Denver vs Toronto Wrap - Toronto Wins 109-108
DeMar DeRozan scored 22 points leading the Raptors to a 109-108 victory over Denver at Air Canada Centre on Tuesday.
Toronto did not, however, defeat the Nuggets against the spread, which closed at 1.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 206.5.
Toronto got 17 points from Rudy Gay and another 14 points from John Lucas. Kyle Lowry contributed 10 assists, while Jonas Valanciunas cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Denver got 29 points from Ty Lawson in a losing cause and another 16 points from Anthony Randolph. Ty Lawson contributed 9 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Toronto were victorious, as the score was 54-52 at the break.
Denver had a 45-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Toronto takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Denver, they head on the road to face Brooklyn.