While the Denver Nuggets have been one of the NBA's highest-scoring teams all season, their offense has peaked during their current tear.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have also stepped up their offensive production while putting together their best stretch.
The pace could be fast and furious in Cleveland on Saturday night when the Nuggets look for their first nine-game winning streak in eight seasons versus a Cavaliers team trying to win four straight for the first time in the post-LeBron James era.
After winning seven of their eight straight at home, Denver (32-18) hopes to carry that success on its four-game road trip. The Nuggets have won 14 of 16 to move into the fourth spot in the Western Conference.
They haven't won nine in a row since claiming 10 straight during the 2004-05 season.
Denver, which ranks near the top of the league in scoring (104.7 ppg), reached its highest point total of the season with a 128-96 win over defensive-minded Chicago on Thursday.
The Nuggets' offense has...