The Nuggets showed a much better effort after last night’s debacle in Charlotte. The Brooklyn Nets proved to be too much however as the Nuggets go into the Christmas break with consecutive losses. Denver Nuggets 96 Final Recap | Box Score 102 Brooklyn Nets Kenneth Faried, PF 32 MIN | 8-11 FG | 4-5 FT […]
Unfortunately no recap tonight, but it also wasn’t much of a game. The Nuggets trailed wire-to-wire in a 28-point loss in Charlotte. Ty Lawson was the only starter in double figures for the second game in a row, and he broke a streak of 20 consecutive games with at least 9 assists, finishing with just […]
Neither team shot straight in one of the uglier games of the season. After 48 minutes the Nuggets held Indiana to 30.7% shooting and hang on for a 76-73 win. Denver moves to 12-15 and 8-6 at home.
From an amazing first half, to a ridiculously dreary 3rd quarter, followed by a crazy, technical laden 4th quarter, the Nuggets pulled out a very entertaining win. The Nuggets were able to pull together in the 4th quarter to make up for their offense’s inefficiency in the 3rd quarter, which made the difference at the end of the […]
The Nuggets snapped a four game skid with a blowout victory over the Miami Heat. Playing their fourth game in six nights, the Heat stalled out in the second half against an energized Nuggets team. Denver moves to 10-12 on the season and 6-4 at home.
The Nuggets played hard for four quarters, they played good basketball for one half and they completely ran out of gas for five minutes in overtime. Had Brian Shaw allowed his bench to play more and gotten his team up out of the gate, we’re likely talking about a Nuggets win as opposed to a […]
The Denver Nuggets lost to the Atlanta Hawks today by virtue of, surprise surprise, an atrocious first half. Trailing 36-57 after 24 minutes, they never got closer than seven points in the second half, and the Hawks seemed in control the whole time.
So, I guess that happened? What that is exactly I’m not sure but apparently the Nuggets got whooped. Unfortunately none of our writers were able to catch the game so we’re relying on you, our loyal readers, to recap this one. Remember to play nice and to take things into context. This is one game. […]
In what ended up becoming one of the more exciting games this season the Nuggets took the Blazers down to the wire yet fell short in the end. Lawson had a standout performance as did Wilson Chandler. Unfortunately, neither outperformed LaMarcus Aldridge and the Blazers as whole. Portland Trail Blazers 105 Final Recap | Box […]
Nuggets get a stressful win in Utah tonight. Denver Nuggets 103 Final Recap | Box Score 101 Utah Jazz Kenneth Faried, PF 29 MIN | 4-9 FG | 3-4 FT | 5 REB | 2 AST | 0 STL | 1 BLK | 1 TO | 11 PTS | +1Great hustle and energy on […]
That’s what I like to call a vintage Pepsi Center win, wherein the Nuggets hit their stride with an early run then ride their depth to a blowout victory. Led by Arron Afflalo’s 22 points, the Nuggets beat Phoenix 122-97 for their fourth straight home win.
After a promising start, the Nuggets came out flat in the third quarter and played catch-up the rest of the way. Gerald Green dominated, the Nuggets were roughed up on the interior and ultimately ran out of gas.
The Denver Nuggets won their fifth straight game against the Bulls on Tuesday. Ty Lawson broke Kirk Hinrich’s ankles on an assist (yes, you heard that correctly) and Danilo Gallinari made a ridiculous shot that should have counted even though it didn’t (confusing, I know). Finally the Nuggets are actually fun to watch again. More […]
The Nuggets won their fourth straight in ugly fashion, downing the Lakers 101-94 in overtime. Grades for the players and coach are below.
The Denver Nuggets are on a winning streak as they best the Thunder of Oklahoma City for a 107-100 win. Grades and commentary are posted below.
Just a few hours after ESPN posts an article about why the Nuggets are so terrible, they respond with a convincing win over the Eastern favorite Cleveland Cavaliers. Maybe Shaw used that as motivation in the pregame? Denver Nuggets 106 Final Recap | Box Score 97 Cleveland Cavaliers Kenneth Faried, PF 22 MIN | 4-6 […]
The Nuggets beat the Pacers in blowout fashion for their first win in over 2 weeks. Denver is now 1-0 on a 3 game road swing that will take them to New York and Cleveland next.
Following in Charlie’s footsteps from a few nights back when he decided to forgo player grades, I too refuse to grade anybody’s performance this game as it’s not seeing the forest for the trees, so to speak. Doing a traditional recap at this point is nothing but persnickety. Instead I will write something I was […]
Note: I’m switching to more of a free-form recap format as the general nature of the game and the team at large demand it. Individual grades and analysis of the micro problems fly in the face of the overwhelming macro issues currently plaguing the team. We’ll return to to the rapid reaction format next time.