The Denver Nuggets handed their most recent opponent its first home loss of the season. They might have a hard time doing the same against the surging Philadelphia 76ers.
Off to their best home start in nine seasons, the 76ers look to remain undefeated at the Wells Fargo Center when they host the Nuggets on Wednesday night.
Sitting comfortably atop the Atlantic Division for the moment, Philadelphia (10-3) has opened with six straight home victories for the first time since a 10-0 start in 2002-03. Philadelphia has averaged 102.5 points at home while holding its opponents to 79.5 per game.
One of four unbeaten teams at home, Philadelphia is also tied with Orlando for the second-best record overall in the Eastern Conference, 1 1/2 games behind Chicago.
"I'm down to win all of them,'' said third-year guard Jrue Holiday, averaging a career-high 15.0 points. "All the home games, away games. We can go undefeated from here on out. I'm cool with that.''
Holiday scored 24 points, Andre ...