Denver vs New Orleans Recap - Nuggets Win 114-103
Denver got 23 points and 10 assists from Ty Lawson en route to a 114-103 victory over New Orleans on Monday at New Orleans Arena.
Denver won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 199.5.
Denver got 22 points from Raymond Felton and another 21 points from Wilson Chandler. Raymond Felton contributed 12 assists, while Nene Hilario cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
New Orleans got 27 points from Chris Paul in a losing cause and another 18 points from Willie Green. Chris Paul contributed 10 assists for the Hornets, while Emeka Okafor had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 58-45 at the break.
Denver had a 43-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head home to face Phoenix.