Robinson went 6-14 (1-6 from three-point range) and 7-8 from the free throw line. Other top performers for Denver were Jordan Hamilton with 13 points and 5 rebounds, and J.J. Hickson with 12 points and 10 rebounds. Despite the loss, Tony Wroten put up 20 points for Philadelphia on 10-20 shooting. Spencer Hawes contributed 14 points and 8 rebounds, Thaddeus Young finished with 14 points and 7 rebounds, and Hollis Thompson put up 10 points and 9 rebounds.
In a showdown of statistical strengths, the offense of Denver won the turnover battle against the defense of Philadelphia that forces the league's second-most errors (opponents' TO% of 21.0%). The Nuggets ended this contest with a TO% of 11.8%, and make the fifth-fewest mistakes in the league this year (TO% of 13.9%).
Philadelphia (7-14) has now lost back-to-back games after falling to Charlotte on Friday.
Coming up, the Nuggets take on the Washington Wizards, who are 9-10 on the season. The 76ers match up against the Los Angeles Clippers, currently sitting at 13-8 this year.
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