The Indiana Pacers opened the game up with a 6-0 run over the Denver Nuggets and took a 27-25 at the end of the first quarter on a Darren Collison three-pointer. Collison scored 13 points, grabbed two boards and assisted on two scoring plays. Nene led the Nuggets with nine points and three rebounds but Carmelo Anthony had only two points on 1-of-6 shooting.
Nuggets Vs. Pacers: Darren Collison Scores 13 In First Quarter As Pacers Lead, 27-25
By Russ Oates