Denver, CO (Sports Network) - Andre Iguodala made the game-winning layup with
2.8 seconds remaining and Corey Brewer blocked Anthony Morrow's potential
game-winning trey to lift the Denver Nuggets to a 95-94 win over the Dallas
Mavericks on Thursday.
Brewer also scored 23 points while Andre Miller had 22 points and seven
assists for the Nuggets, who are on a three-game winning streak. Kenneth
Faried had 12 points, 19 rebounds and four blocks in the victory.
With the win, the Nuggets are now three games behind the Thunder for second
place in the Western Conference standings and improved their home record to an
Brandan Wright had a team-high 16 points for the Mavericks, who have lost
three of their last four games. Dirk Nowitzki and Chris Kaman scored 13 points
apiece in the setback.
The Mavericks are now three games behind the Lakers for the eighth spot in the
Western Conference with seven games left on the schedule.
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