Denver Defeats Oklahoma City 106-101 - Recap
|Denver Defeats Oklahoma City 106-101 - Recap|
Denver got 25 points from Ty Lawson en route to a 106-101 victory over Oklahoma City on Wednesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Bettors who backed the Nuggets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 211.5.
Denver got 15 points from Arron Afflalo and another 14 points from Danilo Gallinari. Andre Miller contributed 6 assists, while Kenneth Faried cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Thunder got a 32-point performance from Kevin Durant, who was supported by 30 points from Russell Westbrook. Russell Westbrook had 9 assists in a losing cause for Oklahoma City, while Russell Westbrook grabbed 6 rebounds.
Denver led at halftime, 64-58.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 42 boards, while Oklahoma City only had 37.