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Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried had a monster rejection of a layup attempt Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dion Waiters during the second quarter of Friday night's game. Waiters stole a Nuggets pass on the defensive end and thought he had an easy basket, but Faried chased him down from behind and stuffed him with two hands. The Cavs bench, who stood up and were ready to celebrate a Waiters basket, was completely stunned.Despite the setback, however, the Cavs came away with the 117-109 victory.Video via NBA.
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Nate Robinson: "If I can be the first player to play for every team in the league, I want to do it."— Geoff Lepper (@geofflepper) January 16, 2014Nate Robinson is one of the more well-traveled players in the NBA.He currently resides with the Denver Nuggets, but has served previous stints with the Knicks, Celtics, Thunder, Warriors, and Bulls. A simple math calculation...
The Cavs got the 117-109 win over the Nuggets Friday night, but check out this sick chasedown two-handed block by Kenneth Faried on Dion Waiters. He destroys the guard on the break and just gobbles the ball out of the air:
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5280 Hoops Show: Denver Nuggets Podcast
We are finally back with the first Denver Nuggets podcast episode of 2014. There is lots to talk about this week. As always, the FastBreaks segment begins each and every episode. This week Jordan wants to know if the Nuggets campaign to get Ty Lawson into the All-Star game is too little, too late. Plus some interesting stuff about a fad that...
On an upcoming episode of the OWN Network's “Mom’s Got Game,” the Denver Nuggets' JaVale McGee surprises his mother Pam McGee with a brand new-four door Porsche Panamera for her birthday. JaVale sure knows how to treat his mother, purchasing her a $100,000 sports car. Pam’s reaction is priceless, as she circles her new vehicle three times screaming “Is this for...
For those of you who didn’t know, Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee is celebrating his 26th birthday and it appears that he got one pretty awesome cake to celebrate the moment.
Check out the below photo from JaVale’s Instagram account which shows a blue-and-yellow cake with a moustache and Juglife insignia on the side of it:
Happy birthday, JaVale!
McGee image courtesy of Getty Images
Denver Nuggets vs Cleveland Cavaliers
Two nights after the Denver Nuggets got their biggest win of the year, they hosted the Cleveland Cavaliers. Friday night’s match up is the second and final time these teams will meet in the 2013-14 NBA season. They previously met in Cleveland on December 4 and the Nuggets lost 98-88.
In the first meeting, Kyrie Irving had 23 points for the...
Rudy Fernandez produced one of the best nights of his magnificent career to claim the Euroleague MVP honor for Round 3 of the Top 16.
Fernandez scored 24 points to lead Real Madrid to its highest Top 16 point total in 12 years in a 111-87 victory over visiting FC Bayern Munich.
The 28-year-old swingman went 4-for-7 on two-point shots, 4-for-6 from three and all four of his free...
We might have to shut down the voting for “NBA block of 2014″ here at That NBA Lottery Pick since we already might have a winner for that award.
During last night’s Cavaliers/Nuggets game, it appeared that Cleveland guard Dion Waiters had an open fastbreak attempt at a slam dunk.
That was until Kenneth Faried caught up with him and denied his dunk with two hands:
Nate Robinson is a man of a lot of words, but Friday, as he did Wednesday night at Golden State, he'll do his level best to let his actions speak for a family member who can no longer be heard.
Earlier in the week, Robinson lost an aunt, dying in her sleep and inspiring Robinson to one of his best performances of the season. The Nuggets' super sub scored 24 points in 23...
The Denver Nuggets picked up another win their last time out thanks in large part to Nate Robinson.
Coach Brian Shaw's team has proven nearly unbeatable when the 5-foot-9 guard gets going.
Denver tries to keep rolling Friday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers, who are hoping to conclude a season-high five-game road trip with a winning record.
After averaging 93.5 points during...
This is just awesome. Check out this sick custom pizza that Pizza Hut made for Nuggets’ Nate Robinson on Sunday:
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Nate Robinson is a trooper.
The oft traded Nuggets guard actually looks forward to being traded, and takes it as a badge of honor of sorts.
Nate Robinson: “If I can be the first player to play for every team in the league, I want to do it.”
— Geoff Lepper (@geofflepper) January 16, 2014
Robinson has played for a total of 6 teams, so he’s got a ways to go to get to the...
DENVER (AP) -- Kyrie Irving scored 23 points, Tristan Thompson had 20 points and 10 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Denver Nuggets 117-109 on Friday night.
C.J. Miles added 19 points for Cleveland, including four free throws down the stretch. Luol Deng scored 18.
The Cavaliers finished their five-game Western Conference road trip with a 3-2 record after winning in Denver...
Defensive struggles have played a large role in the Denver Nuggets cooling off.
That's also been plaguing the Phoenix Suns, who will seek just their second win in six games overall and third in as many tries this season against the visiting Nuggets on Sunday night.
Denver (20-19) has allowed at least 116 points in three straight games, losing two of them. The Nuggets had surrendered...