Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Nuggets lose focus, game versus Philadelphia

The Denver Nuggets suffered defeat on their home court Friday night against the struggling Philadelphia 76ers with a lack of focus being the driving factor.

Cut in playing time nothing new for Jusuf Nurkic

Denver Nuggets center Jusuf Nurkic has been borderline non-existent in the past seven games, failing to record more than 10 minutes in a contest.

WRITER’S BLOCK PODCAST: Jokic, drama and two-minute reports

Sean Walsh and Duvalier Johnson look back on the last week of Denver Nuggets hoops, including some drama brewing on the bench and at the end of games.

Jokic-Towns showdown was a nice look into the future

Wednesday's battle between Denver's Nikola Jokic and Minnesota's Karl-Anthony Towns should have hoops fans excited about a budding rivalry.

HIGHLIGHTS: Chandler’s block delivers Nuggets over Timberwolves

Andrew Wiggins and Karl-Anthony Towns came out swinging against the Nuggets, but Nikola Jokic and Wilson Chandler fought back to deliver a 105-103 victory.

Nuggets Report Card 12/26/16: Nuggets 106 – Clippers 102

If you were to just look at the injury report before the game, Monday appeared to be an easy victory for the Denver Nuggets...

HIGHLIGHTS: Jokic, Nuggets get payback on Clippers in Los Angeles

The Nuggets avenged a 17-point loss from one week ago, holding off a depleted Clippers team in Los Angeles, 106-102, on Monday.

WATCH: Carmelo Anthony says friction with George Karl brought Nuggets together

Responding in the wake of George Karl's tell-all book, Carmelo Anthony says the difficulty with their head coach actually brought the Nuggets together.

Malone’s technical foul costs Nuggets vs. Atlanta Hawks

A technical foul on head coach Michael Malone allowed the Haws to pull within one of Denver late Friday night; Atlanta would go on to win by one.

HIGHLIGHTS: Fouls, lack of scoring doom Nuggets down the stretch

Denver failed to score in the game's final 1:43, allowing Atlanta to scratch out a 109-108 victory thanks to late foul shots.