Denver got 23 points from Ty Lawson en route to a 103-101 victory over Utah on Thursday at EnergySolutions Arena.
The Nuggets were a 3-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 210.5.
Arron Afflalo had 19 points for Denver and Nene Hilario chipped in with 13 points. Ty Lawson had 5 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenyon Martin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
The Jazz got a 22-point performance from C.J. Miles, who was supported by 21 points from Devin Harris. Devin Harris had 9 assists in a losing cause for Utah, while Al Jefferson grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 58-51 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 39 boards, while Utah only had 33.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Clippers. The Jazz will aim to get back on the winning track vs Sacramento.