2008-09 Game 43: Denver Nuggets 118 – Sacramento Kings 99

Box Score | Highlights Tell me you weren’t freaked out when the Kings were up 34-24 early in the second quarter.  Denver was coming off of a very frustrating loss the day before and they looked flat and disinterested.  I kept thinking to myself that they could not let Houston beat them twice.  I wish […]

2008-09 Game 43: Denver Nuggets vs Sacramento Kings Game Thread

After six straight games against playoff caliber teams Denver gets to face a team that will definitely not be in the playoffs.  However, do not be fooled.  Teams like Oklahoma City, Minnesota and Sacramento are really showing some spunk and Denver cannot afford to come into tonight’s matchup against the Kings with the expectation that […]

2008-09 Game 42: Denver Nuggets 113 – Houston Rockets 115

Box Score | Highlights Things in my home that nearly met their demise over the last couple of minutes of the game between the Denver Nuggets and Houston Rockets: My shoe that I spiked on the floor The wall my shoe hit The light that my shoe almost hit after it bounced off the wall […]

2008-09 Game 41: Denver Nuggets 88 Orlando Magic 106

Box Score | Highlights There were a lot of people who were discounting Orlando earlier in the season because they believed the Magic’s incredible record was based solely on an easy early schedule.  There is no way you can make that case anymore.  Having watched most of their victory in Los Angeles Friday and their […]

2008-09 Game 40: Denver Nuggets 119 – Phoenix Suns 113 OT

Box Score | Highlights For me the Denver Nuggets’ victory last night against the Phoenix Suns made the entire homestand.  The Loss to the Pistons still irks me like a tiny pointy rock in my shoe, but I honestly went into the game against the Suns expecting a loss.  It was not only the fact […]

Offday Offerings – Rainy Day for J.R. Smith

January 13, 2009 is not going to go down as one of J.R. Smith’s favorite days.  He had a hearing scheduled in New Jersey yesterday for a traffic accident.  We wondered if that would interfere with his availability to play in last night’s game against the Mavericks.  Yesterday afternoon word broke that he did not […]

2008-09 Game 39: Denver Nuggets 99 – Dallas Mavericks 97

Box Score | Highlights You can talk all you want about ugly wins, but it almost makes me sick that the Nuggets were rewarded in the win column for tonight’s performance. Before I start railing on them though I have to give a tip of my cap to Chris “Birdman” Andersen and Dahntay Jones.  In […]

2008-09 Game 39: Denver Nuggets vs Dallas Mavericks Game Thread

The Nuggets home stand carries on as the Dallas Mavericks come to the Pepsi Center for the second time this season.  The Nuggets are 2-0 against the Mavs for the first time since the 1995-96 season.  They have not won the first three games of the season series against the Mavs since the 1993-1994 season. […]