Nuggets lose tournament opener to Hawks

The Nuggets quest for the (summer league) championship ended Thursday night in an 82-73 loss to the Atlanta Hawks. The same two teams played in Denver’s summer league opener last Friday, which the Nuggets won going away. The Hawks turned the tables in tonight’s rematch with some key defensive adjustments on Mudiay and just more […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 104 Atlanta Hawks 108

Denver Nuggets 104 Final Recap | Box Score 108 Atlanta Hawks Danilo Gallinari, SF 34 MIN | 3-10 FG | 10-10 FT | 5 REB | 4 AST | 16 PTS | +1 Loved the hustle and energy, but fact the fact he can no longer shoot straight is starting to limit his impact on […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 118 Atlanta Hawks 117 (OT)

Atlanta Hawks 117 Final Recap | Box Score 118 Denver Nuggets Kenneth Faried, F 25 MIN | 3-6 FG | 2-4 FT | 9 REB | 1 AST | 8 PTS | -10 His numbers were solid and the foul trouble was kept at a minimum. However, you got a dstinct sense Faried was trying […]

2010-11 Game 68: Denver Nuggets 102, Atlanta Hawks 87

It’s hard to understand (or even grasp the concept for that matter) what heaven must be like. Undoubtedly arriving in such a palatial and euphoric location would be blissful on the highest level. And though we can’t exactly embrace that feeling until we get there, we can certainly estimate as to how it might be. […]

2010-2011 Game 61: Denver Nuggets 100 Atlanta Hawks 90

Box Score | Highlights With the exception of a lethargic fourth quarter against the Blazers, the Nuggets are immediately showing promise in an area we’ve seen them struggle for years – closing games. In tonight’s ten point victory over Atlanta, the Nuggets willed themselves forward with key runs to close out quarters and stifle the […]

2008-09 Game 58: Denver Nuggets 110 – Atlanta Hawks 109

Box Score | Highlights I cannot decide if I should feel good about this win or not.  Honestly I do not want to feel good about it because of the way Denver played the first and fourth quarters.  The Nuggets certainly showed more activity on defense than they did against Boston, but there were still […]

2008-09 Game 58: Denver Nuggets vs Atlanta Hawks Game Thread

It is still February and the Denver Nuggets are playing the Atlanta Hawks at home.  Seems like just another monotonous regular season game?  Not so.  This is a must win game.  A loss tonight means the Nuggets will finish this three game home stand with a five game losing streak (yes, I have written off […]