November 12, 2010 Leave a comment
THE FACTS: Carmelo Anthony had 32 points and 13 rebounds and the Denver Nuggets rallied in the fourth quarter to hand the Los Angeles Lakers their first loss of the season, 118-112.
QUOTABLE: “When we went small our speed beat their size.”
— Nuggets coach George Karl
THE STAT: Backup point guard Ty Lawson scored 11 of his 17 points early in the fourth to spark a 16-0 Denver run and give his team a six-point lead.
TURNING POINT: Tied at 105, J.R. Smith hit a 3-pointer to spark an 11-0 Nuggets run to give them the lead for good. Read more of this post