Nuggets vs Trail Blazers Final: 95-77 - Recap
|Nuggets vs Trail Blazers Final: 95-77 - Recap|
Denver got 18 points from Chauncey Billups en route to a 95-77 victory over Portland on Tuesday at Pepsi Center.
Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 202.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Denver got 17 points from J.R. Smith and another 17 points from Nene Hilario. Chauncey Billups contributed 9 assists, while Chris Andersen cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Portland got 18 points from LaMarcus Aldridge in a losing cause and another 14 points from Nicolas Batum. Andre Miller contributed 5 assists for the Trail Blazers, while LaMarcus Aldridge had 13 rebounds.
Denver led at halftime, 48-41.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-38.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Timberwolves. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Utah.