Denver vs Miami Recap - Nuggets Win 111-107
|Denver vs Miami Recap - Nuggets Win 111-107|
The Nuggets got a 24-point performance from Kenneth Faried, who added 10 rebounds as Denver ran past Miami 111-107 on Friday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Denver won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 10.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 215.5.
Darrell Arthur had 18 points for Denver and Evan Fournier chipped in with 14 points. Ty Lawson had 9 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Miami got 22 points from Ray Allen in a losing cause and another 21 points from LeBron James. Mario Chalmers contributed 6 assists for the Heat, while Chris Bosh had 8 rebounds.
Denver led at halftime, 58-53.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-35.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Atlanta looking for another win. For Miami, they head home to face Houston.