Monday, March 27, 2017

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.

Nuggets legend Alex English talks about Nikola Jokic and the team

Back in the 1980s, the Nuggets had one player that was the undisputed face of the franchise. That man was Alex English. He joined Sean Walsh on Wednesday.

Dick Vitale feels George Karl merits Hall of Fame consideration

Dick Vitale joined Eric Goodman and Les Shapiro of Mile High Sports Radio to talk about former Denver Nuggets head coach George Karl.

MORNING MINUTE: The NBA rests its case

The talking point in the NBA at the moment is whether or not stars should be resting by sitting out games. Nate and Shawn discuss.

Three ways the Denver Nuggets can stop the Cleveland Cavaliers

Each contest is essentially a playoff game, as Denver needs every single win that they can get. Here’s three ways the Nuggets can beat the Cavaliers.

The Nuggets hurt our hearts on Monday, and that’s a good thing

Denver’s execution down the stretch in Houston was brutal. But to see the fan base so fired up after a regular-season loss was an incredible feeling.