Denver vs Brooklyn Wrap - Denver Wins 111-87
|Denver vs Brooklyn Wrap - Denver Wins 111-87|
Denver cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Brooklyn out of the gym and running up a 111-87 score at Barclays Center.
Denver won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 203.5.
Denver got 17 points from Timofey Mozgov and another 15 points from Kenneth Faried. Andre Miller contributed 7 assists, while Timofey Mozgov cleaned the glass with 20 rebounds.
Brooklyn got 22 points from Joe Johnson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Andray Blatche. Shaun Livingston contributed 4 assists for the Nets, while Kevin Garnett had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 58-50 at the break.
Denver had a 56-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Brooklyn, they head home to face New York.