Denver Nuggets Team Report – November 18
=== Denver Nuggets Team Report – November 18 ===
(Sports Network) – Carmelo Anthony poured in a team-high 30 points and
Kenyon Martin scored 24 points with a season-high 16 rebounds, leading the
Denver Nuggets over the Toronto Raptors, 112-106, on Wednesday at the Pepsi
Anthony finished 16-of-16 from the line — a Pepsi Center record — while
Andre Miller chipped in with 14 points, seven boards and seven assists.
DerMarr Johnson contributed 12 points and Earl Boykins netted 11 off the bench
in the win, the second in the games for Denver.
Prior to the game, Anthony had marijuana charges dropped by the city district
attorney. Anthony, who was cited in October for possession before boarding a
team flight, stated that the substance was left there in his bag by a friend.
Anthony has scored 20 or more points in four straight games. He has averaged
28 points in that span.
The Nuggets are off until Friday when they host the struggling Chicago Bulls.
Last season, Denver swept the two contests between the clubs.