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Phoenix Suns vs Denver Nuggets Recap - Nuggets Win 127-120

Nikola Jokic scored 29 points and added 14 rebounds for a double-double, leading Denver over Phoenix, 127-120, on Thursday at Pepsi Center.

The match was decisive in favor of Denver, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 232.0.

Danilo Gallinari had 25 points for Denver and Will Barton chipped in with 16 points. Jameer Nelson had 9 assists for the Nuggets, while Nikola Jokic was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.

Phoenix got 28 points from Eric Bledsoe in a losing cause and another 24 points from Devin Booker. Devin Booker contributed 6 assists for the Suns, while T.J. Warren had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Phoenix were victorious, as the score was 61-57 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 46 boards, while Phoenix only had 28