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Nuggets 114, Jazz 105
Game 1: Wednesday at Pepsi Center
Denver outscores the Jazz 32-25 in the fourth quarter to pull away.
Carmelo Anthony led all scorers with 30 points, while Nuggets rookie Ty Lawson scored 17 off the bench in his first NBA game.
Jazz power forward Carlos Boozer struggles, going 3-for-14 from the field with 7 of his 12 points coming after the game was already decided.
Clippers at Jazz
Friday, 7 p.m.