Saturday, August 19, 2017

MORNING MINUTE: Nuggets’ big test comes tonight in Indy

It's great that the Nuggets beat the Cavs and all, but Nate Lundy of 5280 Sports Network believes tonight's game against the Pacers is bigger.

The Nuggets will fall short in their quest for the postseason, here’s why

There are plenty of reasons that factored into my opinion; however, the main reason is the difference between Denver and Portland's remaining schedule.

Malik Beasley sent to the Skyforce for the sixth time this season

On Wednesday, the Nuggets got a huge win over the defending NBA champion Cavaliers. One familiar face on the team's bench wasn't around to see it however.

Nuggets win, both against the Cavs and in the Me vs. Nuggets challenge

Cavs fan Stephan Sharp tapped out at 82. He wasn't the only one to try either. In fact, even the Cavaliers themselves showed the contest a little Love.

Kenneth Faried will be essential for the Nuggets’ playoff push

In Wednesday's victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers Faried, also known as "Manimal", was a driving point in upping the teams play which lead the Nuggets to a dominate 126-113 victory.

Nuggets’ win over Cleveland could provide spark, as playoffs approach

The Denver Nuggets managed to knock off the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers in dominant fashion Wednesday night in front of a packed Pepsi Center crowd.

MORNING MINUTE: Win over Cavs has Nuggets right where they need to be

The Nuggets have the eighth seed in the west, which is exactly where Nate Lundy and Shawn Drotar of 5280 Sports Network want them to be.

Plenty to go around, as the Nuggets defeat the defending champs

“Everybody contributed” said coach Mike Malone after the Nuggets defeated the Cavaliers on Wednesday. Denver had seven players in double figures.

HIGHLIGHTS: Nuggets cruise past Cleveland, 126-113

Spurred by a 73-point first half, Denver cruised to a 126-113 victory over LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers.

WATCH: Nikola Jokic shows LeBron James what he’s all about

In Wednesday night's showdown against the defending champion Cavaliers, Jokic showed the game's best player what all the hype surrounding him is about.