The Denver Nuggets fell to the Sacramento Kings 106-98 on Saturday. Here are five observations from the game.

1. Turnovers, turnovers, turnovers

Perhaps it was an omen when the Nuggets committed a turnover at the start of the third quarter while assistant coach Micah Nori was giving an interview in which he stressed the necessity to limit them.

“The message was, ‘Take care of the basketball,'” Nori said, seconds before Willie Cauley-Stein intercepted a lazy cross-court pass and took it the other way for a dunk.

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Christian Clark is an Arlington, Texas, native who covers the Denver Nuggets for BSN Denver. Education: I graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism in December 2014 with an emphasis in print and digital news. Career: My work has been featured in the Fort Worth-Star Telegram, The Oklahoman and Columbia Missourian, and online at TexasFootball.com and Denverite.com. I came aboard at BSN Denver in November. Most memorable sports moment: Game 2 of the 2011 NBA Finals. The finest sports book I’ve ever read: Friday Night Lights by Buzz Bissinger. One sports movie I can’t live without: Tin Cup, do not @ me Most memorable experience as a reporter: Covering the Missouri football team’s boycott in 2015. It led to University of Missouri system president Tim Wolfe’s resignation and had so many other ripple effects. The sport that started it all: Basketball. My sports-watching memories kick in with those early-2000s Dallas Mavericks teams. They had bad hair and scored a lot of points. Shout-out to Nellie Ball.