Nuggets Fall 118-114 Against Boston - Game Recap
Paul Pierce scored 27 points and chipped in with 14 rebounds for Boston on Sunday, leading the Celtics to a 118-114 victory over Denver at TD Garden.
Boston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 206.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 26 points from Jason Terry and another 20 points from Kevin Garnett. Paul Pierce contributed 14 assists, while Kevin Garnett cleaned the glass with 18 rebounds.
Denver got 29 points from Ty Lawson in a losing cause and another 18 points from Danilo Gallinari. Ty Lawson contributed 9 assists for the Nuggets, while JaVale McGee had 16 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Boston were victorious, as the score was 50-46 at the break.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 65-51.
Boston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bobcats. The Nuggets will aim to get back on the winning track at Toronto.