Danilo Gallinari went off for 26 points and added 5 rebounds leading Denver over Memphis, 97-92, on Monday at FedExForum.
Denver was an underdog by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 196.5.
Denver got 15 points from JaVale McGee and another 13 points from Kenneth Faried. Andre Miller contributed 8 assists, while Kenneth Faried cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
The Grizzlies got a 22-point performance from Rudy Gay, who was supported by 16 points from Marc Gasol. Mike Conley had 8 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Zach Randolph grabbed 13 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break leading 52-49 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 47 boards, while Memphis only had 33.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Timberwolves. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.