Utah vs Denver Wrap - Denver Wins 117-100
Nene Hilario went off for 25 points and added 7 rebounds leading Denver over Utah, 117-100, on Wednesday at Pepsi Center.
Denver was a favorite by 12.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 200.5.
Denver got 18 points from Al Harrington and another 15 points from Ty Lawson. Andre Miller contributed 12 assists, while Nene Hilario cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Utah got 19 points from Al Jefferson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Alec Burks. Gordon Hayward contributed 7 assists for the Jazz, while Derrick Favors had 10 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break leading 63-46 before taking care of business in the second half.
Denver had a 45-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Portland looking for another win. For Utah, they head home to face Philadelphia.