Orlando 105, Denver 108

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 9:00 PM
Location - Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado
Officials - #33 Sean Corbin, #41 Ken Mauer, #44 Eli Roe
Attendance - 15084

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Orlando 30 25 22 28 105
Denver 22 31 17 38 108

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Orlando 12-23 7-12 5-11 L10
Denver 21-16 12-2 9-14 W3

Recap


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.

Top Game Performances

Orlando   Denver
Jameer Nelson 20 Scoring Kenneth Faried 19
Jameer Nelson 8 Assists Ty Lawson 8
Nikola Vucevic 14 Rebounds Kenneth Faried 19
Arron Afflalo 3 Free Throws Made Kenneth Faried 5
DeQuan Jones 1 Steals Kenneth Faried 2
Kyle O'Quinn 2 Blocks Kenneth Faried 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Orlando 105 47.3 8-24 9-10 23 43 11 5 11
Denver 108 43.6 4-12 22-36 24 48 6 6 10

Upcoming Games

  • Denver will play their next game at home against Cleveland. The Nuggets have a W/L % of .550 after a win and .588 after a loss.
  • Orlando will play their next game on the road against L.A. Clippers . The Magic have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .261 after a loss.