Denver vs Oklahoma City Wrap - Oklahoma City Wins 117-96
Denver was run off the court by the Thunder on Monday as Oklahoma City blasted the Nuggets 117-96 at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Oklahoma City won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 11-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 216.5.
Kevin Durant had 27 points for Oklahoma City and Caron Butler chipped in with 23 points. Reggie Jackson had 11 assists for the Thunder, while Serge Ibaka was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Denver got 25 points from Ty Lawson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Quincy Miller. Ty Lawson contributed 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried had 11 rebounds.
Oklahoma City led at halftime, 72-58.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-40.
Oklahoma City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Mavericks. The Nuggets will aim to get back on the winning track at San Antonio.