Washington was run off the court by the Nuggets on Friday as Denver blasted the Wizards 114-94 at Pepsi Center.
Bettors who backed the Nuggets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 17 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 216.5.
Denver got 17 points from Danilo Gallinari and another 17 points from Ty Lawson. Raymond Felton contributed 8 assists, while Chris Andersen cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Wizards got a 19-point performance from Jordan Crawford, who was supported by 16 points from Maurice Evans. John Wall had 6 assists in a losing cause for Washington, while JaVale McGee grabbed 13 rebounds.
Denver led at halftime, 64-45.
Washington won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-45.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Wizards will aim to get back on the winning track at Golden State.