PHX vs DEN Dream11: If the form of both the team is anything, then it's a complete mismatch as the hottest team in the Western Conference, Denver Nuggets, face the team with the second-worst streak in the West, Phoenix Suns, at Talking Stick Resort Arena, in downtown Phoenix, Arizona, United States, on Tuesday morning.
Form and recent results:
Fantasy Basketball – Head-to-head:
Total Games: 177
Phoenix Suns: 97
Denver Nuggets: 80
Phoenix Suns will host Denver Nuggets at Talking Stick Resort Arena, in downtown Phoenix, Arizona in the NBA. The match will start at 07:30 AM (IST), December 24, Tuesday morning.
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Nikola Jokic: The Big Serbian was massive defensively against the Lakers in the last game. But he is very good on offence as well.
Points Per Game: 17.3
Rebounds Per Game: 10.1
Assists Per Game: 6.8
Steals Per Game: 1.0
Blocks Per Game: 0.6
Jamal Murray: Didn't have the best of the game against the Lakers, but he remains the leading scorer for the Nuggets this season.
Points Per Game: 17.9
Rebounds Per Game: 4.4
Assists Per Game: 4.4
Steals Per Game: 1.4
Blocks Per Game: 0.3
The likes of Will Barton and Paul Millsap from the Nuggets and Dario Saric and Ricky Rubio from Suns can make a huge difference.
Devin Booker: He is Suns' leading man, and is somebody who can produce monster numbers.
Points Per Game: 24.5
Rebounds Per Game: 4.0
Assists Per Game: 6.4
Steals Per Game: 0.6
Blocks Per Game: 0.3
Phoenix Suns team news: Big man Deandre Ayton suffered an ankle injury in his first game back from a 25-game ban. He is out of this match.
Ricky Rubio is a doubt due to an illness. He will be a game-time decision.
Expected Phoenix Suns squad to face Nuggets: Devin Booker, Cameron Johnson, Ricky Rubio (Questionable), Kelly Oubre Jr., Mikal Bridges, Jevon Carter, Aron Baynes, Elie Okobo, Tyler Johnson, Frank Kaminsky, Cheick Diallo, Dario Saric, Frank Kaminsky
Denver Nuggets team news: Paul Millsap will be a game-time decision for the Nuggets due to a left knee contusion.
Expected Denver Nuggets squad to face Suns: Juan Hernangómez, Mason Plumlee, Michael Porter Jr., Jerami Grant, Nikola Jokić, Jamal Murray, Monte Morris, Gary Harris, Malik Beasley, Torrey Craig, Paul Millsap (Questionable), Will Barton
PF: Kelly Oubre Jr.
SF: Dario Saric
C: Aron Baynes
PG: Devin Booker
SG: Ricky Rubio / Elie Ekobo
PF: Will Barton
SF: Paul Millsap
C: Nikola Jokic
PG: Jamal Murray
SG: Gary Harris
Phoenix Suns: Mikal Bridges, Frank Kaminsky, Cameron Johnson, Jevon Carter, Ty Jerome, Cheick Diallo, Tyler Johnson
Denver Nuggets: Jerami Grant, Mason Plumlee, Malik Beasley, Monte Morris, Michael Porter Jr., Torrey Craig, Vlatko Cancar