Celtics Fall 97-90 Against Denver - Game Recap
Denver got 26 points from Ty Lawson en route to a 97-90 victory over Boston on Tuesday at Pepsi Center.
The Nuggets earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 9-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 204.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Danilo Gallinari had 26 points for Denver and Kosta Koufos chipped in with 11 points. Andre Iguodala had 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 16 boards.
Boston got 20 points from Jeff Green in a losing cause and another 17 points from Avery Bradley. Paul Pierce contributed 6 assists for the Celtics, while Kevin Garnett had 9 rebounds.
Denver trailed at halftime, 50-49.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-39.
Denver heads into a battle against the Wizards. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.