Nuggets topple Bucks

Nuggets topple Bucks

Linas Kleiza drained 25 points off the bench to lead the Denver Nuggets over the Milwaukee Bucks 114-105 on Tuesday night.

Denver covered as 8.5-point home favorites as the teams played over the 191.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.

Carmelo Anthony netted 17 points for the Nuggets, who got 15 points from Dahntay Jones in the win.

Charlie Bell led the way with 25 points for Milwaukee, while reserve Austin Croshere went for 17 points and six rebounds for the Bucks.