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Even now, when his season has started with a bang, when it's obvious Al Harrington has crafted a Superman-esque physique, there is a long pause when he's asked how much he weighs.
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<a href="http://www.mogreet.com/moshare/it/" class="moshare-button" data-message="Nuggets rookie Kenneth Faried got his first NBA points in style last night, finishing the globetrotters like over the back lob from Rudy Fernandez.
If you remember, the 6'8" forward from Morehead State made a splash in last year's NCAA tournament with some...
Oh boy, the Kings are in town! I figure something along those lines must’ve crossed each Nugget’s mind prior to this evening’s game, because a visit from Sacramento has been synonymous with showtime lately.
Coming into tonight’s contest, the Queens ranked 29th in the league in points allowed… and that’s just the tip of the iceberg. These guys had surrendered...
Al Harrington scored 15 points, Rudy Fernandez had 12 points to go with eight assists, and the Denver Nuggets won their third straight by beating the Sacramento Kings 110-83 Wednesday night.
Denver Nuggets forward Nene is out of Friday's game against the Washington Wizards with a bruised right heel. Nene previously missed three games with a bruised left foot.
Coach George Karl said he expects Nene to play against former teammate Carmelo Anthony when the Nuggets visit the New York Knicks on Saturday night.
Kosta Koufos will start in Nene's place and Timofey...
Denver - George Karl is not afraid to go the unconventional route if he thinks it will help his team win a game.
So when the Denver Nuggets coach decided to use 6-foot-9, 250-pound forward Al Harrington to defend 7-foot, 260-pound Milwaukee Bucks center Andrew Bogut in the fourth quarter Monday night, it was not a huge surprise.
And Karl's tactic worked to perfection as Harrington...
While Los Angeles may be "Lob City" with Chris Paul throwing oops to high flyers like Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan, perhaps the best lob of the early NBA season came tonight from Rudy Fernandez of the Denver Nuggets. Fernandez had quite the journey this offseason to Denver from Real Madrid via Dallas, but could turn out to be a solid addition for the high powered Nuggets...
The Nuggets are catching breaks like Rudy Fernandez alley-oops.
Due to contract negotiations, Nuggets shooting guard Arron Afflalo didn't have much practice time before the start of the 2011-12 season. Afflalo is off to a slow start as he works his way into shape but believes he isn't far from regaining the form that helped him become one of Denver's most indispensible players.
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Denver Nuggets vs San Antonio Spurs Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Denver when they hit take on the Spurs on Saturday in pro hoops betting action.
The Nuggets will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 7-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Spurs are 4...
Danilo Gallinari scored 23 points and the Denver Nuggets went on a 19-0 run spanning the end of the third quarter and the start of the fourth, beating the New Orleans Hornets 96-88 on Friday night.
ON THE COURT
PLAYER OF THE GAME: Al Harrington defended the much taller Andrew Bogut for the entire fourth quarter and did some damage on the offensive end, scoring 17 points and grabbing eight rebounds to pace the Nuggets' victory.
PLAY OF THE GAME: Harrington was able to push Bogut enough out of his sweet spot that the Bucks center missed a right-handed hook for the potential...