The Warriors got a 37-point performance from Monta Ellis as Golden State handed Denver a 116-114 defeat on Wednesday at Oracle Arena.
Bettors who backed the Warriors were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 3. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 222.5.
Dorell Wright had 23 points for Golden State and Reggie Williams chipped in with 18 points. Dorell Wright had 8 assists for the Warriors, while Andris Biedrins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Denver got 29 points from Carmelo Anthony in a losing cause and another 18 points from Al Harrington. Ty Lawson contributed 6 assists for the Nuggets, while Al Harrington had 8 rebounds.
The Warriors hit the break leading 70-68 before taking care of business in the second half.
Golden State heads into a battle against the Suns. Denver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Dallas.