The Nuggets grabbed a 99-94 win over the Grizzlies on Friday, behind a 20-point effort from Andre Iguodala at Pepsi Center.
Denver was a favorite by 1 point and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 194.5.
Andre Miller had 18 points for Denver and Danilo Gallinari chipped in with 14 points. Andre Iguodala had 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Memphis got 21 points from Rudy Gay in a losing cause and another 14 points from Mike Conley. Jerryd Bayless contributed 11 assists for the Grizzlies, while Marc Gasol had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 45-41 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 37 boards, while Denver only had 35.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Memphis, they head on the road to face Utah.