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


Atlantic Sun 2010s All-Decade Team

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The Atlantic Sun has been the source of some mid-major NCAA Tournament upsets over the past decade. Liberty upset Mississippi State last season. However, the most memorable was Florida Gulf Coast’s Sweet 16 run in 2013. The Eagles are relatively new to the league but have made a splash. They are just one of the […] 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


Portland Trail Blazers Fall to Denver Nuggets

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The Portland Trail Blazers put their 18-game home-opener winning streak on the line Wednesday Night with the Denver Nuggets in town. There was plenty to like as Portland started fast. However, they failed to take advantage of the opportunities Denver gave them, eventually falling short in front of 19,991 fans at Moda Center. Denver Nuggets […] 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