Best Nikola Jokic Prop Bets vs. Portland Trail Blazers – Friday, February 23

Nov 19, 2023; Cleveland, Ohio, USA; Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) stands on the court in the second quarter against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse.
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For each game of the NBA season, we provide the best Nikola Jokic prop bets. Jokic’s next game is Friday, February 23 against the Portland Trail Blazers.

Best Nikola Jokic Player Props Bets vs. the Portland Trail Blazers

As the Denver Nuggets prepare to face off against the Portland Trail Blazers, all eyes are on Nikola Jokic, the Nuggets’ versatile center. Jokic has been a consistent force for Denver this season, and his performance will be crucial in this matchup. The Trail Blazers are on a six-game losing streak and have struggled defensively, which could provide Jokic with ample opportunities to dominate both the scoring and the boards. His ability to impact the game in multiple facets will be key for the Nuggets to secure a victory on the road.

Nikola Jokic Over 24.5 Points (-120)

Nikola Jokic’s scoring ability has been a highlight of his game throughout the season, with a season average of 26.08 points per game, comfortably above the line set at 24.5 points. His performance against the Trail Blazers specifically has been impressive, averaging 28.0 points in previous matchups, indicating his capability to exploit Portland’s defensive weaknesses. Additionally, Jokic’s recent form over the last 10 games shows an average of 26.0 points, aligning with his season average and reinforcing the likelihood of him surpassing the 24.5 points threshold. The combination of his consistent scoring, the Trail Blazers’ defensive struggles, and his historical success against Portland strongly suggests that the over on points is a solid pick.

Nikola Jokic Over 0.5 Three Pointers (-200)

Jokic’s proficiency from beyond the arc has been notable this season, with a season hit percentage of 69.81% for three-pointers, well above the line set at 0.5 three-pointers. His performance in the last 10 games has been particularly strong, hitting 80% of the time and averaging 1.3 three-pointers per game, indicating a high level of confidence and consistency in taking and making shots from deep. Given the Trail Blazers’ recent form and their six-game losing streak, it’s likely that Jokic will have opportunities to shoot from the perimeter as the Nuggets may look to exploit Portland’s defensive gaps. The statistical backing and game context provide a compelling case for Jokic to hit over on his three-pointers during the upcoming game.

All Nikola Jokic Player Prop Picks for Friday, Feb 23

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection Our Pick
Nikola Jokic Points 24.5 7/10 -120 -110 26.0 26.81 Over
Nikola Jokic Rebounds 12.5 5/10 -145 +114 12.4 13.24 Over
Nikola Jokic Assists 9.5 3/10 -110 -120 8.3 8.46 Under
Nikola Jokic Three Pointers 0.5 8/10 -200 +154 1.3 1.20 Over
Nikola Jokic Points, Rebounds & Assists 47.5 5/10 -130 +100 46.7 47.83 Over
Nikola Jokic Points & Rebounds 37.5 6/10 -120 -110 38.4 39.47 Over
Nikola Jokic Points & Assists 34.5 5/10 -110 -120 34.3 35.19 Over
Nikola Jokic Rebounds & Assists 22.5 4/10 -110 -120 20.7 21.85 Under
Nikola Jokic NaN 2.5 6/10 -175 +135 3.2 2.96 Over
Nikola Jokic NaN 0.5 5/10 -166 +130 0.9 0.60 Under
Nikola Jokic NaN 2.5 4/10 +145 -190 2.0 2.15 Under
Nikola Jokic NaN 1.5 4/10 +160 -210 1.1 0.60 Under

Nikola Jokic Stats for the 2023/24 NBA Season

  • Points Per Game
    • Season: 26.08
    • Away: 26.67
    • vs. Portland Trail Blazers: 28.0
  • Rebounds Per Game
    • Season: 12.04
    • Away: 12.07
    • vs. Portland Trail Blazers: 15.0
  • Assists Per Game
    • Season: 8.94
    • Away: 8.37
    • vs. Portland Trail Blazers: 9.5

Game Info

  • Date: Friday, Feb. 23
  • Time: 10:00 PM
  • Location: Moda Center – Portland, OR
  • TV: ROOT Sports NW