Nuggets 108, Magic 105: Kenneth Faried recorded 19 points and 19 rebounds while Ty Lawson had 19 points and eight assists as host Denver handed Orlando its 10th consecutive loss.
Andre Miller scored 18 points, Corey Brewer added 16 and Danilo Gallinari chipped in 15 and eight boards for the Nuggets, who have won 10 of 11 at home.
Jameer Nelson had 20 points and eight assists, J.J. Redick scored 17 points and Nikola Vucevic registered his fifth straight double-double with 10 and 14 rebounds for the Magic, who have lost nine of their last 10 trips to Denver.
The teams went back and forth early until Orlando went on a 10-0 run to take a 23-14 lead with 4:43 left in the opening quarter. Denver battled back to move ahead midway through the second as Brewer scored eight points during a 10-2 burst, but the Magic entered the break with a 55-53 advantage.
Orlando pushed the lead to seven after three quarters and was ahead by as many as nine in the fourth before the Nuggets used an 8-0 spurt to move ahead 95-94 with 4:16 remaining. Lawson snapped a 99-99 tie with a three-point play with 1:27 to go and Gallinari converted a dunk with 51.7 seconds left to seal the win.
GAME NOTEBOOK: Nelson scored 10 points in both the second and fourth quarters while going a combined 0-for-6 in the first and third periods. ... Both teams had six players score in double figures. The Magic fell to 8-7 when five or more players reach double digits. ... Orlando has not won since defeating Washington on Dec. 19 in a game in which Glen Davis suffered a should injury that still has him sidelined.