Denver Defeats Houston 123-116 - Recap
The Rockets were burned for 30 points by Randy Foye on Wednesday as the Nuggets picked up a 123-116 win at Pepsi Center.
Denver was an underdog by 1.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 222.5.
Denver got 23 points from Kenneth Faried and another 22 points from Timofey Mozgov. Randy Foye contributed 15 assists, while Kenneth Faried cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Houston got 18 points from Jeremy Lin in a losing cause and another 16 points from Chandler Parsons. Jeremy Lin contributed 6 assists for the Rockets, while Omer Asik had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 68-58 at the break.
Houston had a 47-44 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Golden State looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Minnesota.