Sacramento Falls 104-86 to Nuggets - Recap
|Sacramento Falls 104-86 to Nuggets - Recap|
Denver earned a 104-86 victory over Sacramento on Saturday, getting 22 points from Chauncey Billups at Pepsi Center.
Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 11-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 208.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
J.R. Smith had 17 points for Denver and Carmelo Anthony chipped in with 16 points. Chauncey Billups had 5 assists for the Nuggets, while Nene Hilario was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Sacramento got 17 points from Jason Thompson in a losing cause and another 16 points from DeMarcus Cousins. Tyreke Evans contributed 5 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins had 8 rebounds.
Denver led at halftime, 51-39.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 58 boards, while Sacramento only had 35.
Denver heads into a battle against the Rockets. Sacramento, meanwhile, will have their next action against Phoenix.