Nuggets Down Los Angeles 126-114 - Match Report
|Nuggets Down Los Angeles 126-114 - Match Report|
Corey Brewer scored 27 points for Denver on Wednesday, leading the Nuggets to a 126-114 victory over Los Angeles at Pepsi Center.
The Nuggets were a 3.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 212.5.
Denver got 21 points from Kenneth Faried and another 19 points from Danilo Gallinari. Ty Lawson contributed 14 assists, while Kenneth Faried cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 40 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 19 points from Pau Gasol. Steve Nash contributed 8 assists for the Lakers, while Jordan Hill had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 57-54 at the break.
Denver had a 48-38 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 Mavericks. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Portland.