per game while allowing opponents to score 112.5 last season.
Los Angeles went 43-39 overall and 27-25 in Western Conference action during the 2022-23 season. The Lakers averaged 6.4 steals, 4.6 blocks and 13.5 turnovers per game last season.
INJURIES: Nuggets: Vlatko Cancar: out (knee).
Lakers: None listed.
The Associated Press