2008-09 Game 61: Denver Nuggets at Detroit Pistons Game Thread

The Denver Nuggets have had a difficult time winning games in a couple of places around the NBA.  In recent seasons they broke a long jinx in Sacramento.  Last month the Nuggets stopped a long losing streak in Orlando.  With that victory against the Magic the Palace in Auburn Hills now fills the role as […]

Carmelo Anthony, Allen Iverson Likely to Miss Rematch

Don’t look now, but tomorrow’s matchup between the Detroit Pistons and Denver Nuggets might be lacking some star quality. Allen Iverson is likely to miss the game due to back problems and now Benjamin Hochman is reporting that Carmelo Anthony is probably going to be in Denver.  Unfortunately, the game is in Detroit.  The reason […]

2008-09 Game 60: Denver Nuggets 94 – Indiana Pacers 100

Box Score | Highlights You always wonder what a vagrant does with the quarter or dollar you give him.  Will he use it for food or for some green tea or will he use it for booze and mind altering substances?  Imagine a starving panhandler getting $50 bucks, but instead of buying food he spends […]

2008-09 Game 60: Denver Nuggets at Indiana Pacers Game Thread

The Denver Nuggets raised their intensity level against the Los Angeles Lakers.  Tonight’s game brings a different type of challenge.  Can they play with focus against a lesser team?  The Indiana Pacers are playing without their two best players as both Danny Granger and Mike Dunleavy, Jr. are out for the season.  Even without their […]

Film Room: Defending the Lakers

The Denver Nuggets proved for at least one night they can lock down even the best offensive team in the league.  More than one person I have spoken with over the previous couple of days has claimed that the Nuggets played the best defense they had even seen them play, and these were not young […]