Thursday was a day of fun. Yes fun. But it started out with a not-so-fun film session which highlighted the horrors of the Nuggets' 98-79 exhibition loss at home to the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday night.
Learning the lessons and putting them to bed were the orders of the day.
And then getting shots up — and hopefully in — became a top priority.
Not lost on the coaching staff is the scary shooting of the Nuggets 39.6 percent from the field and 27 percent from the 3-point line through five games.
"Today was more of a fun conditioning day" first-year Nuggets coach Brian Shaw said. "We did a lot of shooting a lot of competitive one-on-one defense. But it was mainly shooting and conditioning getting up a lot of shots. Just trying to get confidence in their shots."
Only five Denver players are shooting better than 40 percent. Among the players who have attempted at least 10 3-pointers only Quincy Miller is hitting at least 40 percent. He's at 41.7 percent. Ty Lawson (36.4) and Nate Rob...