Billups, Nuggets shut down 76ers

Chauncey Billups went for 31 points, eight rebounds, and eight assists to lead the Denver Nuggets past the Philadelphia 76ers 93-83 on Monday night.

Denver covered as 6.5-point road favorites, while the game played UNDER the 217-point total set by sportsbooks.

Carmelo Anthony dropped 14 points for the Nuggets, who got 12 points and six boards off the bench from Ty Lawson in the win.

Andre Iguodala poured in 31 points for Philadelphia, while Allen Iverson had 11 points and six assists in his return to the 76ers.