Milwaukee vs Denver Recap - Nuggets Win 105-94
|Milwaukee vs Denver Recap - Nuggets Win 105-94|
Denver got 24 points from Nene Hilario en route to a 105-94 victory over Milwaukee on Wednesday at Pepsi Center.
The Nuggets were an 8.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 198.5.
J.R. Smith had 20 points for Denver and Chauncey Billups chipped in with 16 points. Chauncey Billups had 9 assists for the Nuggets, while J.R. Smith was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Milwaukee got 21 points from John Salmons in a losing cause and another 17 points from Corey Maggette. Ersan Ilyasova contributed 4 assists for the Bucks, while Larry Sanders had 10 rebounds.
Denver trailed at halftime, 50-45.
Denver had a 45-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Clippers. The Bucks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Orlando.