Nuggets started second quarter hot with a 16 to 0 run, then even extend to 10 points. But the Spurs current MVP seems no one can stop him, Derrick White attacking the lane without hesitation, spark the run.
With the second half, on third quarter Demar DeRozan time comes, and he scored 19 of Spurs 27 points. He continued to attack and missed 1 of his eight attempts. Spurs with a lot of energy coming out of the game, building 9 points advantage in first 12 minutes with Rudy Gay had 7 off the bench.
Looks like the Nuggets bench was going to beat Spurs defense in second quarter until the Spurs made their own run. Derrick White made a career night with career high 36 points defending Jamal Murray limited to 5 points the Nuggets hero. Spurs had Nuggets numbers this series, wll three games had a double digit lead.
DeRozan had 25 points 4 boards, 5 assists and three steals, LaMarcus Aldridge doing his damage mostly on the paint 18 points and 11 boards.They are now 2 1 and game 4 scheduled Saturday at 5:30ET.