Recap - Nuggets Defeat Houston 105-95
The Nuggets grabbed a 105-95 win over the Rockets on Wednesday, behind a 21-point effort from Ty Lawson at Toyota Center.
Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 218.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Denver got 20 points from Wilson Chandler and another 18 points from Danilo Gallinari. Ty Lawson contributed 7 assists, while Kenneth Faried cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Houston got 23 points from James Harden in a losing cause and another 15 points from Carlos Delfino. James Harden contributed 7 assists for the Rockets, while Omer Asik had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Denver were victorious, as the score was 46-44 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 41 boards, while Houston only had 38.
Next game, Denver takes its act home to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face New Orleans.