Bobcats vs Nuggets Final: 100-98 - Recap
|Bobcats vs Nuggets Final: 100-98 - Recap|
The Bobcats grabbed a 100-98 win over the Nuggets on Tuesday, behind a 23-point effort from Stephen Jackson at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Charlotte 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 UNDER the closing number of 202.5.
Gerald Wallace had 20 points for Charlotte and D.J. Augustin chipped in with 18 points. Stephen Jackson had 7 assists for the Bobcats, while Stephen Jackson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Denver got 25 points from Chauncey Billups in a losing cause and another 22 points from Carmelo Anthony. Chauncey Billups contributed 5 assists for the Nuggets, while Nene Hilario had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Charlotte were victorious, as the score was 52-47 at the break.
Charlotte had a 37-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Charlotte looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pacers. The Nuggets will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.