Memphis vs Denver Wrap - Denver Wins 111-108
Denver earned a 111-108 victory over Memphis on Friday, getting 18 points from Ty Lawson at Pepsi Center.
The Nuggets earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 4.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 192.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Denver got 16 points from Kenneth Faried and another 16 points from Timofey Mozgov. Ty Lawson contributed 12 assists, while Randy Foye cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
The Grizzlies got a 25-point performance from Zach Randolph, who was supported by 23 points from Mike Conley. Mike Conley had 8 assists in a losing cause for Memphis, while Zach Randolph grabbed 13 rebounds.
Denver led at halftime, 58-48.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 41 boards, while Memphis only had 35.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Memphis, they head on the road to face Detroit.