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DENVER -- Kenneth Faried got off his sick bed to play Saturday night. It certainly made an impact on his teammates, who got off the mat to deliver one of their best games of the season. Danilo Gallinari scored a game-high 26 points, Faried had 15 points and 10 rebounds, and the Nuggets washed away the sting of a disappointing loss to beat the Utah Jazz 110-91. Andre Iguodala scored 18 points and Kosta Koufas had 13 rebounds for Denver, which bounced back from Thursday's gut punch by Minnesota. "It hurt because we knew we could play a lot better and we feel we had a game stolen from us," Iguodala said. "Focus was really good at shootaround and I think it carried over to the game." Paul Millsap had 15 points and Gordon Hayward had 14 off the bench for Utah, which had its two-game winning streak stopped. The Nuggets were reeling after the Timberwolves' 101-97 win here, and Faried was feeling even worse when the stomach flu hit him Friday. He went...
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In this week's edition of "That's So JaVale McGee", the Nuggets center showed off his insane aerial abilities against the Los Angeles Lakers.Watch as McGee follows a missed shot by Kosta Koufos and slam down a two-handed jam over two of his teammates:
Metta World Peace had one of the very few highlights during the Lakers game against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday night in LA, and it came in the form of pure hustle. Metta bothered Danilo Gallinari to no end defensively on one play in the 4th quarter and it eventually ended up in a 24-second violation by the Nuggets. The video itself isn’t too impressive, but combined with Yakety...
Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson figured he had to provide some entertainment during the Nuggets 110-91 blowout win against the Jazz on Saturday. He stole teammate JeVale McGee’s shoe while the starters were on the bench during the last minute of the game.
How cute. I remember when I used to flirt with girls by taking their things. But, I guess that’s what McGee gets for...
JaVale McGee owes a lot of his highlights this season to Andre Miller. The heady Nuggets point guard has made a lot of big men like McGee better over the years, and the athletic young center has been the beneficiary of quite a few alley-oop dunks off perfectly placed lobs from the 14-year veteran.
Miller made a highlight possible for McGee in a different manner on Sunday. During...
Andre Iguodala may have broken some ankles during Denver's 110-91 victory over visiting Utah on Saturday night.Watch for yourself as the Nuggets guard drives the lane, pulls a crossover dribble on the defense, and then streaks to the rim for a one-handed flush. The play occurred midway through the fourth quarter as Denver was salting away the win.Iguodala finished with 18 points...
I am on a Rocky Mountain high right now. The Nuggets played one of the hardest schedules and managed to stay above .500 even with injuries. Now the team will be smooth sailing here as they amount many wins like they did last night against the Lakers.
Ty Lawson had 21 points and 10 assists, Danilo Gallinari scored 20 points and hit a big 3-pointer with 13.8 seconds left, and the Denver Nuggets beat the struggling Los Angeles Lakers 112-105 Sunday night for their fifth win in seven games.
JaVale McGee scored 17 points for the Nuggets, who showed no signs of weariness after a home win over Utah one night earlier. Despite two last...
DENVER -- Danilo Gallinari scored a game-high 26 points, Kenneth Faried had 15 points and 10 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets used a strong second half to rout the Utah Jazz 110-91 on Saturday night. Andre Iguodala scored 18 points and Kosta Koufas had 13 rebounds for Denver, which shook off a disappointing home loss to Minnesota on Thursday night. Paul Millsap had 15 points...
The Denver Nuggets throttled the Utah Jazz at home Saturday night, but it was something that happened on the bench during the last minute that caught our eyes. Lawson – an established prankster in the Nuggets room – very slyly steals JaVale McGee’s shoethat is left unattended.The post Ty Lawson Steals JaVale McGee’s During Utah Jazz Game on Saturday (Video) appeared first...
Coming off a rare home loss, Denver Nuggets coach George Karl says he expects to see his team fired up Saturday night.
The Utah Jazz can't be happy to hear that.
The Nuggets try to avoid back-to-back defeats at the Pepsi Center for the first time in almost a year as they host the Jazz, losers of seven of nine in Denver.
While the Nuggets (18-16) have gone 8-14 in opposing...
Ty Lawson had 21 points and 10 assists, Danilo Gallinari scored
20 points and hit a big 3-pointer with 13.8 seconds left, and the
Denver Nuggets beat the struggling Los Angeles Lakers 112-105
Sunday night for their fifth win in seven games.