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 […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 104 Orlando Magic 101

Denver Nuggets 104 Final Recap | Box Score 101 Orlando Magic Corey Brewer, SF 32 MIN | 3-9 FG | 1-2 FT | 2 REB | 2 AST | 8 PTS | 0 I find Brewer’s night tough to evaluate, but he did follow up one of his best games of the season with another […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 99, Charlotte Bobcats 88

Denver Nuggets 99 Final Recap | Box Score 88 Charlotte Bobcats Wilson Chandler, SF 19 MIN | 3-5 FG | 0-0 FT | 3 REB | 0 AST | 6 PTS | -6 Chandler continues to go MIA. While he plays good defense, he’s non-existent on offense. Chandler is without question one of the more […]

Rapid Reaction: Toronto Raptors 105, Denver Nuggets 96

Denver Nuggets 96 Final Recap | Box Score 105 Toronto Raptors Wilson Chandler, SF 33 MIN | 5-14 FG | 2-2 FT | 8 REB | 1 AST | 13 PTS | -8 When is Chandler going to step up? The Nuggets re-signed him to be a impact player, not a role player. He seems […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 108 Chicago Bulls 91

Denver Nuggets 108 Final Recap | Box Score 91 Chicago Bulls Wilson Chandler, SF 35 MIN | 3-10 FG | 1-1 FT | 7 REB | 4 AST | 7 PTS | +19 Offensively, he was bad. Chandler made only three of his ten attempts and nearly all of them were incredibly difficult or ill […]

Rapid Reaction: Minnesota Timberwolves 117, Denver Nuggets 100

Denver Nuggets 100 Final Recap | Box Score 117 Minnesota Timberwolves Wilson Chandler, SF 33 MIN | 5-10 FG | 2-2 FT | 6 REB | 5 AST | 12 PTS | +4 Chandler cut down on the “difficult shots” he tends to fall in love with and got to the rack hastily. He also […]

Rapid Reaction: Utah Jazz 121, Denver Nuggets 102

Denver Nuggets 102 Final Recap | Box Score 121 Utah Jazz Wilson Chandler, SF 27 MIN | 5-11 FG | 3-4 FT | 3 REB | 2 AST | 13 PTS | -23 Chandler takes a lot of difficult shots and makes a decent amount. But he needs to work on scoring in the flow […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 116, Detroit Pistons 115

Detroit Pistons 115 Final Recap | Box Score 116 Denver Nuggets Wilson Chandler, SF 33 MIN | 4-11 FG | 2-2 FT | 10 REB | 3 AST | 11 PTS | 0 Chandler hit the glass well and made a few nice plays throughout the game, but took his fair share of ill-advised shots. […]

Nuggets Lacking Passers

The Denver Nuggets possess one of the more efficient offenses in the NBA (currently fifth in the league in offensive efficiency).  It is an equal opportunity offense that requires players who can create scoring opportunities for their teammates.  The bad news is they are running low on players who are good passers.

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 95 Dallas Mavericks 112

Dallas Mavericks 112 FinalRecap | Box Score 95 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, F 25 MIN | 3-7 FG | 3-4 FT | 5 REB | 1 AST | 9 PTS | -17 Quite simply it was Faried’s worst defensive performance yet. Faried has been great defending the post but looked lost against a player of […]

George Karl’s 240 Minute Dilemma

Ty Lawson, Arron Afflalo, Danilo Gallinari, Kenneth Faried, Timofey Mozgov, Andre Miller, Corey Brewer, Rudy Fernandez, Wilson Chandler, Al Harrington, JaVale McGee, Kosta Koufos, Chris Andersen.  Those players average a combined 268 minutes per game.  In case you were wondering there are only 240 minutes in a regulation NBA game and that 268 figure is […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 98 Boston Celtics 91

Boston Celtics 91 Final Recap | Box Score 98 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, F 24 MIN | 5-5 FG | 8-8 FT | 16 REB | 1 AST | 18 PTS | +9 By halftime, Faried had 11 rebounds while the entire dead-legged Celtics team had 12. He turned in a career night in only […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 90 Oklahoma City Thunder 103

Oklahoma City Thunder 103 Final Recap | Box Score 90 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, F 20 MIN | 3-8 FG | 2-2 FT | 9 REB | 2 AST | 8 PTS | -7 There wasn’t much to write home about in a game like this, but Faried was clearly a bright spot. Great energy, […]