Found March 24, 2013 on Sports-Glory:
The Denver Nuggets won their 15th consecutive game Saturday night against the Sacramento Kings, but coach George Karl wasn't happy with his players lackluster performance.   Following the Nuggets' 101-95 victory over the Kings at the Pepsi Center, Karl made it clear he doesn't want to hear his players say they're tired.  

George Karl Wants To Get Rid Of Conferences For NBA Playoffs

When George Karl was asked Saturday if the NBA should get rid of divisions and just have conference standings for the playoffs, he replied ”I’m even crazier than that.” The Nuggets coach would implement a top-16, where the top eight teams from the East and the top eight teams from the West would enter a pool seeded according to records. So, the team with the best record would...

Ty Lawson sits, Nuggets win streak ends

For the third-straight game, Ty Lawson sat out.  It finally caught up to the streaking Denver Nuggets.  Their winning streak came to a close last night with a 110-86 loss to the New Orleans Hornets.  The Nuggets had won their previous 15 games. Lawson is battling heal pain.  The team hopes to have him back soon, and they will need to have him back soon.  Despite the win streak...

Lawson (heel) out again as Nuggets visit Hornets

Denver point guard Ty Lawson will miss his third consecutive game with a right heel injury as the Nuggets try to break a franchise record for consecutive victories Monday against the New Orleans Hornets. Lawson, who has averaged 21.8 points in his last 18 games, was listed as day-to-day, but Nuggets coach George Karl said before the game Lawson would be unavailable. Karl added Wilson...

Gallinari says Karl is 'not happy' with team lately

It’s a shame the Miami Heat have overshadowed what the Denver Nuggets are doing. If the Heat weren’t chasing down an NBA record for consecutive wins, we’d all be talking about the Nuggets a lot more. Denver is currently on a 15-game win streak, which is extremely impressive when you consider: A) how bad the Nuggets have played on the road up to this point (11-19 before the...

George Karl Says The NBA Playoffs Should Be Like NCAA Tournament

For a minute there, I thought I was the only one who thought the NBA playoffs should be a one game elimination instead of a dragged out seven game series. From DenverPost.Com, Denver Nugget George Karl shared a few ideas on where he would like to see the NBA head in the future: Do you think you should wipe out divisions and just have conference standings? “I’m even crazier than...

Nuggets beat Kings for 15th straight

Danilo Gallinari scored 19 points to lead a balanced attack and the Denver Nuggets extended their winning streak to 15 games with a 101-95 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night. Kenneth Faried had 17 points and nine rebounds for the Nuggets, who have won a franchise-best 17 straight at home. And they did it while Ty Lawson (right heel) and Wilson Chandler (shoulder...

Nuggets-Hornets Preview

The Denver Nuggets are on the verge of their longest win streak in franchise history, but coach George Karl hasn't been pleased with his team's recent efforts. After a pair of close calls, the Nuggets should get Ty Lawson and Wilson Chandler back as they try to make history Monday night when they visit the New Orleans Hornets. Denver (49-22) matched its 1969-70 ABA team...

Denver Nuggets: 14 Straight Wins, Are They Contenders?

Lost in all of the attention of the Heat’s incredible 24 game winning streak, is the Denver Nuggets and their 14 game winning streak. They have the 3rd best offense in the league and are able to run by any team on any day. Their incredible depth, which is by far the best in the NBA, makes them so hard to stop, as any player can take over a game. They do not have just 9 rotation...

Denver Nuggets: Can They Will It All?

Here’s what we know about the Denver Nuggets: A franchise record 14 wins straight. (Current) They have a young and exciting lineup, as well as veterans who are playing great ball. They are led by point guard, Ty Lawson who is having one of his best years yet. They have one of the best benches in the NBA and bench depth that any coach would love (led by Wilson Chandler and Andre...

Box Score Musings: The Best and Worst in the West

Photo Credit: paguy1955 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...
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