Found December 04, 2012 on The NBA Passionista:
“A win is a win.” Yes, that may be true, and the Denver Nuggets did edge out the Toronto Raptors 103-100, but in the process proved they can not defend their double-digit lead. To be brutally honest, it’s a common theme this season ranging from the Los Angeles Lakers to the Memphis Grizzlies to the [...]The post Denver Nuggets Edge Out Toronto Raptors appeared first on The NBA Mistress.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Karl hit hard by Majerus' death

Denver Nuggets coach George Karl said he is still having a tough time dealing with the death of his friend, former Utah and Saint Louis coach Rick Majerus. Karl spoke about his friendship with Majerus, who died of heart failure Saturday night after being hospitalized for several months. ''It's still very hard for me,'' Karl said before the Nuggets played Toronto...

Nuggets coach hit hard by Majerus' death

Denver Nuggets coach George Karl said he is still having a tough time dealing with the death of his friend, former Utah and Saint Louis coach Rick Majerus. Karl spoke Monday about his friendship with Majerus, who died of heart failure Saturday night. The two became friends while working at the Pete Newell Big Man camp at Stanford University in 1986 and the friendship grew over the...

5 Reasons The Denver Nuggets Are Abysmal Right Now

Denver Nuggets were touted — by even the mainstream media folks — to be one of the league’s best going into the preseason. They were predicted to be one of the most athletic, fast-paced, energetic and some even predicted them to come out of the Western Conference this season. While fans and critics don’t know [...]The post 5 Reasons The Denver Nuggets Are Abysmal Right Now...

Nuggets 113, Raptors 110

Corey Brewer scored 19 points, JaVale McGee had 17 points and five blocks, and the Denver Nuggets withstood a late rally to beat the Toronto Raptors 113-110 on Monday night. Andrea Bargnani scored 23 points for Toronto and Kyle Lowry had 24, including 12 in the fourth quarter when the Raptors cut a 17-point lead to one with 2:18 left. The Nuggets led 103-86 on a dunk by Kenneth...

Fashion Glance: Denver Nuggets JaVale McGee’s pregame look

  Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee is still a work in progress. Although the big man cashed in last off season he’s still coming off the bench for the Nuggets as his game and the team work on capitalizing what they started last season. The Nuggets faced off against the Toronto Raptors Monday night. McGee [...]

The Toronto Raptors blueprint - Don’t copy

I did not watch last night’s 113-110 loss to the Denver Nuggets. One, it was on way too late for this guy, and two, I already knew what would happen. How? The Raptors blueprint of course. Even my wife knows it. Here is how a large majority of how the games go. 1. Finally get a win. 2. Have more than 2 days off. 3. Show signs of being happy, joking, turning it around. 4. Show up...

Jordan Hamilton Dishes to JaVale McGee For One-Handed Slam (Video)

The Denver Nuggets finally ended their three-game losing streak by edging past the Toronto Raptors, 113-100, Monday night,  and while there are several highlights from the game, it was this sweet dish from second-year player Jordan Hamilton to JaVale McGee who finished with a fantastic one-handed slam. JaVale McGee finished with a line of 17 [...]The post Jordan Hamilton Dishes...

Kobe Compares Iguodala To Scottie Pippen

Kobe Bryant made an interesting comparison when talking about Andre Iguodala.credit: wikipedia.org In the midst of the Los Angeles Lakers acquiring Dwight Howard, the Nuggets also made a big move in the same trade, bringing swingman Andre Iguodala to town. Both teams have had their fair share of troubles so far this year, struggling to adjust to some moving pieces. Kobe Bryant has...

PODCAST: Hip Hoop Junkies & Hoop Heads North present RAPS TALK Ep. 33 (12.02.2012)

Episode 33 of RAPS TALK (12.02.12) - Yessir, the Raptors didn't go winless this week...they had six straight losses but then finally pulled out a win against the Phoenix Suns on Friday.  On this week's podcast we recap the previous week with the Toronto Raptors, discuss the Raptors' signing of Mickael Pietrus, review NBATV Canada's 'Open Gym Episode 2' and we...

Nuggets nearly blow lead before holding off Raptors

DENVER -- What looked like a rout turned into a grind. Cruising with a 17-point lead midway through the fourth quarter, the Denver Nuggets looked as if they would stroll to a victory. Instead they had to sweat out a 113-110 win over the Toronto Raptors, who nearly pulled out an unlikely victory. "We stopped making shots, they started making shots," Nuggets forward...

Hawks 108, Nuggets 104

Josh Smith's steal, jam and free throw with 31 seconds remaining extended Atlanta's lead and the Hawks held on to beat the Denver Nuggets 108-104 on Wednesday night. Smith had 16 points and 13 rebounds on his 27th birthday. Al Horford led the Hawks with 25 points and 12 rebounds. Ty Lawson paced Denver with a season-high 32 points. Corey Brewer had 19. Two free throws...

Rival Execs: Raptors Most Likely To Acquire Pau Gasol If Lakers Make Trade

The Raptors would likely build a trade for Pau Gasol centered around Andrea Bargnani and Jose Calderon.
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.