NBA DFS Write-Up: Lakers vs Nuggets Showdown Slate Game 5
Adam Ronis breaks down the Game 5 showdown slate between the Lakers and Nuggets.
Denver Nuggets vs Los Angeles Lakers (-5.5)
Game Total: 214.5
The Nuggets are once again down 3-1 for the third consecutive series. They were able to rally and win against the Jazz and Clippers, but face a more daunting task against the Lakers. The Nuggets have been close in this series outside of Game 1. Anthony Davis hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to win Game 2 and Denver was in the game down the stretch in a 114-108 loss in Game 4. The Nuggets have shown they won't go down easy and the Lakers are well aware of the threat Denver brings.
Please note these players are ranked in order. If a player is not mentioned it doesn’t meant they are a fade.
1. Jamal Murray, PG DEN – Murray remains the cheapest of the top four studs. He has played at least 44 minutes in the last three games and with Denver facing elimination, he should again. He has at least 45 DK points in each of those games and had 32 points and eight assists in the last...