The Nuggets outscored the Lakers 33-3 on fast-break points and beat L.A. 119-108

Nuggets ran the Lakers out of Pepsi Center

Wilson Chandler scored 23 points in place of an injured Danilo Gallinari, and Ty Lawson added 22 in the Denver Nuggets' 119-108 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night.
   Gallinari, the Nuggets' leading scorer, sat out with a bruised left thigh. He wasn't needed as the Nuggets won their ninth straight game at home, snapped the Lakers' four-game winning streak and took the season series from their long-time nemesis 3-1.
   The Lakers, who were shut out on the offensive glass in the first half, wanted to slow down the Nuggets but Denver outscored Los Angeles 33-3 in fast-break points.
  Jevale McGee had 4 blocked shots, Kenneth Faried scored 12 points with 10 rebounds, and Andre Iguodala scored 14 pounts with 12 assists. 
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