The Denver Nuggets flexed their home court muscles in the first half against the Toronto Raptors, going into the locker room with a 54-32 halftime lead. The bulk of that lead comes from the first quarter, where the Nuggets rolled over a sluggish Raptors team to the tune of 26-12. The Nuggets were led in the half by Danilo Gallinari and Rudy Fernandez, who both dropped in 13 points, with Fernandez making three shots from downtown.
The Raptors were disastrous in the half, shooting 30% from the field as a team. The Nuggets meanwhile ripped the nets to the tune of 55% shooting from the field and 45% from three. Denver also got to the line 13 times, making 11 of those shots.
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