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DerMarr Johnson scored 17 points, and Marcus Camby had 18 points, 22 rebounds and 7 blocked shots for Denver.

The Nuggets played without Kenyon Martin, who rested his tender left knee.

Minnesota

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 24035-8114-186-30222091Szczerbiak 26:347-132-20-15320Garnett 39:058-153-41-93319Olowokandi 12:241-50-00-1002Hassell 30:183-112-21-3328Jaric 24:013-60-00-0527Hudson 19:243-83-30-02010Madsen 20:120-10-00-5040McCants 18:435-94-42-21014Dupree 14:333-50-22-6136Griffin 12:040-20-00-2010Frahm 9:331-20-00-0213Carter 13:091-40-10-1012

Percentages: FG .432, FT .778. Three-Point Goals: 7-15, .467 (Szczerbiak 4-5, Frahm 1-2, Jaric 1-2, Hudson 1-4, Griffin 0-1, McCants 0-1). Blocked Shots: 4 (Garnett, Hudson, Griffin, McCants). Turnovers: 10 (Garnett 3, Jaric 2, Hudson, Olowokandi, Hassell, Carter, Griffin). Steals: 9 (Garnett 3, Hassell 3, Szczerbiak, Hudson, McCants). Technical Fouls: Defensive Three Second, 2:17 first; Defensive Three Second, 10:46 second; McCants, 6:24 fourth; McCants, 4:40 fourth. Ejected: McCants, 4:40 fourth.

Denver

MinFGFTO-TAPFPts.Totals 24039-8117-2615-542521102Anthony 35:037-189-113-65523Elson 12:410-00-00-3040Camby 40:297-134-54-223218Johnson 32:337-120-00-45017Miller 33:135-122-42-56212Najera 24:542-70-22-6124Buckner 24:373-60-03-4046Lenard 10:462-40-00-2126Boykins 24:436-92-41-24016Kleiza 0:490-00-00-0000Hodge 0:120-00-00-0000

Percentages: FG .481, FT .654. Three-Point Goals: 7-12, .583 (Johnson 3-5, Lenard 2-2, Boykins 2-3, Anthony 0-1, Buckner 0-1). Blocked Shots: 12 (Camby 7, Elson 2, Johnson 2, Najera). Turnovers: 20 (Anthony 5, Elson 4, Camby 3, Miller 3, Boykins 2, Buckner, Johnson, Najera). Steals: 6 (Miller 2, Camby, Anthony, Buckner, Johnson). Technical Fouls: Miller, 4:09 third.

A: 16,545 (19,099). T: 2:14.