Denver Defeats Milwaukee 112-111 - Recap
The Nuggets got a 26-point performance from Ty Lawson as Denver ran past Milwaukee 112-111 on Monday at Bradley Center.
The Nuggets earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 5.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 214.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Denver got 21 points from Wilson Chandler and another 13 points from Andre Iguodala. Andre Iguodala contributed 7 assists, while JaVale McGee cleaned the glass with 17 rebounds.
Milwaukee got 38 points from Monta Ellis in a losing cause and another 20 points from J.J. Redick. Ish Smith contributed 6 assists for the Bucks, while John Henson had 15 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 56-53 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 58 boards, while Milwaukee only had 44.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Suns. The Bucks will aim to get back on the winning track at Oklahoma City.