Despite playing better than expected the Nuggets predictably lost to the Spurs by a score of 109-98. Denver’s poor shooting reared it’s ugly ahead again and the Spurs never let up long enough to let the Nuggets get in the game. Emmanuel Mudiay turned in a very shaky performance and the Hickson-Faried pairing again showed signs […]
Taking the pulse of the Nuggets throughout the season With the first 10% of the season in the books, the Nuggets are off to a surprisingly decent 4-4 start. Here are a few things to notice from the first 8 games:
The Nuggets snapped a two-game skid with a solid win in Los Angeles, keeping the Lakers winless and moving to 2-2 on the season. Emmanuel Mudiay recorded his first career double-double while Kenneth Faried led the way with a monster 28-point, 15-rebound performance. Grades after the jump.
About midway through the second quarter of tonight’s preseason game in Oakland, the defending champs were rolling. Things looked bleak for the visiting Nuggets, who had already let the Warriors score 53 points with six minutes left in the half. Time and time again, we’ve seen the Nuggets lose their grip in these kinds of […]
Denver-based NBA writer Matt Moore is doing some of the best Nuggets analysis anywhere, and today he’s brought us two excellent Nuggets features at CBSSports.com. First up is The Vet: Jameer Nelson and the ever-evolving role of an NBA leader. Moore and Jameer give us a detailed look at the process of becoming a veteran in […]
According to Shams Charania of RealGm the Nuggets have reached an agreement in principle with free agent point guard Jameer Nelson on a three year deal. With ESPN’S Marc Stein reporting the deal is for $13.5 Million. Nelson who came over in the midseason trade of Nate Robinson had been identified as one of the Nuggets […]
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 […]
Tonight’s game against the Magic was just that: magical. There was magic happening in all corners at Amway Center this evening. The act of disappearing was in full effect as balls that looked to be in people’s hands suddenly were found in the laps of those in the front row. Also illusion was extremely prevalent, […]