Thunder Vs. Nuggets Score: Kenyon Martin Pushes Denver To Early Advantage After One

While looking to avoid a sweep, Denver is off to a fast start leading Oklahoma City by a score of 26-20 after one. Kenyon Martin scored nine points in the first quarter to lead the Nuggets who shot a sizzling 52%. Aaron Afflalo added six points for Denver. 

Oklahoma City has had a tougher time offensively in the early going as they hit just 33% of their field goal attempts in the opening period. Kevin Durant scored eight points while Russell Westbrook tossed in seven. The Thunder have been able to stay close thanks to going 6-10 from the free throw line in the first. Conversely the Nuggets are just 3-4 from the line thus far. 

Be sure to check out our Thunder vs. Nuggets hub for full series coverage. For more on the Thunder, visit Welcome To Loud City. For more on the Nuggets, visit Denver Stiffs and SB Nation Denver.    

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