Portland vs Denver Wrap - Denver Wins 104-95
|Portland vs Denver Wrap - Denver Wins 104-95|
The Nuggets grabbed a 104-95 win over the Trail Blazers on Wednesday, behind an 18 -point effort from Ty Lawson at Pepsi Center.
Denver was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 201.5.
Denver got 14 points from Timofey Mozgov and another 13 points from Kenneth Faried. Ty Lawson contributed 9 assists, while Kosta Koufos cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
The Trail Blazers got a 21-point performance from Jamal Crawford, who was supported by 20 points from LaMarcus Aldridge. Raymond Felton had 7 assists in a losing cause for Portland, while LaMarcus Aldridge grabbed 9 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break leading 62-45 before taking care of business in the second half.
Denver had a 54-36 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 Rockets. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Miami.