Cavaliers vs Nuggets Final: 100-99 - Recap
|Cavaliers vs Nuggets Final: 100-99 - Recap|
The Cavaliers got a 33-point performance from Antawn Jamison as Cleveland handed Denver a 100-99 defeat on Wednesday at Pepsi Center.
Cleveland won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 208.5.
Cleveland got 19 points from Alonzo Gee and another 18 points from Kyrie Irving. Kyrie Irving contributed 8 assists, while Antawn Jamison cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
The Nuggets got a 22-point performance from Al Harrington, who was supported by 18 points from Ty Lawson. Ty Lawson had 6 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while Kenneth Faried grabbed 9 rebounds.
Cleveland led at halftime, 57-55.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 46 boards, while Cleveland only had 36.
Cleveland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Thunder. The Nuggets will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Orleans.