Final

Regular Season Series (Game 1 of 1)

Series starts 10/12

Game 1: Friday, October 12th
Nuggets97Final
Spurs91

Nuggets 97

(2-0, 0-0 away)

Spurs 91

(2-1, 2-1 home)

    8:30 PM ET, October 12, 2012

    AT&T Center, San Antonio, TX

    1 2 3 4 T
    DEN 19 26 24 2897
    SA 22 23 21 2591

    Top Performers

    Denver: D. Gallinari 19 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    San Antonio: T. Duncan 21 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    Nuggets 97, Spurs 91

    Associated Press

    SAN ANTONIO -- Corey Brewer scored 24 points and the Denver Nuggets beat the San Antonio Spurs 97-91 Friday night in the preseason opener for both teams.

    Danilo Gallinari added 19 points, Andre Iguodala had 11 and JaVale McGee scored 10.

    Tim Duncan went 8 for 11 from the field in leading the Spurs with 21 points in 25 minutes at the AT&T Center. Gary Neal added 19 points and Stephen Jackson 13.

    Tied at 45 after the first half, the Nuggets went on a 10-0 run in the opening minutes of the third quarter to capture a 57-47 lead. McGee had a pair of one-handed dunks and blocked a layup attempt by Boris Diaw in the run.

    The Spurs emptied their bench with 4 minutes left in the third quarter.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DEN
    SA
    Points 97 91
    FGM-FGA 36-82 (.439) 33-78 (.423)
    3PM-3PA 6-17 (.353) 6-25 (.240)
    FTM-FTA 19-32 (.594) 19-25 (.760)
    Rebounds (Offensive-Total) 15-48 11-39
    Assists 16 22
    Turnovers 24 22
    Steals 12 13
    Blocks 3 9
    Fast Break Points 31 16
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (2/0) 25 (2/0)

    Top Performers

    Denver
    San Antonio
    Danilo Gallinari Gallinari
    Points: 19
    Reb: 6
    Ast: 3
    Stl: 1
    Blk: 0
    Tim Duncan Duncan
    Points: 21
    Reb: 8
    Ast: 2
    Stl: 2
    Blk: 2