Even though the Denver Nuggets and New York Knicks got off to a slow start, the Nuggets came away with a quick run to take a 9-2 lead in just a few minutes.
After that, Julius Randle also scored a run in the very next minute.
The first seven minutes of the game came around the mark, giving the Nuggets an explosion of energy with a score of 7.
Both offenses went cold for a few minutes after that run.
Then the Knicks began to claw their way back to take a 25-22 lead.
The second unit tied it up before Denver gave the Knicks another five-point run.
Jamal Murray and Bones were in an arms race against the Knicks to start the second quarter.
The Knicks continued to score on the other end.