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IF MICHAEL MALONE was a college professor, class participation would account for a large percentage of his students’ final grades. Malone’s film sessions, especially after a tough loss, can resemble a college lecture hall where Denver’s coach will survey the players who were on the court during a turnover or poor defensive sequence and ask what they were seeing as…

Rampant injuries up and down Denver’s roster combined with a hectic schedule haven’t allowed the Nuggets many chances to work out their kinks on their practice court over the last few weeks. Today, Denver was finally afforded that opportunity as Nuggets coach Michael Malone cautiously allowed his team to play in live 5-on-5 games during Sunday’s practice. “To allow our…...

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For Isaiah Thomas, nothing about his grueling 10-month rehab from season-ending hip surgery last March has been easy. But surely the most difficult chapter of his journey back to the court took place over the last few months as Thomas was restricted to watching his team surge to the top of the Western Conference standings from the sidelines in street clothes.…...

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Treveon Graham caught a pass from Shabazz Napier on the left wing early in Wednesday night’s fourth quarter, turned and faced the basket, looking a bit surprised that no Nuggets defender had rotated out to guard him at the three-point line. Graham rose and fired, and his triple splashed through the net as Denver bungled another switch on the perimeter. It…...

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Nikola Jokic won’t be getting too much rest during the upcoming All-Star break. Jokic, who was selected to his first All-Star game last week, was named Tuesday as a participant in the Taco Bells Skills Challenge at All-Star Weekend which runs from Feb 15-17 in Charlotte. Mike Conley, Luka Doncic, De’Aaron Fox, Kyle Kuzma, Jayson Tatum, Nikola Vucevic and Trae Young…...

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Six nuggets for the six offensive rebounds Andre Drummond collected in the Nuggets’ 129-103 loss to the Pistons. 1. The Nuggets got outplayed by the Pistons in every facet of Monday’s loss. Detroit outrebounded Denver 52-32. The Pistons made 16 threes to the Nuggets’ nine. Detroit beat Denver to 50-50 balls all night long. Andre Drummond shot 12-14 from the…...

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The Nuggets’ six-game win streak is over. Behind 27 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks from Andre Drummond, and 17 points off the bench from Stanley Johnson, the Pistons raced past the Nuggets 129-103, putting a stop to Denver’s second-longest win streak of the season. Down three starters — Jamal Murray, Gary Harris and Paul Millsap — the Nuggets held…...

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Nikola Jokic’s week started with a game-winning basket in Memphis that clinched a 95-92 Nuggets victory. Forty-eight hours later, he tallied 20 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists — his eighth triple-double of the season — in a 105-99 win over the Pelicans. Jokic was then named to his first All-Star game on Thursday before leading the Nuggets to a…...

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Whatever vacation plans Michael Malone had for this year’s All-Star break will have to be put on hold until the summer. Denver’s coach and his staff are heading to Charlotte in two weeks to work some overtime. The Nuggets beat the Timberwolves 107-106 Saturday in Minnesota, Denver’s sixth-straight victory and eighth win in its last nine games, clinching the best…...

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Michael Malone was forced to field questions about his job security following the disappointing end to Denver's 2017-18 season, where the Nuggets missed out on the playoffs by one game for the second consecutive year. Ten months later, Malone could be coaching in the All-Star game.

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To help you hear what we hear, BSN Denver is uploading uncut audio after Nuggets games this season. Here’s what was said by Torrey Craig, Monte Morris, Malik Beasley and Nikola Jokic following Denver’s 136-122 win over the Houston Rockets Friday.

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