2008-09 Game 46: Denver Nuggets 81 – New Orleans Hornets 94

Box Score | Highlights Wow, am I embarrassed to be a Nuggets fan after that big turd they dumped on the city of New Orleans in the fourth quarter.  I cannot communicate how frustrated I am at that performance without using words that I do my best not to utilize.  I guess the best way […]

2008-09 Game 46: Denver Nuggets at New Orleans Hornets Game Thread

Hey look everyone my ESPN colleague John Hollinger agreed to put together the game preview for today.  OK, Hollinger has no idea who I am, but you should check out his Per Diem article for today to get all the key elements of tonight’s matchup between the Denver Nuggets and New Orleans Hornets. Hollinger is very […]

2008-09 Game 45: Denver Nuggets at Memphis Grizzlies Game Thread

The Memphis Grizzlies are in the midst of a league worst nine game losing streak.  Even the Washington Wizards only have a three game losing streak.  They will have their third head coach in their last four games as Johnny Davis filled in for two games while newly hired head coach Lionel Hollins could psyche […]

More Thoughts from the Thrashing of the Jazz

Additional Game 44 Nuggets   J.R. Smith set the tone for the game right off the bat as he attacked the rim over and over.  Both in transition and off of a diagonal screen and roll where J.R. would receive the ball well beyond the three point line on the left side and get a […]

2008-09 Game 44: Denver Nuggets vs Utah Jazz Game Thread

Once again the Denver Nuggets and Utah Jazz face off with both teams missing an all-star.  Carmelo Anthony will miss his eighth straight game for the Nuggets and Carlos Boozer will miss his 32nd straight game for the Jazz. Paul Millsap has put up huge numbers in Boozer’s absence putting up over 18 points and […]

2008-09 Game 43: Denver Nuggets 118 – Sacramento Kings 99

Box Score | Highlights Tell me you weren’t freaked out when the Kings were up 34-24 early in the second quarter.  Denver was coming off of a very frustrating loss the day before and they looked flat and disinterested.  I kept thinking to myself that they could not let Houston beat them twice.  I wish […]

2008-09 Game 42: Denver Nuggets 113 – Houston Rockets 115

Box Score | Highlights Things in my home that nearly met their demise over the last couple of minutes of the game between the Denver Nuggets and Houston Rockets: My shoe that I spiked on the floor The wall my shoe hit The light that my shoe almost hit after it bounced off the wall […]

2008-09 Game 39: Denver Nuggets 99 – Dallas Mavericks 97

Box Score | Highlights You can talk all you want about ugly wins, but it almost makes me sick that the Nuggets were rewarded in the win column for tonight’s performance. Before I start railing on them though I have to give a tip of my cap to Chris “Birdman” Andersen and Dahntay Jones.  In […]

2008-09 Game 35: Denver Nuggets 105 – New Orleans Hornets 100

Box Score | Highlights In the game preview I requested the Denver Nuggets observe December 15, 2008 night while the fans at the Pepsi Center observed 80’s night.  Well, I got what I wanted, for about 30 minutes.  Unfortunately NBA games last 48. If you ignore the flow of the game and just look at […]