Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 99 Los Angeles Lakers 84

Los Angeles Lakers 84 Final Recap | Box Score 99 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, F 36 MIN | 6-16 FG | 0-0 FT | 15 REB | 2 AST | 12 PTS | +5 What Faried has managed to accomplish as a rookie is incredible. He couldn’t sniff garbage minutes at the beginning of the […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 100 Los Angeles Lakers 104

A very disappointing night for the Denver Nuggets. The boys in blue played much better, but it still was not enough as another second half rally fell short.

Rapid Reaction: Los Angeles Lakers 103, Denver Nuggets 88

Denver Nuggets 88 FinalRecap | Box Score 103 Los Angeles Lakers Kenneth Faried, F 28 MIN | 4-8 FG | 2-3 FT | 8 REB | 0 AST | 10 PTS | -7 In the first playoff game of his career Faried played decent. The problem is, decent won’t necessarily cut it this time of […]

5-on-5: Lakers preview

In Roundball Mining Company’s latest edition of our 5-on-5 series we discuss what’s on everyone’s mind: Lakers vs. Nuggets. In addition to our normal trio of contributors (Jeremy, Charlie and I), we’ve asked Brain Kamenetzky of ESPN’s Land O’Lakers blog and Roundball reader Logan Wright to chip in with their take on the series as […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 106 Oklahoma City Thunder 101

Denver Nuggets 106 Final Recap | Box Score 101 Oklahoma City Thunder Kenneth Faried, F 28 MIN | 6-9 FG | 1-7 FT | 10 REB | 2 AST | 13 PTS | 0 Outside of some really poor free throw shooting, Faried was the player of the game. He made game-saving play after game-saving […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 118 Phoenix Suns 107

Denver Nuggets 118 Final Recap | Box Score 107 Phoenix Suns Kenneth Faried, F 27 MIN | 9-13 FG | 0-0 FT | 13 REB | 2 AST | 18 PTS | +22 There’s not much to explain here. Faried dominated the game and yet he only played 26 minutes! Offensively, he continues to get […]

Rapid Reaction: Los Angeles Clippers 104, Denver Nuggets 98

Los Angeles Clippers 104 Final Recap | Box Score 98 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, F 25 MIN | 4-6 FG | 4-7 FT | 6 REB | 0 AST | 12 PTS | -10 We all love to praise Faried. For a rookie taken 22nd in the 2011 NBA Draft, he’s been impressive. But it’s […]

Recent Realizations About the Denver Nuggets

Since a disappointing loss in New Orleans that left many fans fearing the Denver Nuggets would be sitting at home when the playoffs began the Nuggets have won five of seven games and solidified their position as a playoff team.  The biggest of those five victories came in Houston at the expense of a desperate […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 105 Houston Rockets 102

Denver Nuggets 105 Final Recap | Box Score 102 Houston Rockets Kenneth Faried, F 22 MIN | 2-5 FG | 0-0 FT | 4 REB | 1 AST | 4 PTS | 0 Even in a pretty forgettable overall performance, Faried still produced four or five of the most memorable highlight plays of the night. […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 101, Houston Rockets 86

Houston Rockets 86 FinalRecap | Box Score 101 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, F 29 MIN | 2-4 FG | 6-7 FT | 11 REB | 1 AST | 10 PTS | +5 Where there’s energy, there’s Kenneth Faried. Though he started out slow, like always, Faried heated up with the action. It’s almost as if […]

Rapid Reaction: Los Angeles Lakers 103, Denver Nuggets 97

Denver Nuggets 97 FinalRecap | Box Score 103 Los Angeles Lakers Kenneth Faried, F 19 MIN | 3-6 FG | 1-2 FT | 7 REB | 1 AST | 7 PTS | -12 Faried struggled defending Gasol early on but was still effective in nearly all other aspects of the game. He saw only a […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 123 Golden State Warriors 84

Golden State Warriors 84 Final Recap | Box Score 123 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, F 24 MIN | 12-18 FG | 3-3 FT | 17 REB | 1 AST | 27 PTS | +33 Complete and utter domination. Faried set new career highs in points, rebounds, field goals made, and field goals attempted in just […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 97 Golden State Warriors 112

Denver Nuggets 97 Final Recap | Box Score 112 Golden State Warriors Kenneth Faried, F 21 MIN | 0-2 FG | 1-4 FT | 4 REB | 2 AST | 1 PTS | -11 I’m still trying to figure out why Faried didn’t see any meaningful time past the start of the game. He’s suffered […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 105, Phoenix Suns 99

Phoenix Suns 99 Final Recap | Box Score 105 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, F 29 MIN | 4-10 FG | 4-7 FT | 8 REB | 1 AST | 12 PTS | +4Faried didn’t wow anybody with his stat line, but as always, his energy was infectious. Even on the sidelines Faried was jumping up […]

Rapid Reaction: New Orleans Hornets 94, Denver Nuggets 92

Denver Nuggets 92 Final Recap | Box Score 94 New Orleans Hornets Corey Brewer, SF 25 MIN | 0-7 FG | 0-0 FT | 1 REB | 0 AST | 0 PTS | -18 As those who frequent this site know, we’re not prone to handing out Fs on the regular. You have to be […]