Portland Falls 118-109 to Nuggets - Recap
The Trail Blazers were burned for 28 points by Andre Iguodala on Sunday as the Nuggets picked up a 118-109 win at Pepsi Center.
The Nuggets earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 15-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 208.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Denver got 24 points from Evan Fournier and another 18 points from Anthony Randolph. Ty Lawson contributed 10 assists, while Andre Iguodala cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Portland got 30 points from Damian Lillard in a losing cause and another 19 points from J.J. Hickson. J.J. Hickson contributed 6 assists for the Trail Blazers, while J.J. Hickson had 9 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break leading 67-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 39 boards, while Portland only had 37.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bucks. The Trail Blazers will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.