The Denver Nuggets lead the LA Clippers 53-47 after two quarters at the Pepsi Center. The Nuggets took a 12 point lead into the second quarter, but the Clippers were able to close the gap behind hot shooting from three-point land.
Forward Al Harrington has 10 points off the bench for the Nuggets. Point guard Ty Lawson has nine points and six assists on 4-of-6 shooting at the half. Center Kosta Foufos has eight points, and rookie forward Kenneth Faried has seven points for Denver.
Chris Paul has just eight points and five assists for the Clippers at the half on 3-of-7 shooting. Caron Butler has nine points for LA, while Blake Griffin has eight points and three rebounds. The Clippers made 7-of-10 three-pointers in the first half.