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Nuggets rookie forward Kenneth Faried was expected to start Monday night's game against the Houston Rockets as the team dealt with the absence of four rotation players. Fellow rookie Julyan Stone also was tabbed to start for the Nuggets, who looked to end a two-game losing streak.

Nuggets Mailbag: Will Arron Afflalo and Birdman Andersen rebound for Denver?

The Post's Nuggets writer responds to your questions in Benjamin Hochman's Nuggets Mailbag. In this week's installment, Benjamin takes four Q's, including one wondering what's wrong with two Denver stars from last season.

Nuggets' Gallinari leaves game with ankle injury

DENVER (AP) -- Forward Danilo Gallinari left the Denver Nuggets' game against the Houston Rockets in the third quarter Monday night after rolling his left ankle.

Gallinari's injury not as serious, still out a month

DENVER (AP) -- Denver Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari is expected to miss a month with a severely sprained left ankle that turned out to be less serious than first feared.

Gallinari's Chip Fracture Happened Prior To Pro Career

Danilo Gallinari will remain in a walking boot for three to five days.

Like many NBA teams, the Nuggets are tired … just in time for a back-to-back

“I know my team was tired tonight,” George Karl said Monday. “There’s no question of the residual effect of the three games in a row.” The Nuggets lost to Houston, 99-90, their fourth game in five days. After the back-to-back-to-back – which involved two separate trips – the Nuggets clearly weren’t the Nuggets on Monday. “I don’t have my legs under me,” said...

CBA Recap, February 5th: JR Smith & Zhejiang Lose To Foshan

Fourty-one in a loss is one way to look at it… a few points above average average in a costly defeat at the hands of a team that came in losers of eight in a row is another.  Maybe it makes no difference to JR… I don’t know.  Maybe he just wants to keep throwing up shots through the end of the regular season and get the hell up on out of China as quickly as possible.  I...

Luis Scola's 25 leads Rockets to 99-90 win over Nuggets, who lose Danilo Gallinari

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Gallinari Out With Chip Fracture In Left Foot

Danilo Gallinari is out indefinitely with a chip fracture in his left foot.

Gallinari rolls ankle in Nuggets loss (AP)

Luis Scola scored 25 points and the Houston Rockets handed the injury-riddled Denver Nuggets their third straight loss, 99-90 on Monday night. The Nuggets not only lost for the fifth time in six games but they lost budding star forward Danilo Gallinari, who rolled his left ankle in the third quarter.

Gallinari suffers left ankle injury

Denver Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari exited Monday's game against the Houston Rockets after suffering a chip fracture in his left ankle.

Rockets-Nuggets Preview

The Denver Nuggets and Houston Rockets are both struggling offensively after putting together impressive runs last month. The Nuggets will try to avoid losing a season-high third straight when they host the Rockets on Monday night. After winning six in a row and eight of nine, Denver has dropped four of five, including the last two of a back-to-back-to-back stretch. The Nuggets...

Nuggets vs. Trailblazers Post Game Press Conference Video

Looking for post game video of Nate McMillan after the Trailblazers win over the Nuggets? Reserve Nicolas Batum recorded a career-high 33 points and a franchise-record nine 3-pointers, and LaMarcus Aldridge scored 29 points as the Portland Trail Blazers continued their home dominance with a 117-97 victory over the weary Denver Nuggets on Saturday. It's right here. VIDEO

Nuggets without three starters against Rockets

The Denver Nuggets are short-handed for their game against the Houston Rockets on Monday night with three starters out with injuries.
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