Win vs. Jazz would legitimize Nuggets out west

Jan 17, 2021; Denver, Colorado, USA; Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) attempts a shot as Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) defends in the fourth quarter at Ball Arena. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

The Denver Nuggets return home from their five-game road trip to battle the Utah Jazz at Ball Arena Sunday afternoon.

Denver put together an impressive 4-1 record across the five-game road trip and now will square off against the surging Jazz. Winners of 11 in a row, the Jazz are currently the top seed out west.

Aniello Piro of Mile High Sports recaps the road trip and also previews the action in the latest Denver Nuggets podcast.

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