Nuggets grab series opener

Nuggets grab series opener

The Denver Nuggets dominated the fourth quarter and came away with a 126-113 victory over the Utah Jazz Saturday night.

Denver covered the 5.5-point spread, while the combined score sailed OVER the posted over/under (208).

Carmelo Anthony poured in a game-high 42 points to power the Nuggets. Deron Williams had a double-double with 26 points and 11 assists.