“I didn’t think they deserved that opportunity.” Michael Malone Nikola Jokić – C+ On the same night that Malone lobbied for All-Defensive recognition, Jokić no-showed in OKC. He got torched on defense and couldn’t be bothered to dominate despite a great matchup. Between his teammate’s poor awareness and Jokić’s minimal effort, he barely touched the ball in the paint before…

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Brendan Vogt

Brendan moved to Colorado at the start of the 2017-18 NBA season with dreams of covering the Denver Nuggets with a full time media credential. After obtaining that credential during a brief tenure with the Denver Stiffs, he made the move to DNVR at the start of the rebrand. You can read his work on DNVR Nuggets, hear him on the DNVR Nuggets podcast, and follow his tweets @DNVR_Nuggets. Follow Brendan on Twitter - @BrendanVogt