Denver vs Utah Recap - Nuggets Win 113-96
|Denver vs Utah Recap - Nuggets Win 113-96|
The Nuggets grabbed a 113-96 win over the Jazz on Wednesday, behind a 21-point effort from Danilo Gallinari at EnergySolutions Arena.
Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 205.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Denver got 19 points from Kenneth Faried and another 18 points from Evan Fournier. Andre Iguodala contributed 6 assists, while Kosta Koufos cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Utah got 18 points from Gordon Hayward in a losing cause and another 16 points from Al Jefferson. Mo Williams contributed 7 assists for the Jazz, while Al Jefferson had 9 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break leading 56-51 before taking care of business in the second half.
Denver had a 42-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Denver takes its act home to face Dallas looking for another win. For Utah, they head home to face New Orleans.