Denver Defeats Minnesota 113-107 - Recap
The Nuggets grabbed a 113-107 win over the Timberwolves on Wednesday, behind a 24-point effort from Ty Lawson at Pepsi Center.
Denver won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 8-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 213.5.
Denver got 21 points from Arron Afflalo and another 18 points from Danilo Gallinari. Ty Lawson contributed 8 assists, while Kenneth Faried cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Minnesota got 28 points from Anthony Randolph in a losing cause and another 27 points from Derrick Williams. J.J. Barea contributed 15 assists for the Timberwolves, while Derrick Williams had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 68-47 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Minnesota as they grabbed 36 boards, while Denver only had 34.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Timberwolves will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.