Ty Lawson scored 18 points to lead seven Denver 95, on Wednesday.

Timofey Mozgov had 14 points, Kenneth Faried and Al Harrington each netted 13, Arron Afflalo dropped in 12 and Corey Brewer and Jordan Hamilton contributed 11 apiece for the Nuggets, who snapped a two-game slide.

Jamal Crawford scored a game-high 21 points and LaMarcus Aldridge added 20 points to go with nine rebounds for Portland, which lost for the third time in five games.