Brooklyn vs Denver Recap - Nets Win 112-89
|Brooklyn vs Denver Recap - Nets Win 112-89|
Brooklyn cruised to victory on Thursday, running Denver out of the gym and running up a 112-89 score at Pepsi Center.
Brooklyn was a favorite by 2 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 202.5.
Paul Pierce had 18 points for Brooklyn and Joe Johnson chipped in with 10 points. Shaun Livingston had 8 assists for the Nets, while Andray Blatche was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
The Nuggets got a 15-point performance from Randy Foye, who was supported by 14 points from Kenneth Faried. Evan Fournier had 5 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while Timofey Mozgov grabbed 8 rebounds.
Brooklyn led at halftime, 59-36.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-43.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Denver, they head on the road to face Portland.