Denver vs Los Angeles Recap - Nuggets Win 112-91
Denver cruised to victory on Thursday, running Los Angeles out of the gym and running up a 112-91 score at STAPLES Center.
The Nuggets were a 1-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 208.5.
Denver got 21 points from Danilo Gallinari and another 18 points from Ty Lawson. Andre Miller contributed 8 assists, while Timofey Mozgov cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Clippers got an 18 -point performance from Blake Griffin, who was supported by 17 points from Randy Foye. Chris Paul had 9 assists in a losing cause for Los Angeles, while DeAndre Jordan grabbed 9 rebounds.
Denver led at halftime, 54-51.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-28.
Next game, Denver takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Washington.