Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 106, Dallas Mavericks 85

Denver Nuggets 106 Final Recap | Box Score 85 Dallas Mavericks Danilo Gallinari, SF 34 MIN | 14-23 FG | 4-4 FT | 8 REB | 3 AST | 39 PTS | +31 Gallo set a new career high in points and it was no surprise why. His shot from deep was falling all night […]

Rapid Reaction: Los Angeles Clippers 112, Denver Nuggets 100

Denver Nuggets 100 Final Recap | Box Score 112 Los Angeles Clippers Danilo Gallinari, SF 24 MIN | 1-10 FG | 5-5 FT | 3 REB | 4 AST | 7 PTS | +3 Gallo has been about as inconsistent as you can be to start the season. In seven of the last 10 games […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 93 Portland Trail Blazers 101

Denver Nuggets 93 Final Recap | Box Score 101 Portland Trail Blazers Danilo Gallinari, SF 27 MIN | 1-10 FG | 4-4 FT | 5 REB | 0 AST | 6 PTS | -9 I wish I could say it’s surprising, but it’s not. Gallo was due for another one of his duds and he […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 112, San Antonio Spurs 106

San Antonio Spurs 106 Final Recap | Box Score 112 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 35 MIN | 9-21 FG | 7-8 FT | 9 REB | 2 AST | 28 PTS | +10 This was by far Gallo’s best game of the year. Efficiency — throw it out the window. Points — I don’t […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 122, Sacramento Kings 97

Denver Nuggets 122 Final Recap | Box Score 97 Sacramento Kings Danilo Gallinari, SF 26 MIN | 6-9 FG | 5-5 FT | 3 REB | 4 AST | 18 PTS | +19 Gallo’s aggression to start the game really set the tone for what ended up being one of the better wins of the […]

Rapid Reaction: Minnesota Timberwolves 108, Denver Nuggets 105

Denver Nuggets 105 Final Recap | Box Score 108 Minnesota Timberwolves Danilo Gallinari, SF 35 MIN | 9-13 FG | 2-2 FT | 4 REB | 1 AST | 24 PTS | +7 Gallo quietly had a really good game. He made a lot of shots from deep, but this also happened to be the […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 101, Detroit Pistons 94

Denver Nuggets 101 Final Recap | Box Score 94 Detroit Pistons Danilo Gallinari, SF 30 MIN | 3-13 FG | 2-2 FT | 2 REB | 2 AST | 9 PTS | +4 Gallo didn’t have a strong shooting night but came through with several big shots when the Nuggets needed them most. It’s crucial […]

2012-13 Game 21: Denver Nuggets 106 – New York Knickerbockers 112

The Denver Nuggets faced old friend Carmelo Anthony tonight in New York and Carmelo proved to be too much as Denver’s bid to be the first team to deliver the Knicks with their first home loss of the 2012-13 season ended in another disappointment. It has been a while since I wrote up an old […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 92 Indiana Pacers 89

Denver Nuggets 92 Final Recap | Box Score 89 Indiana Pacers Danilo Gallinari, SF 35 MIN | 2-10 FG | 4-5 FT | 7 REB | 8 AST | 9 PTS | +3 The shooting still isn’t there, but Gallo didn’t let it affect his aggressiveness everywhere else. He was solid on the boards from […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 113, Toronto Raptors 110

Toronto Raptors 110 Final Recap | Box Score 113 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 33 MIN | 4-10 FG | 3-4 FT | 8 REB | 3 AST | 13 PTS | -3 Gallo didn’t turn in a crazy stat line but he had a nice game overall. He’s no longer taking one questionable shot […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 103 Los Angeles Lakers 122

Denver Nuggets 103 Final Recap | Box Score 122 Los Angeles Lakers Danilo Gallinari, SF 31 MIN | 6-13 FG | 3-3 FT | 3 REB | 3 AST | 19 PTS | -2 Gallo finally hit some threes and it was nice to see him come out determined to assert himself against the Lakers. […]

Game preview: Nuggets at Lakers Q&A

The Nuggets have started their 3-game road trip with frustrating losses to Utah and Golden State in which they failed to close out games they had led by 15 or more points. The final leg of the trip doesn’t get any easier as they wind it up in Los Angeles to meet the Lakers for […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 103 Utah Jazz 105

Denver Nuggets 103 Final Recap | Box Score 105 Utah Jazz Danilo Gallinari, SF 28 MIN | 4-10 FG | 2-3 FT | 3 REB | 3 AST | 12 PTS | -10 He’s apparently under the weather and still did plenty of great things on offense until the utter collapse in the second half. […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 102, New Orleans Hornets 84

New Orleans Hornets 84 FinalRecap | Box Score 102 Denver Nuggets Danilo Gallinari, SF 26 MIN | 3-9 FG | 2-2 FT | 4 REB | 4 AST | 9 PTS | +17 This was not Gallo’s most glorious outing of the year but his aggressiveness was still on full display, which is what’s most […]

Don’t bogart that ball, McGee – Video scouting report

When JaVale McGee is on the court he uses a big chunk of Denver’s possessions. According to Basketball-Reference.com, among regular rotation players, he has the highest usage rate on the team at 23.9 percent. Despite this, he also has the third lowest assist rate at 3.6 percent. Kosta Koufos has the second lowest, 3.1 percent, […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 101 Minnesota Timberwolves 94

Denver Nuggets 101 Final Recap | Box Score 94 Minnesota Timberwolves Danilo Gallinari, SF 35 MIN | 6-11 FG | 6-6 FT | 6 REB | 0 AST | 19 PTS | +6 It wasn’t pretty, but Gallo put forth a pretty epic display of all-out effort when it mattered most. He finally got to […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 97, Memphis Grizzlies 92

Denver Nuggets 97 Final Recap | Box Score 92 Memphis Grizzlies Danilo Gallinari, SF 35 MIN | 7-15 FG | 10-11 FT | 5 REB | 3 AST | 26 PTS | -5 Gallo becomes the first Nugget to score over 25 points this season — and it just so happens the Nuggets get a […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 100 San Antonio Spurs 126

Denver Nuggets 100 Final Recap | Box Score 126 San Antonio Spurs Danilo Gallinari, SF 29 MIN | 7-13 FG | 1-1 FT | 7 REB | 1 AST | 15 PTS | -2 It’s a shame Gallo’s best overall effort yet had to come in such a lousy game. Gallo was attacking early and […]