Los Angeles Falls 111-99 to Nuggets - Recap

Los Angeles Falls 111-99 to Nuggets - Recap

The Nuggets got 23 points from Timofey Mozgov as Denver ran past Los Angeles 111-99 on Wednesday at Pepsi Center.

Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 9.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 208.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Kenneth Faried had 21 points for Denver and Ty Lawson chipped in with 19 points. Ty Lawson had 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.

Los Angeles got 25 points from Pau Gasol in a losing cause and another 18 points from Jordan Hill. Steve Blake contributed 11 assists for the Lakers, while Jordan Hill had 15 rebounds.

Denver led at halftime, 60-54.

Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 58-51.

Denver heads into a battle against the Timberwolves. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Memphis.