Nuggets vs Bucks Final: 101-90 - Recap
|Nuggets vs Bucks Final: 101-90 - Recap|
Denver got 26 points from Kenneth Faried en route to a 101-90 victory over Milwaukee on Thursday at Bradley Center.
The Nuggets were a 5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 203.5.
Denver got 15 points from Wilson Chandler and another 14 points from J.J. Hickson. Randy Foye contributed 10 assists, while J.J. Hickson cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Milwaukee got 17 points from Caron Butler in a losing cause and another 14 points from Ersan Ilyasova. Nate Wolters contributed 5 assists for the Bucks, while Ersan Ilyasova had 11 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break leading 50-42 before taking care of business in the second half.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-36.
Denver heads into a battle against the Bulls. Milwaukee, meanwhile, will have their next action against Indiana.