Hawks Fall 104-88 Against Denver - Game Recap
The Nuggets got 22 points from Corey Brewer as Denver ran past Atlanta 104-88 on Monday at Pepsi Center.
Denver won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 212.5.
Denver got 18 points from Ty Lawson and another 13 points from Wilson Chandler. Andre Miller contributed 9 assists, while Kenneth Faried cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Atlanta got 18 points from Al Horford in a losing cause and another 15 points from Jeff Teague. Jeff Teague contributed 8 assists for the Hawks, while Al Horford had 13 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break leading 58-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-35.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Atlanta, they head home to face Philadelphia.