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Six Nuggets for the number of 3s Nikola Jokic chucked up and missed in a 113-107 loss to the Charlotte Hornets on Friday. 1. The Nuggets are loaded at every position. Monte Morris is one of the best backup point guards in the league. Malik Beasley and Juancho Hernangomez have exceeded expectations filling in on the wings for Will Barton...

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A little less than two weeks ago, the Nuggets smacked the Magic by 25 points. Denver breezed to victory on the strength of its defense, holding Orlando to 40.5 percent shooting from the floor....

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Fifteen nuggets for 15 Nikola Jokic assists in a 106-103 win over the Toronto Raptors in Canada on Monday....

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First, the Denver Nuggets ran. Then they stumbled. Now they’re sprinting once again — though there were one or two missteps Friday....

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The pass was so on point, it caught Malik Beasley off guard. The bloodbath was already on Tuesday when Monte Morris, Beasley’s back court running mate, delivered a dart while falling out of bounds that surprised the player who only half a second earlier was calling for the ball with both hands raised in the air. Beasley hesitated before stroking…

To help you hear what we hear, BSN Denver is uploading uncut audio after Nuggets games this season. Here’s what was said by Michael Malone, Malik Beasley, Monte Morris, Jamal Murray and Paul Millsap following Denver’s 117-85 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday....

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Jamal Murray couldn’t resist....

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Eleven nuggets for every 3-pointer Russell Westbrook missed in a 105-98 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday....

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During the first three years of the Michael Malone era, the Denver Nuggets played some of the most porous defense in the NBA. They finished 23rd in defensive efficiency last season — an improvement from 25th- and 29th-place finishes from the first two years. The constant defensive breakdowns frustrated Malone to no end, and the Nuggets head coach never stopped harping…...

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Four Nuggets for every Mason Plumlee assist in a 112-87 rout of the Orlando Magic on Friday....

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Five Nuggets for number of steals (and stitches) Paul Millsap collected in a 103-101 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves....

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The last time the Nuggets faced the Bucks, Denver’s afternoon ended in a huff of smoke. In that Nov. 11 matchup, Bucks center Brook Lopez drained eight 3s and followed several of them with his “take a drag of a cigarette and throw it away” celebration as Milwaukee won a high-scoring game....

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Eight nuggets for the amount of times Anthony Davis got to the free throw line in the fourth quarter of a 125-115 loss. 1. Jrue Holliday cut through the Nuggets’ pick and roll coverage like an electric knife through a turkey. With eight minutes to go, Holliday breezed between Mason Plumlee and Jamal Murray, got to the rim and laid…...

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Four nuggets for the four offensive rebounds Juancho Hernangomez hauled in in a 138-93 rout of the Atlanta Hawks....

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Eight Nuggets for the number of words Nikola Jokic used to describe the third quarter of Denver’s 109-99 loss to the Houston Rockets on Tuesday....

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One area the Nuggets excelled in last season was not letting rough patches snowball. Three games was the longest losing skid the 2017-18 Nuggets incurred, a point of pride for head coach Michael Malone....

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Eight nuggets for each of Brook Lopez’s 3-point makes in a 121-114 Nuggets loss to the Bucks on Sunday at Pepsi Center. 1. Michael Malone called it “a comedy of errors.” With 5:36 to go, the Nuggets were in excellent position to ensure their two-game skid didn’t keep snowballing. Thanks to their bench mob, the Nuggets turned an 11-point deficit…...

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Five nuggets for every 3-point make the Nuggets could muster in a 112-110 loss the Brooklyn Nets on Friday at Pepsi Center....

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Nikola Jokic had a quiet shooting night against the Memphis Grizzlies. His lone field goal attempt of the night came as the final seconds of regulation were ticking off the clock. His game-winning 3-point attempt hit off the back rim....

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