Golden State got 31 points from David Lee en route to a 106-105 victory over Denver on Thursday at Oracle Arena.
Golden State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 199.5.
Golden State got 21 points from Klay Thompson and another 20 points from Stephen Curry. Stephen Curry contributed 10 assists, while David Lee cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Denver got 22 points from Andre Iguodala in a losing cause and another 20 points from Danilo Gallinari. Ty Lawson contributed 9 assists for the Nuggets, while Danilo Gallinari had 9 rebounds.
Golden State trailed at halftime, 60-51.
Golden State had a 43-40 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Golden State heads into a battle against the Pacers. Denver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.