Found February 01, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
DENVER -- Andre Iguodala scored a game-high 24 points, Ty Lawson had 21 points and 13 assists and the Denver Nuggets beat the New Orleans Hornets 113-98 on Friday night for their sixth straight win. Danilo Gallinari added 18 points and Corey Brewer 17 for Denver.The Nuggets have won 13 of 16 games in 2013, including an 11-2 mark at home. Ryan Anderson scored 21 points and Anthony Davis had 13 points and 10 rebounds for New Orleans. The Hornets have lost three straight and five of their last six. Leading scorer Eric Gordon was held to nine points and none in the fourth quarter. Lawson played the entire third quarter and had a double-double before the fourth. He had nine points in the period, topped with a long 3-pointer at the buzzer that gave the Nuggets an 85-78 lead. New Orleans stayed within reach despite having 19 turnovers in the first 36 minutes. Denver converted those into 32 points. The Hornets finished with 22 turnovers. The Nuggets stretched the lead back to 11...

JaVale McGee’s Bench Reactions Are….So JaVale McGee (GIF)

JaVale McGee of the Denver Nuggets has been sidelined for a few games due to an injury, but that doesn’t matter, because he is still an outstanding teammate without even stepping foot onto the court. He rarely complains, he supports his teammates, and he’s the Nuggets’ biggest cheerleader, just use this GIF from Wednesday night’s [...]The post JaVale McGee’s Bench Reactions...

Ty Lawson’s Near Half-Court Buzzer-Beater (Video)

The Denver Nuggets detailed the New Orleans Hornets, 113-98, Friday night and it was a true game set to Denver’s strength as a fast-paced team. There were a multitude of alley-oops, slams, and three-pointers. Speaking of three-pointers, check out this near half-court shot that came as time was expiring in the third quarter.The post Ty Lawson’s Near Half-Court Buzzer-Beater (Video...

Hornets fall to streaking Nuggets

DENVER (AP) -- Ty Lawson had 21 points and 13 assists, Andre Iguodala scored 24 and the Denver Nuggets beat the New Orleans Hornets 113-98 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory. The Nuggets continued their fine play in 2013. They won 12 of 15 games in January, including a 10-2 mark at home, and got February started strong. Ryan Anderson had 21 points and rookie Anthony...

George Karl Named Western Conference Coach of the Month

Despite a road heavy schedule that had the Denver Nuggets mainly on the road during the first 20 games, and left them with a 10-10 record, January was a sign of relief as Denver had home games in the double digits. Denver would possess a 12-3 record in January with losses to OKC on the road [...]The post George Karl Named Western Conference Coach of the Month appeared first on The NBA Mistress.

The Denver Nuggets Playing Inspiring Basketball

I sound like a broken record, but the start of the 2012-2013 season wasn’t kind to the Denver Nuggets with the bulk of the games on the road; they were a misrepresentation of the team they represent today. Yes, a comfy home schedule aids in this, but if you pay attention to detail there has [...]The post The Denver Nuggets Playing Inspiring Basketball appeared first on The NBA Mistress.

Rudy Fernandez Named Euroleague's Top-16, Week 6 MVP

Rudy Fernandez had 20 points and 13 rebounds in Real Madrid's 86-78 victory over CSKA.

Denver's defense clamps down, stops Nuggets

DENVER -- When Greivis Vasquez and Eric Gordon get it going, the New Orleans Hornets can be tough to beat. The Denver Nuggets made sure the pair couldn't find traction. The Nuggets pestered and harassed the New Orleans guards, forcing 22 turnovers and cruising to a 113-98 win Friday night. Andre Iguodala scored a game-high 24 points and Ty Lawson had 21 points and 13 assists...

Hornets-Nuggets Preview

Playing at an especially high level at home, the Denver Nuggets enjoyed one of the most successful months in franchise history. The New Orleans Hornets appeared to be having a breakthrough month before struggling the second half of January. The Nuggets will try to carry their momentum into February and win for the 12th time in 14 games Friday night when they host the Hornets, who...

Denver Nuggets Podcast: Episode 15

5280 Hoops Show: Denver Nuggets Podcast Another week, another huge guest! This week Justin interviews one of his mentors – Chris Dempsey from the Denver Post about the Denver Nuggets and even a bit about Dempsey’s own basketball career. You definitely don’t want to miss this one. Justin’s winning streak on weekly picks continues, Peter cooks up another ESPN trade machine deal.
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