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Nuggets and Celtics Face off in Exciting Non-Conference Clash: A Statistical Showdown

BySamantha Johnson

Mar 6, 2024
Denver Nuggets and Jokic face off against Boston Celtics in non-conference matchup

The Boston Celtics and the Denver Nuggets will be facing off against each other in a non-conference matchup on Thursday at 10 p.m. EST in Denver. Both teams are strong and have had impressive performances throughout the season.

The Nuggets have been dominant at home, with a record of 24-6 and ranking seventh in the league for allowing just 110.4 points per game while holding opponents to 46.5% shooting. On the other hand, the Celtics have been impressive on the road, with a record of 19-10 and leading the NBA with 36.7 defensive rebounds per game, with Jayson Tatum leading the way with an average of 7.7 rebounds per game.

Despite having a lower field goal percentage at 49.2%, compared to the Celtics’ allowed opponent shooting rate of 44.7%, statistically, the Nuggets score an average of only about two points less per game (110.4) than what they allow by their opponents (121). This will be their second meeting this season, with the Nuggets winning their previous encounter by one point over the Celtics in a thrilling matchup that went down to wire at TD Garden last month.

Top performers for both teams include Nikola Jokic for Denver, who averages an impressive 25.9 points, 12.3 rebounds, and 9

By Samantha Johnson

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