Over bettors winning when Spurs set as rare underdogs

Apr 10, 2013 |
The San Antonio Spurs are underdogs for just the 10th time this season, set as 3.5-point road pups visiting the Denver Nuggets Wednesday night.

The Spurs are 3-6 SU (straight up), 5-4 ATS (against the spread) and 6-3 over/under in the nine previous games as underdogs.

In the nine games as an underdog, San Antonio has scored an average of 100.8 points, below its season average of 103.5. San Antonio is giving up 100.3 points in those nine games, more than the team's season average of 96.2 points.

San Antonio was an underdog at Denver on December 18, losing 112-106 as 2.5-point pups. The game went over.

Point guard Tony Parker has made the trip to Colorado and is probable against the Nuggets Wednesday after missing two of the team's last three game with a sore neck, according to the San Antonio Express-News. DeJuan Blair is questionable and Stephen Jackson is doubtful.

Nuggets guard Ty Lawson is probable to play limited minutes.

The total for Wednesday's game in Denver is 204.5 .

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