Nuggets overcome Timberwolves

Nuggets overcome Timberwolves

Carmelo Anthony netted 24 points to lead the Denver Nuggets past the Minnesota Timberwolves 105-94 on Monday night.

Denver failed to cover as 13.5-point home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 215-point total posted by oddsmakers.

Chauncey Billups added 18 points and 10 assists for the Nuggets, who got 15 points from Arron Afflalo in the win.

Corey Brewer paced Minnesota with 25 points and seven rebounds, while Al Jefferson went for 22 points and 15 boards for the Timberwolves.