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Faried's 17 points lead Nuggets past Magic, 120-94

  • Associated Press
  • January 11, 2014 - 10:35 PM

DENVER — Kenneth Faried had 17 points and nine rebounds, Randy Foye and Evan Fournier scored 18 points apiece, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Orlando Magic 120-94 Saturday night.

Quincy Miller had 16 points and 11 rebounds — both career highs — for Denver, which has won five straight after losing eight in a row. Seven Nuggets scored at least 13 points, including J.J. Hickson, who had 13 points and 10 rebounds.

Denver has scored at more than 120 points three times in the five-game winning streak.

Tobias Harris had 22 points and nine rebounds and Glen Davis scored 20 points for the Magic, who have dropped seven straight.

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