Nuggets stop Wizards
|Nuggets stop Wizards|
Carmelo Anthony went for 29 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Denver Nuggets past the Washington Wizards 97-87 on Tuesday night.
Denver failed to cover as 14.5-point home favorites, while the game played UNDER the 212-point total set by sportsbooks.
J.R. Smith added 17 points off the bench for the Nuggets, who got 16 points from Nene in the win.
Andray Blatche paced Washington with 23 points and eight boards, while Al Thornton netted 16 points for the Wizards.