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As the seconds wound down on the Nuggets’ victory over the Clippers on Tuesday, Andre Miller plopped down into one of the cushioned seats on the Denver Nuggets’ bench, took a deep breath and began to untie his shoes. He looked a little like a factory laborer or a construction worker huffing down in his easy chair at the end of a long day, unlacing his boots to ease the pressure on his tired feet. Miller’s hard day of work was much more lucrative, of course, but in his 14th NBA season his approach is just as workmanlike. On a Nuggets team stacked with promising talent, the veteran point guard is the one player coach George Karl can count on to give the team what it needs, night after night. Trade rumblings have invoked Miller’s name in recent weeks, but the surgical way in which the 36-year-old Utah product sliced up the rolling Clippers underscored how vital he is to a team that still harbors hopes of traveling deep into the playoffs. Well before Miller finished with 12 points and 1...
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