Originally posted on Red's Army  |  Last updated 3/17/12
                              Kenneth Faried showed everyone why he's called the "Manimal" tonight. Faried had 8 boards in his first 8 minutes, and 11 in the first half. He finished with a game-high 16 boards, and had more offensive rebounds (6) than the entire Celtics' squad's 4. Denver had 17 rebounds alone in the 1st quarter, and destroyed the older, slower C's on the glass 46-27 overall and 14-4 offensively. Denver is a deep team with a talented bench. The Celtics' lack of transition defense led to a flurry of Denver breakaway dunks and layups. Denver had 30 points off layups & dunks thru 3 quarters.  Just a solid offensive game up-and-down the roster for Denver. That's why the are 1st in the NBA in points-scored. Danilo Gallinari led the Nuggs with 20, and Faried put-in 18. Denver has a great bench-not superstar names, but guys with various skills that all contribute. They all chipped-in tonight; Al Harrington, a serious-contender for 6th man of the year, had 11 of the De...
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