Phoenix vs Denver Wrap - Denver Wins 118-98
The battle between the Nuggets and Suns didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Phoenix was handed a 118-98 defeat on Wednesday at Pepsi Center.
The Nuggets were a 13-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 211.5.
Wilson Chandler had 21 points for Denver and Andre Iguodala chipped in with 20 points. Ty Lawson had 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Anthony Randolph was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
The Suns got a 17-point performance from Luis Scola, who was supported by 14 points from P.J. Tucker. Kendall Marshall had 14 assists in a losing cause for Phoenix, while Luis Scola grabbed 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 66-40 at the break.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 54-47.