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The Denver Nuggets are rolling. After a 113-103 victory on the road over the Indiana Pacers, they enter the all-star break on a four-game winning streak, having swept a four-game road trip. The Nuggets held the rest advantage for once, and a tired Pacers squad had only one real push in them. Denver weathered the storm and took home an…...

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The Denver Nuggets were handed a scheduled loss to the Milwaukee Bucks Tuesday night. At least, that’s how it looked on paper. Down four rotation players and on the second half of a road back-to-back, expectations were low. That’s why you play the games. Nikola Jokić led the way with a 37-point triple-double en route to a 128-97 blowout. The…...

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The Denver Nuggets rolled in the first half Monday night. Michael Porter Jr. found an early rhythm, Nikola Jokić dominated while barely looking at the rim, and Jamal Murray looked dialed in. They were on course for an easy road win over the Chicago Bulls, but the third quarter came round again. Without Gary Harris, Paul Millsap, JaMychal Green, Facundo…...

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The Denver Nuggets looked to rebound from their mind-numbing loss to the Washington Wizards by taking care of business in Oklahoma City Saturday night. They showed up ready for work this time. The Thunder never led as the Nuggets rolled to a 126-96 win. The big three dominated, Will Barton and Monte Morris rebounded strong, and young RJ Hampton collected…...

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If you thought the last Wizards game ended in a deflating and bizarre fashion, then avert your eyes from Thursday night’s train wreck. Denver finally found a spark in the fourth quarter behind a furious rally from Jamal Murray — sound familiar? In the final seconds of the game, Denver had a chance to win it or send it to…...

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Both the Denver Nuggets and Portland Trail Blazers entered Tuesday night’s TNT matchup down several key players. The Nuggets held the rest advantage with Portland playing the night prior, and that reared its head in the fourth quarter as Nikola Jokić and Jamal Murray slammed the door shut. Denver picked up a much-needed 111-106 win. Jokić dropped 41, Murray dropped…...

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The Denver Nuggets closed their road trip with a loss in Atlanta Sunday night. The Hawks, also shorthanded, waltzed right past Denver’s first line of defense for four quarters. With no JaMychal Green and Paul Millsap, the Nuggets relied on rookie Zeke Nnaji and the vertically challenged Nikola Jokić to protect the rim — a daunting task considering Trae Young…...

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The Cleveland Cavaliers was once the poster organization for the Denver Nuggets’ tendency to play down to their opponents. The Sacramento Kings wear that crown now, and the Cavs look like the Nuggets preferred way to tune-up. Denver propelled themselves back into the right direction Friday behind a monster night from The Big Three, capped off by a historic performance…...

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The Denver Nuggets led the Washington Wizards by 20 before the first quarter ended. By the time they took the locker room for halftime, they had trailed by six. Without that stretch, we might not spend any time on the game’s final minutes when a lack of execution cost Denver the game for good. Two late fouls by JaMychal Green…...

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The Denver Nuggets walked into TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts, as underdogs without five rotation players. Monte Morris, Gary Harris, Will Barton III, PJ Dozier, and Paul Millsap all missed the game. The Nuggets weren’t supposed to win it until Nikola Jokić put them in a position to do just that with a transcendent scoring outburst in the first half.…...

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It’s not every day you see a goaltending call on a half-court heave to beat the buzzer. It’s even rarer for that to be the decisive play of the game. One can make a strong argument that’s what went down in Ball Arena Friday night, as the Nuggets went on to win 97-95 after Hamidou Diallo committed that same crime…...

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Head Coach of the Denver Nuggets Michael Malone had his back against a wall with the Cleveland Cavaliers in town Wednesday night. With multiple players out due to injury, and his stars running on fumes, he debuted new lineups and finally smashed the emergency glass protecting Zeke Nnaji. Nnaji brought a fresh look, Facundo Campazzo brought the energy, and R.J.…...

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The Milwaukee Bucks had the Denver Nuggets right where they wanted them Monday night. That’s to say; they were down at halftime. The Nuggets blew yet another tired in the third quarter as the Bucks ripped control of the game away and closed the door in the fourth. Nikola Jokić was herculean, Jamal Murray no-showed, and MPJ-related tension boiled over.…...

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Nikola Jokić responded from a down game against the Lakers with the best scoring outburst of his career. He set a new career-high with 50 points, but the Denver Nuggets fell to the Sacramento Kings for the third time this season. Jokić reached new heights, MPJ scraped the floor, and the Nuggets missed Jamal Murray and Gary Harris in a…...

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The Denver Nuggets sat pretty at halftime of their Thursday night matchup with the Los Angeles Lakers. Nikola Jokić had yet to find a rhythm, yet Denver led by 12. That was the peak, and the nadir followed shortly after. Another third-quarter implosion let a significant win slip through the cracks of their fingers. Jamal Murray struggled, the Lakers had…...

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The Denver Nuggets are cruising after stopping the hottest team in the NBA dead in its tracks. The Utah Jazz is the sharpest buzzsaw in the league right now. Or, was, before they ran into Nikola Jokić and the Denver Nuggets. Denver’s superstar was transcendent, putting together his best scoring performance of the season (T–Career High: 47) and perhaps his…...

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The Denver Nuggets led 90-89 late in the final leg of their five-game road trip. They looked primed to pick up their sixth straight win and cap off a 5-0 trip as they prepare for a brutal stretch of schedule upon returning home. But the turnovers and general lack of discipline reared their ugly heads. Malone turned away from Michael…...

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The Denver Nuggets picked up their fifth straight win and fourth straight of their five-game road trip in Miami Wednesday night. No star performance lifted them over the top this time—instead, a balanced effort, including contributions from some players who’ve been trending down of late. Will Barton set the tone in the first quarter, Paul Millsap stopped the bleeding in…...

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The Denver Nuggets are going streaking after their fourth win in a row and third straight win on the road to open up this five-game trip. Nikola Jokić was something less than transcendent, but his teammates had his back. Jamal Murray dug deep and placed himself back in the bubble, so to speak, but ultimately earned an ejection from the…...

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The Denver Nuggets swept the Phoenix Suns in the only season series on their schedule so far. The Nuggets followed one of their wildest games and most significant wins of the season with another one of their wildest games and most significant wins of the season. Late game excitement destained a game briefly defined by one of the worst six…...

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