Faried helps Nuggets down Bucks
Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Kenneth Faried poured in a season-high 26 points to lead the Denver Nuggets to a 101-90 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday.
J.J. Hickson and Randy Foye both posted double-doubles. Hickson scored 14 points to go with 10 rebounds and Foye had 12 points and 10 assists for the Nuggets, who snapped a five-game slide.
Wilson Chandler chipped in with 15 points and Timofey Mozgov added 14 points and nine boards in the win.
Caron Butler led six Milwaukee players in double figures with 17 points and Ersan Ilyasova added 14 points and 11 rebounds. Nate Wolters and John Henson chipped with 12 points apiece while Giannis Antetokounmpo and O.J. Mayo each finished with 11 points.
02/20 22:39:16 ET