5-on-5: Trade deadline

Well everyone, it’s that time of year. Late February. And you know exactly what that means. It means the NBA trade deadline is approaching; therefore, all our wildest dream scenarios about acquiring LeBron James for pennies on the dollar are on the brink of coming to fruition. OK, so maybe that’s not exactly correct. Maybe […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 108 – Toronto Raptors 109

Denver Nuggets 108 Final Recap | Box Score 109 Toronto Raptors Corey Brewer, SF 28 MIN | 3-11 FG | 2-2 FT | 0 REB | 1 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 3 TO | 9 PTS | -10  Brewer did what he normally does as far as energy goes despite being […]

Rapid Reaction: Boston Celtics 118, Denver Nuggets 114, 3 OT

Denver Nuggets 114 FinalRecap | Box Score 118 Boston Celtics Danilo Gallinari, SF 49 MIN | 7-20 FG | 2-3 FT | 10 REB | 3 AST | 3 STL | 2 BLK | 4 TO | 18 PTS | -12 Gallo’s shot was off for the majority of the game, and poor shot selection […]

Nuggets player trends over the first three months

The Denver Nuggets got off to a fairly rough start at the beginning of the season. Sure, they had one of the most brutal opening schedules of any team in the league, but the problems appeared to run deeper than that. Players like Ty Lawson and Danilo Gallinari, who Denver was counting on to provide […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 128, Chicago Bulls 96

Chicago Bulls 96 Final Recap | Box Score 128 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 30 MIN | 4-9 FG | 6-6 FT | 3 REB | 1 AST | 1 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 15 PTS | +26 Gallo had a more tentative game than he’s recently experienced but he still […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 112, Milwaukee Bucks 104

Milwaukee Bucks 104 Final Recap | Box Score 112 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 36 MIN | 7-14 FG | 5-7 FT | 6 REB | 0 AST | 0 STL | 2 BLK | 3 TO | 22 PTS | +14 Gallo’s night was highlighted by an incredible, off-balance trick shot that was the […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 113, New Orleans Hornets 98

New Orleans Hornets 98 FinalRecap | Box Score 113 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 37 MIN | 8-18 FG | 0-0 FT | 7 REB | 5 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 18 PTS | +24 For the last month, Gallo has been playing with a high level of […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 118, Houston Rockets 110

Houston Rockets 110 Final Recap | Box Score 118 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 34 MIN | 10-17 FG | 3-6 FT | 5 REB | 2 AST | 0 STL | 4 BLK | 3 TO | 27 PTS | +8 This was one of Gallo’s best games on the season. He was efficient […]

Instant Reaction: Nuggets 102-Pacers 101

Sorry for the delay in the post. The site was having some problems last night and this morning so I am just now able to get on and post it. We are working on fixing the issues with the site.     Indiana Pacers 101 Final Recap | Box Score 102 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, […]

Inside the Problem: A Breakdown of the Nuggets Turnovers

As anyone who has followed the Nuggets this seasons knows, a couple things have plagued the team all season; inconsistency, a lack of perimeter shooting, and turnovers. I decided to look further into that turnover issue to see why the Nuggets continued to turn the ball over at such an alarming pace, 14.8 per game good for fifth worst […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 121, Sacramento Kings 93

Sacramento Kings 93 FinalRecap | Box Score 121 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 26 MIN | 3-7 FG | 6-6 FT | 3 REB | 3 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 14 PTS | +32 This was a quiet but efficient game for Gallinari. He didn’t shoot particularly well, […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 105, Houston Rockets 95

Denver Nuggets 105 Final Recap | Box Score 95 Houston Rockets Danilo Gallinari, SF 36 MIN | 6-13 FG | 3-4 FT | 6 REB | 3 AST | 0 STL | 3 BLK | 0 TO | 18 PTS | +4 Gallinari might be the quietest 17 points-per-game scorer in the NBA. It seems […]

The Two Point Guard System – By the Numbers

In February of 2003 the Milwaukee Bucks acquired Gary Payton from the Seattle Supersonics in exchange for Ray Allen at the trade deadline.  That trade has sent a ripple effect through time that has ultimately caused much consternation amongst Nuggets fans.  It reunited Payton with his former coach in Seattle George Karl.  The thing is, […]

Rapid Reaction: Washington Wizards 112, Denver Nuggets 108

  Washington Wizards 112 Final Recap | Box Score 108 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 34 MIN | 5-16 FG | 5-5 FT | 1 REB | 0 AST | 2 STL | 1 BLK | 2 TO | 16 PTS | +10Gallo had a pretty solid first half, despite his jumper not falling. Got […]

Rapid Reaction: Oklahoma City Thunder 117, Denver Nuggets 97

Denver Nuggets 97 Final Recap | Box Score 117 Oklahoma City Thunder Danilo Gallinari, SF 26 MIN | 3-10 FG | 4-5 FT | 1 REB | 0 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 11 PTS | -21 Gallo had trouble defending Durant and that was all she wrote. His […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 115, Portland Trailblazers 111

Portland Trail Blazers 111 Final Recap | Box Score 115 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 42 MIN | 8-14 FG | 6-8 FT | 4 REB | 2 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 2 TO | 25 PTS | -1 What I loved most about this game was how efficiently Gallo scored. […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 116 – Golden State Warriors 105

Golden State Warriors 105 FinalRecap | Box Score 116 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 35 MIN | 7-12 FG | 4-6 FT | 8 REB | 6 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 21 PTS | +17Gallo had a very effective night, helping in almost every aspect of the game […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 112- Los Angeles Lakers 105

Denver Nuggets 112 Final Recap | Box Score 105 Los Angeles Lakers Danilo Gallinari, SF 32 MIN | 6-20 FG | 5-6 FT | 6 REB | 2 AST | 20 PTS | +1 Gallo had a strange game for sure. He didn’t shoot well from the field, but he hit the big shot and […]

Rapid Reaction: Minnesota Timberwolves 101, Denver Nuggets 97

Minnesota Timberwolves 101 Final Recap | Box Score 97 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 28 MIN | 4-11 FG | 1-2 FT | 3 REB | 1 AST | 12 PTS | -2 The Nuggets are a team full of inconsistencies, but Gallo might be the most inconsistent of them all. As I’ve said before, […]