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Game Story

With key players returning from injury and still rounding into form, the Denver Nuggets leaned on Kenneth Faried. Faried had 22 points and 17 rebounds and the Nuggets opened the season with an 89-79 victory over Detroit, spoiling Stan Van Gundy's first game at the Pistons' coach on Wednesday night. ...

Detroit

PLAYERS
Players Min FG 3pt FT +/- Off Def Reb Ast TO Stl Blk BA PF Pts
Josh SmithF 35:50 9-22 0-3 7-11 -13 1 4 5 3 2 1 2 0 5 25
Kyle SinglerF 29:53 3-7 2-4 0-0 -10 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 4 8
Andre DrummondC 27:03 5-10 0-0 1-4 +3 3 6 9 1 1 2 1 0 6 11
Kentavious Caldwell-PopeG 35:39 3-19 1-8 0-0 -4 2 5 7 3 1 0 1 3 1 7
Brandon JenningsG 19:48 2-4 0-0 0-0 -7 0 4 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 4
D.J. Augustin 28:12 5-10 2-6 3-4 -3 0 6 6 3 3 0 0 0 2 15
Caron Butler 22:48 0-5 0-3 0-0 -3 1 5 6 1 1 1 0 0 2 0
Joel Anthony 20:57 1-1 0-0 0-0 -13 1 4 5 0 2 0 1 0 3 2
Jonas Jerebko 12:10 3-5 1-2 0-0 +3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 7
Spencer Dinwiddie 7:40 0-1 0-0 0-0 -3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
Luigi Datome DNP - Coach's Decision
Tony Mitchell DNP - Coach's Decision
Greg Monroe DNP - Nba Suspension
Cartier Martin DNP - Inactive
Jodie Meeks DNP - Inactive
Totals 31-84 6-26 11-19 8 37 45 15 15 4 5 4 27 79
Percentages 36.9% 23.1% 57.9% Team Rebounds: 14

Denver

PLAYERS
Players Min FG 3pt FT +/- Off Def Reb Ast TO Stl Blk BA PF Pts
Kenneth FariedF 27:41 8-12 0-0 6-8 +4 7 10 17 4 3 0 0 1 4 22
Danilo GallinariF 18:18 1-8 1-5 4-4 +5 0 3 3 2 1 1 1 0 1 7
Timofey MozgovC 25:27 5-11 0-2 3-5 +9 4 7 11 0 2 0 2 0 3 13
Arron AfflaloG 39:49 6-16 2-5 1-3 +19 1 3 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 15
Ty LawsonG 33:03 1-7 0-3 1-2 +10 0 0 0 5 2 0 0 1 2 3
Wilson Chandler 23:42 1-6 1-4 4-4 -1 0 3 3 1 2 2 0 0 1 7
Darrell Arthur 16:23 1-7 0-1 0-0 +3 1 3 4 3 1 0 0 0 2 2
Randy Foye 15:29 2-6 1-2 2-2 +0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 7
Jusuf Nurkic 12:58 2-4 0-0 1-2 +1 1 6 7 0 1 0 0 0 3 5
Alonzo Gee 12:00 1-2 1-1 0-0 +8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 3
JaVale McGee 9:03 1-2 0-0 0-0 +0 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 2
Nate Robinson 6:07 1-4 0-1 1-1 -8 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
J.J. Hickson DNP - Coach's Decision
Erick Green DNP - Inactive
Gary Harris DNP - Inactive
Totals 30-85 6-24 23-31 14 37 51 17 15 7 4 5 21 89
Percentages 35.3% 25.0% 74.2% Team Rebounds: 14
Game Details
Game Time: 2:20
Officials: Zach Zarba, Courtney Kirkland, Tre Maddox
Attendance: 17,136