Thursday, March 21, 2019

Tag: Nikola Jokic

Give it a rest: NBA’s problem is with their marketing more...

The resting issue in the NBA is not about scheduling or logistics. It is about the NBA having a serious marketing problem.

WATCH: Nikola Jokic matches Shaq with notable night

Jokic finished the night with 29 points, 16 points, eight assists and five blocks, becoming the first player since Shaquille O'Neal to post such a line.

Elimination loss to Thunder revealed Nuggets’ true identity

Funny how one game can show everything a team has and lacks. Funny how that one game knocked said team out of the playoffs.

Bill Walton compares Nikola Jokic’s mentality to Magic Johnson, Bill Russell

"You have to have that situation, that compassion in your heart, in your soul, in your spirit, the same way that Nikola Jokic plays basketball," Walton said.

HIGHLIGHTS: Nuggets drop key game to Houston, healthy Harden

James Harden, who missed his first game of the season on Sunday, had a 31-point performance that secured the No. 3 seed in the west for the Rockets.

HIGHLIGHTS: Gallinari and Mudiay shine in win in Miami

Danilo Gallinari and Emmanuel Mudiay had big games on Sunday to lead the Nuggets past the Heat, 116-113, in Miami.

The Denver Nuggets need to let their young guns run free

Denver's chances at making the playoffs this season are next to impossible. That said, the Nuggets need to utilize their current standing to continue to build and mold for the future of the organization.

Michael Malone not happy after Nuggets’ loss to the Hornets

“I think we have some guys on this team that are starting to feel sorry for themselves and not willing to go out and compete," Malone said.

HIGHLIGHTS: Despite Jokic’s triple-double, Nuggets drop third in a row

Denver dropped its third consecutive contest, 122-114 to the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night, to fall two games plus the tiebreaker behind Portland.

Despite criticism, Mike Malone has Nuggets headed in the right direction

Patience is a rare trait for fans, but if you look at the big picture and take a deep breath, you'll see the Malone has the Nuggets on the right path.