The Nuggets finally play a decent game and suffer a routine, acceptable loss to the Boston Celtics. It’s the same result, but a massive improvement compared to what we saw over the past week.
The 76ers are tanking and playing their fourth game in five nights, but had no problem dismantling the hapless Nuggets tonight. For the Denver Nuggets, it was just another day — a third consecutive blowout loss and perhaps the most demoralizing of them all. Sam Hinkie, the architect of the current 76ers, has drawn the […]
Here is a game-by-game breakdown/projection for every Denver Nuggets game in February. The biggest wildcard in the upcoming month is without a doubt what kind of moves the Denver Nuggets front office decides to make leading up to the February 20th trade deadline. With so much uncertainty there, I plan on projecting the games based […]
The streak is over. The Nuggets continued a series of solid efforts and were finally able to finish a game for a 93-85 win in New Orleans. Denver was unusually solid defensively, holding the Pelicans to just 40.9% eFG. The Nuggets racked up 30 assists and smashed the Pelicans in bench scoring 30-16. All of […]
Judgment Day is fast approaching for the Denver Nuggets. As we enter the second half of the NBA season, the dominoes have begun to fall and we’re now less than a month away from the February 20th trade deadline. It’s a near certainty that the roster we’re looking at today will look nothing like the one that […]
The Denver Nuggets drop their fourth straight game, losing 109-99 to the defending champion Spurs. San Antonio Spurs 109 FinalRecap | Box Score 99 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, PF 37 MIN | 9-17 FG | 8-12 FT | 14 REB | 1 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 26 PTS […]
Denver’s nonexistent defense drowns them in loss to Timberwolves Minnesota Timberwolves 113 Final Recap | Box Score 105 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, PF 31 MIN | 3-5 FG | 0-0 FT | 8 REB | 1 AST | 3 STL | 1 BLK | 2 TO | 6 PTS | -7 +/- Games like tonight […]
The Nuggets were able to take advantage of the altitude and a short-handed Dallas team playing in their second game of a back-to-back. This game ended up being closer than it should have been, and even though there were a couple momentary lapses on defense and offense, it was still a highly entertaining game. The […]
It sounds odd doesn’t it? After all, the entire object of the game of basketball is to score more points than the opposing team. And scoring more points invariably means you won the game, which by definition should be the most productive thing that could possibly occur. Right? On its surface that sounds right, but […]
Much of the talk around the Denver Nuggets over the last few days has been deciding whether the trade of Timofey Mozgov is a white flag. Has the front office started a full rebuild or not? Judging by their performance Friday night against the Kings it’s hard to tell. They’re certainly too talented to keep […]
A huge second half surge propels the Nuggets to a 118-108 win in Sacramento. The Nuggets have won two in a row on the road and four straight overall.
It has been a long time coming. Rumors about the Cleveland Cavaliers’ interest in acquiring Timofey Mozgov began surfacing as early as this summer, and have rarely died down since. Initially, the Denver Nuggets’ stance was firm, resisting the urge to move Mozgov, as they steadfastly viewed him as a piece they could build around […]
When I was 20 years old, I was trying to figure out who I was, and what I wanted for my future. I had recently dropped out of college, or more accurately, I had been asked as politely as possible to leave. I was forced to find full time employment, and for the first time […]
Outstanding games from Ty Lawson, Arron Afflalo and especially Jusuf Nurkic, who will no longer be our little secret after tonight. The Memphis Grizzlies looked tired and uninspired the night after a battle with the Lakers in Los Angeles and only Marc Gasol made any sort of impact at all, leading to a dominating 114-85 victory […]
Happy New Year! Here’s to moving on from a tumultuous 2014 and hoping for a more cheerful 2015 for the Denver Nuggets!
There was a point in Tuesday night’s loss to the Los Angeles Lakers that I wondered out loud, i.e. on Twitter, whether Brian Shaw would make it through this weekend as head coach of the Denver Nuggets. It was a statement that received a variety of responses, most of which consisted of a resounding belief that […]
It’s another home loss for the Nuggets as Kobe Bryant’s triple-double lifts the Lakers to a 111-103 victory at Pepsi Center. Nurkic had a career night, but the Nuggets’ starters were embarrassed as the Lakers shot well over 50% the entire night. Denver falls to 13-19 and 9-8 at home.
In a season that has had no shortage of frustration, injuries and inconsistencies, this is a post to give Nuggets Nation a reason to look forward to 2015 and beyond.
The Nuggets snap a two-game skid with a home win over the Timberwolves. Minnesota Timberwolves 102 FinalRecap | Box Score 106 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, PF 30 MIN | 11-15 FG | 4-5 FT | 25 REB | 3 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 4 TO | 26 PTS | +20If not […]