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Forgive us David Stern, in a week where the NBA took a backseat to college hoops, the professional ranks stepped graciously aside only to give us a slew a noteworthy moments that we’re just now digesting.
The Miami Heat have dominated headlines of late but week 21 also saw the Denver Nuggets extend their 15 game winning streak and in the process the mile-high wrecking crew found yet another contributor: Wilson Chandler. Chandler has seen his production take a leap forward since returning to the team in mid January and displayed an impressive 35 points paired with 9 rebounds to help the Nugget’s take down the Bulls Monday night in overtime. Just as quickly as Chandler appeared on the scene Denver has had to replace his stat line once the forward was diagnosed with a separated shoulder Tuesday night.
This has been a constant theme for George Karl’s squad: win games with a new hero each night en route to overcome injuries and a brutal Western Conference schedule...