Detroit Falls 109-100 to Nuggets - Recap
|Detroit Falls 109-100 to Nuggets - Recap|
Chauncey Billups scored 26 points for Denver on Wednesday, leading the Nuggets to a 109-100 victory over Detroit at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 204.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Denver got 18 points from Carmelo Anthony and another 17 points from Arron Afflalo. Carmelo Anthony contributed 7 assists, while Carmelo Anthony cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Detroit got 19 points from Will Bynum in a losing cause and another 15 points from Ben Gordon. Tracy McGrady contributed 8 assists for the Pistons, while Ben Wallace had 10 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break leading 56-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
Detroit won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-37.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Miami.