Nuggets Fall 103-102 Against Memphis - Game Recap
Rudy Gay scored 20 points leading the Grizzlies to a 103-102 victory over Denver at FedExForum on Friday.
Memphis did not, however, defeat the Nuggets against the spread, which closed at 4 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 196.5.
Memphis got 17 points from O.J. Mayo and another 16 points from Mike Conley. Marc Gasol contributed 8 assists, while Marc Gasol cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Denver got 26 points from Corey Brewer in a losing cause and another 18 points from Ty Lawson. Andre Miller contributed 9 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried had 10 rebounds.
The Grizzlies hit the break leading 60-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-37.
Memphis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Warriors. The Nuggets will aim to get back on the winning track at Oklahoma City.