Denver earned a 95-90 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday, getting 22 points from Danilo Gallinari at STAPLES Center.
Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 200.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kenyon Martin had 18 points for Denver and Raymond Felton chipped in with 16 points. Ty Lawson had 8 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenyon Martin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
The Lakers got a 28-point performance from Kobe Bryant, who was supported by 17 points from Lamar Odom. Lamar Odom had 5 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while Andrew Bynum grabbed 16 rebounds.
Denver trailed at halftime, 47-40.
Los Angeles won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-44.
Next game, Denver takes its act home to face Oklahoma City looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Utah.