Found December 15, 2011 on All Things Nuggets:
PLAYERS: George Karl
TEAMS: Denver Nuggets
The NBA lockout had a crazy effect on the 2011-12 season, notably the shortened and condensed 66-game season and the shortened and condensed practice and preparation for it. Still George Karl and the latest edition of the Denver Nuggets are upbeat: brightcove.createExperiences();

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