Nuggets hold off Hawks

Nuggets hold off Hawks

The Denver Nuggets came out flying in the early going and held on for a 107-100 victory over the Atlanta Hawks Wednesday night at the Pepsi Center.

Denver managed to cover the 5-point spread, while the 207 points made it OVER the posted total of 201.

Allan Iverson led the way with 29 points, while Linas Kleiza had 23 and Kenyon Martin chipped in with 20 points in the win.

Josh Smith netted 22 points with 12 rebounds and 10 assists for a triple-double for the Hawks.