Balanced Scoring Leads Nuggets Past Jazz

Seven different Denver Nuggets scored in double figures in a 113-96 win over the Utah Jazz at Pepsi Center. Danilo Gallinari led the offense with 21 points. Kenneth Faried added 19 points, and rookie Evan Fournier chipped in 18 off the bench. The Nuggets broke open a close game with an 8-0 run to start the third quarter and led by as many as 21 points en route to their 51st win of the season. The Nuggets host the Dallas Mavericks tonight. Tipoff is at 8 PM.