Found December 30, 2011 on
The Nuggets and Portland Trail Blazers know each other backward and forward, but the story lines are even better this season with former Blazers Andre Miller and Rudy Fernandez both playing for the Nuggets and former Nugget Raymond Felton playing a leading role with the Blazers.
BEST OF MAXIM
The former Blazers point guard is back in the Rose Garden tonight.
Andre Miller and the Nuggets had reason to smile Wednesday night after beating the Utah Jazz 117-100 in their home-opener at Pepsi Center. Miller had 12 assists and Nene scored 25 points as Denver improved to 2-0 heading into Thursday's game at Portland.
The former teammates, fellow North Carolina grads and good friends engage in a spirited point guard battle.
Nene leads the Nuggets as Andre Miller and Rudy Fernandez return to the Rose Garden after being traded in June.
Former Nuggets' point guard Raymond Felton made two huge plays down the stretch to lead the unbeaten Portland Trail Blazers past the previously unbeaten Nuggets 111-102 Thursday night at the Rose Garden.
PORTLAND, ore. — Former Nuggets point guard Raymond Felton made two huge plays down the stretch Thursday night to lead the unbeaten Portland Trail Blazers past the previously
The Blazers shot 51.9% from the floor and they outrebounded them 50-30, which explains the ease of victory in this game. Wesley Matthews (25 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 steal), Raymond Felton (23 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists) and Jamal Crawford (22 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 steal) led the way for the Trailblazers in this game. Gerald Wallace (13 points, 6...
Wesley Matthews had 25 points, including five 3-pointers in the second half, and the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Denver Nuggets 111-102 on Thursday night to stay undefeated after three games this season. Raymond Felton had 23 points, including a 3-pointer with 1:45 left as the Blazers pulled away from the Nuggets, who knotted the game at 98 midway through the fourth quarter.
In matchup of undefeated teams, the Portland Trail Blazers topped the Denver Nuggets by a final score of 111-102. These two Western Conference sleepers played a fantastic game that featured a lot of back of forth action. Don’t be surprised if the Blazers and Nuggets face each other in the 2012 NBA playoffs.
The Blazers, who were playing at home, were led by Wesley Matthews and...
It might not be apparent to the untrained eye, but we are all witnessing history this NBA season. No less than seven current NBA players are on the verge of some pretty lofty historical accomplishments this NBA campaign. Who are these players and what are they about to accomplish (and why is Andre Miller amongst them)? Read on.
All stats updated after Dec 27th games...