Denver Nuggets Resiliency on Full Display in NBA Playoffs

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Coach Mike Malone’s team has fought their way to a second straight game seven in the 2020 playoffs. The Denver Nuggets have been written off and left for dead five or six times already in this postseason. Each time, the Nuggets’ resiliency is on full display and they find a way to survive another day. […] READ MORE


Denver Nuggets vs. Utah Jazz NBA Playoffs Preview

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Last Word on Pro Basketball is giving you an NBA Playoffs preview for each series as it begins inside the bubble. The stage is set in Orlando for the third-seeded Denver Nuggets and the sixth-seeded Utah Jazz to face off in the first round. Both teams are not at full strength, and consequently, each will […] READ MORE


Devin Vassell 2020 NBA Draft Profile

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Devin Vassell appeared on draft radars this season during the impressive Florida State run to an ACC Championship. He is an intriguing prospect but will definitely be a project at the next level. The question is, will he stay in the draft or come back to school? Devin Vassell 2020 NBA Draft Profile College Career […] READ MORE


Denver Nuggets All-Decade Team 2010s

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The Denver Nuggets have had an up and down 2010 decade. They started off by trading their franchise player in Carmelo Anthony to the New York Knicks, but they stayed relevant, making the playoffs the next three seasons without him. They won a franchise-record 57 games in 2013 but were bounced in the first round […] READ MORE


Denver Nuggets Could Cause Trouble for Teams in the Playoffs

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Everybody knows the contenders for the Finals this year. The Milwaukee Bucks are the class of the East. The Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers look like the teams to beat in the West. There is one team in the West that could be a sleeper pick to go to the Finals. The Denver […] READ MORE


Why the Denver Nuggets Offense is Struggling

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The Denver Nuggets offense is struggling. Last year, they were able to win in a shootout, usually due to a monster performance from Nikola Jokic. This year, however, the script has flipped. Denver is in the bottom 10 in points per game, but they are in the top five for points allowed and defensive rating, […] READ MORE


Michael Porter Jr: The X-Factor

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If you don’t remember, Michael Porter Jr. was the number one recruit in his high school class. He was almost a consensus number one overall draft pick in preseason mock drafts. Porter committed to the University of Missouri, but then had back surgery and missed all but three games. In the draft, he dropped to the […] READ MORE


Three NBA Trades to Shake Up the League

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One of the craziest summers in league history has come to a conclusion, but that doesn’t mean the wheeling and dealing is done quite yet. Three specific NBA trades could really shake the league up even more. Preseason teams begin action in nearly two weeks, and front offices are still figuring out whether or not […] READ MORE


Countdown to NBA Tip-Off: Denver Nuggets Season Preview

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Winning the Northwest Division in the 2018-19 season the Denver Nuggets are heading into next season as title contenders. The summer of 2019 Free-Agency created a major shift in the balance of power throughout the league. Instead of joining the bidding wars for super-star talent, the Nuggets invested from within. This season preview shows that […] READ MORE


The Denver Nuggets’ Solution at Small Forward

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In 2018-19, the Denver Nuggets had one traditional small forward on its roster – Torrey Craig. With Craig spending the majority of the previous season (2017-18) in the G-League, Head Coach Mike Malone was forced to be creative when addressing the wing position throughout the season. To begin the season, he went with Will Barton […] READ MORE