Nuggets 93, 76ers 83
Chauncey Billups and Denver ruined Allen Iverson’s
Billups scored 31 points and Carmelo Anthony had 14 to help the
Nuggets spoil Iverson’s return to Philadelphia with a 93-83 win
over the 76ers on Monday night.
The Nuggets went on a 22-3 run over the third and fourth
quarters to rally for their fourth straight win.
Iverson’s rousing return did little to mask the fact that the
Sixers are a lousy team. They’ve lost 10 straight, and only one-win
New Jersey has a worse record in the Eastern Conference.
Iverson received a standing ovation when he left in the fourth
quarter. He scored 11 points on 4-for-11 shooting and had six
Iverson bowed and kissed the logo at midcourt when he was
introduced as the sellout crowd of 20,664 roared.