The Pelicans defeated the Nuggets, 120-112 tonight in Denver. Jrue Holiday led all scorers with 29 points (10-23 FG) to go with 5 assists and 3 steals, while Julius Randle added 28 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists in the game. Nikola Jokic (9 rebounds, 7 assists) and Jamal Murray led the Nuggets with 20 points apiece, while Paul Millsap added 16 points and 7 rebounds in the losing effort. The Pelicans won the battle down low, outscoring the Nuggets 62-52 in the paint in the game. With the win, the Pelicans improve to 29-36 on the season while the Nuggets fall to 42-20.
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