DENVER, April 3 (UPI) -- Carmelo Anthony
pumped in 24 points and Nene added 18 Saturday as the Denver Nuggets downed the Los Angeles Clippers 98-90.
Nene grabbed seven rebounds while Chauncey Billups and Johan Petro each contributed 14 points as the Nuggets won their second straight game.
With the win, they pulled into a first-place tie with idle Utah in the Northwest Division.
Eric Gordon led the Clippers with 23 points while Chris Kaman ended with 14 points and 11 rebounds.
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