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Corey Brewer has been an unsung hero in Denver all season long. It’s kind of funny that you never hear a word about him, because, statistically speaking, he’s actually having his second-best NBA campaign to date. However, his contributions (which include 10 points and a steal in just 22 minutes) tend to get lost in the shuffle. Denver has depth like few other teams, and guys like Danilo Gallinari, Nene, Ty Lawson, Al Harrington, and Arron Afflalo get all the press for making the majority of the stand-out plays.
Last night it was Gallinari who played hero. With the final seconds of regulation ticking off the clock, the young star nailed a tough three-point shot that ended up sending the game to overtime. The opportunity wouldn’t have been there, though, had Corey Brewer not made what may be the biggest play he’s made all year. Fittingly, you won’t find any sign of it in the box score.
With 10 seconds left in a two-point game, Atlanta had the ball and the lead. Ty Lawson had j...
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Yes, the stories keep on coming in!! This time, there are many reports that the Denver Nuggets and Wilson Chandler are “very close” to agreeing to a long-term deal. The Denver Nuggets are closing in on a long-term deal with restricted free agent Wilson Chandler, according to sources with knowledge of the talks. Sources said [...]
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Nene scored 22 points, Ty Lawson had 21 points and seven assists and the Denver Nuggets rallied to beat the Atlanta Hawks 118-117 in overtime on Tuesday night.
Joe Johnson scored 34 points and Josh Smith had a season-high 33 points and 13 rebounds for the Hawks, who had a chance to win it at the buzzer.
Trailing by one with 3.5 seconds left, Atlanta got the ball to Zaza Pachulia...
A person with knowledge of the trade says the Nuggets are sending Nene to the Wizards in a three-team deal, with Washington sending JaVale McGee and Ronny Turiaf to Denver and Nick Young to the Los Angeles Clippers.
The person told The Associated Press on Thursday that Washington also picked up forward Brian Cook. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because no formal...
Every morning, we'll give you five things from the night before in the NBA to start your day.
1: It was free basketbal night in The Association
Lots of free basketball played last night in the NBA, as four overtimes were played in three games. The Lakers needed two of them to top the Grizzlies (more on that later). While Atlanta/Denver and Miami/Orlando both went an...
Last season, the Denver Nuggets defeated the Atlanta Hawks twice as part of their surge to earn a playoff spot after dealing away Carmelo Anthony.
This year, it's Atlanta coping with a disgruntled star as the visiting Hawks take on the Nuggets in the teams' lone 2011-12 meeting Tuesday night.
Denver (23-19) went 18-7 after sending Anthony to New York to gain an eighth straight...