Nuggets Down Golden State 100-99 - Match Report
Denver got 23 points and 29 rebounds from Timofey Mozgov en route to a 100-99 victory over Golden State on Thursday at Oracle Arena.
Bettors who backed the Nuggets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 12.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 215.5.
Randy Foye had 20 points for Denver and Kenneth Faried chipped in with 18 points. Aaron Brooks had 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Timofey Mozgov was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 29 boards.
Golden State got 24 points from Stephen Curry in a losing cause and another 21 points from Klay Thompson. Stephen Curry contributed 6 assists for the Warriors, while Andrew Bogut had 8 rebounds.
The Nuggets hit the break trailing 53-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 63 boards, while Golden State only had 38.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jazz. The Warriors will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.