After Tuesday night’s 93-87 win in Denver, LeBron James now has 6,475 career assists. That’s a remarkable number for someone who doesn’t play the point guard position and it’s mind numbing to think he can only push that number further as his career continues to its latter stages. But for all the “he makes his […]
The defending Eastern Conference champion Cleveland Cavaliers made their only appearance of the 2015-2016 season at Pepsi Center Tuesday night, handing Denver its third-straight loss. Fittingly, they wore all black, probably a sign of mourning as this was the last time in 2015 the Nuggets could underwhelm their home crowd. The 93-87 setback puts the […]
The Nuggets rolled into Toronto on the second game of a back-to-back and snapped an 8-game skid with a 106-105 win. Defensively the Nuggets were solid, allowing Toronto just 46.7% eFG while getting just enough offense to squeeze out a win and halt the streak.
Over the past eight games it’s become clear the Denver Nuggets need to play a near perfect game to end their losing streak. They almost did it in Wednesday night’s game against the Chicago Bulls, hanging close for a full 48 minutes before sputtering out in the fourth quarter. Chicago won the game 99-90, handing […]
The Nuggets fall to 6-11 after the first of five straight road games. The third quarter proved to be the team’s downfall, scoring just 5 points in the frame. Denver outscored Dallas 76-67 in the other 36 minutes. But let’s try to add some perspective to how hard it is for five players to score […]
It was not long ago that a five game losing streak would have caused a major stir around the Denver Nuggets and their fans. What did it mean? How might it affect playoff positioning down the line? Today, those distant memories of home wins and playoff appearances keep getting further and further away. The Nuggets’ latest […]
The Nuggets will face off against the Suns tonight in a game of pace. The Suns lead the league in possessions per game. What are your thoughts on tonight’s matchup? Join us as we discuss tonight’s game live!
Last night at Pepsi Center, Ty Lawson suited up for the first time as a visitor and continued a trend of things going pretty lousy for him in the Mile High City. The Houston Rockets fell to 4-5 with the loss that saw their new point guard go scoreless with just seven assists. Early on […]
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First I’d like to start by introducing myself. I am new to the Roundball Mining staff and have been an avid Nuggets follower for well over a decade. My name is Rafael Torres, and I will attempt to keep you guys updated on the latest Nuggets news, information, buzz and of course I will be […]
Kenneth Faried had a beautiful tip in to lead the Nuggets to their second home win of the season.Gallinari had 25 points to lead the Nuggets and Faried finished with 19. Rookie guard Emmanuel Mudiay added 16 points and 11 assists for his second double-double. As the Denver Nuggets escaped with a 103-102 victory over […]
Denver looks to get a streak going as they take on The Milwaukee Bucks tonight at The Can. The Nuggets fresh off their first home win of the 2015-16 NBA season face off against a banged up Bucks team that many had high hopes for. But, so far have not been what many had predicted. The […]
Portland (4-3) who blew a 13-point lead and was outscored 41-11 in the fourth quarter of a 120-103 loss to Detroit on Sunday, face a Nuggets team struggling in the paint and adjusting to a new system.The Nuggets are 0-2 at home and have dropped four of their past five overall after falling 119-104 at Golden […]
The Nuggets will enter Oracle Arena on the back end of a back-to-back after hosting the Jazz on Thursday night. Denver has gone 2-1 on the road this season. But were crushed by the Jazz in a double digit loss were they were once again dominated in the paint. Former Warriors assistant coach Michael Malone and current Nuggets […]
The Nuggets face off against the Jazz tonight as they try to get above .500. Both teams are 2-2 and start a rookie in the backcourt. Nuggets rookie Emmanuel Mudiay had 12 and 10 for his first double-double in Tuesday’s 120-109 road win over the Los Angeles Lakers. The Jazz were one of the teams […]
LAL DEN W-L 0-3 1-2 Avg Points 106.0 92.0 Avg Points Allowed 115.7 99.0 Home Record 0-2 0-1 Road Record 0-1 1-1 Current Streak L3 L2 Last 10 0-3 1-2 Points Rebounds Assists DEN Gallinari 16.0 Faried 8.7 Mudiay 5.3 LAL Bryant 17.3 Randle 9.3 Huertas 3.0 Kobe has struggled and the Lakers aren’t what […]
So with the season underway I felt I’d go out on a limb and make 5 predictions for this upcoming season regarding the Denver Nuggets. Emmanuel Mudiay will win Rookie of the Year in a landslide. Looks there’s no one out there with the maturity this kid’s got. His court vision is insane and he […]
At long last, the dog days of summer are over and the 2015-16 NBA season is finally here. It’s a new beginning for the Denver Nuggets and Roundball Mining Company as well. Our readership, and our community of Nuggets fans has always been the driving force behind why we cover the team. We love to talk […]
As the Denver Nuggets set to open their 2015-16 season, many seem to be comfortable with what to expect with the team. An 82-game showcase of quality youth, solid performances from the veterans, and maybe some potential to be a League Pass favorite among NBA junkies. Just don’t hold out hope for many wins. The […]