Recap - Warriors Defeat Denver 89-81
|Recap - Warriors Defeat Denver 89-81|
David Lee scored 28 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Golden State over Denver, 89-81, on Monday at Pepsi Center.
The Warriors were a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 208.5.
Golden State got 14 points from Stephen Curry and another 13 points from Klay Thompson. Stephen Curry contributed 7 assists, while Andrew Bogut cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Denver got 16 points from Ty Lawson in a losing cause and another 14 points from Timofey Mozgov. Andre Miller contributed 8 assists for the Nuggets, while Timofey Mozgov had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Golden State were victorious, as the score was 47-43 at the break.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-42.
Golden State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Clippers. The Nuggets will aim to get back on the winning track at New Orleans.