In this episode, Adam Mares shares detailed notes on game 5 and sets the stage for game 6 between the Denver Nuggets and Portland Trail Blazers. Topics include:

  • The Blazers placing Facu Campazzo in the low spot in PnR and why he punches above his weight class against Nurkic
  • Michael Porter Jr.’s difficult role helping the helper
  • Aaron Gordon attacking the basket against Nurkic
  • Relying too heavily on Jokic on the elbows
  • Why Monte Morris was so valuable in game 5

Adam Mares

Denver native, lifelong Denver sports fan, credentialed Nuggets reporter, below average bio writer, above average post passer.