Recap - Nuggets Defeat Golden State 106-89
The Nuggets got a 39-point performance from Carmelo Anthony as Denver handed Golden State a 106-89 defeat on Monday at Oracle Arena.
Bettors who backed the Nuggets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 220.5.
Denver got 19 points from Al Harrington and another 15 points from Arron Afflalo. Carmelo Anthony contributed 5 assists, while Carmelo Anthony cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Golden State got 20 points from Monta Ellis in a losing cause and another 17 points from Stephen Curry. Stephen Curry contributed 5 assists for the Warriors, while Dan Gadzuric had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Golden State were victorious, as the score was 52-51 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 47 boards, while Golden State only had 38.
Next game, Denver takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Golden State, they head on the road to face Houston.