The Spurs were without their three stars -- Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker -- who stayed home rather than make the first stop on the team's three-game trip. They will join the team in Atlanta for a game Thursday.
Randy Foye and J.J.Hickson each added 15 points for the Nuggets, who play Tuesday night in Oklahoma City.
The fans got their first glimpse of new coach Brian Shaw as he takes over after George Karl was fired.
Guerschon Yabusele worked out for the Celtics earlier but said he didn't get any inclination that the team was going to snag him so early.
Myron Medcalf and Amin Elhassan discuss the Kings selection of Malachi Richardson with the 22nd overall pick.
Myron Medcalf and Amin Elhassan discuss the Hawks selection of DeAndre Bembry with the 21st overall pick.