Found November 11, 2012 on Jb Smooth's Spot:
The Nuggets are basketballs equivalent to footballs Houston Texans. Very good team, but not great. Always in the hunt for the playoffs, but no one ever considers these teams to be valiant title contender (sans this season where the Texans are 8-1). After trading Carmelo Anthony away the Nuggets weren’t [...]
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