Nuggets loss vs. Lakers revealing of team’s ceiling

Feb 4, 2021; Los Angeles, California, USA; Los Angeles Lakers center Montrezl Harrell (15) grabs a rebound between Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) and Denver Nuggets forward Paul Millsap (4) during the fourth quarter at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports

The Denver Nuggets loss to the Los Angeles Lakers Thursday night was a gut punch after the team had three full days of rest leading up to the game.

The loss once again separates the Nuggets from teams like the Lakers in the NBA’s Western Conference.

Aniello Piro recapped the loss in the latest installment of the Denver Nuggets podcast on the Mile High Sports podcast network.

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