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Denver Nuggets

The Denver Nuggets are an American professional basketball team based in Denver, Colorado. The Nuggets are a member of the Northwest Division of the Western Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA). The team was founded as the Denver Larks in 1967 as a charter franchise of the American Basketball Association (ABA) but changed its name to Rockets before the first season. It changed its name again to the Nuggets in 1974, and played for the final ABA Championship title in 1976, losing to the New York Nets. The team joined the NBA in 1976 after the ABA–NBA merger and has had some periods of success, qualifying for the playoffs in nine consecutive seasons in the 1980s and doing the...

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Past 10 meetings

W 70% L 30%
7 3
  • Lakers @ Nuggets 120-116 L
  • Spurs @ Nuggets 120-127 W
  • Nuggets @ Suns 117-108 W
  • Nuggets @ Jazz 98-95 W
  • Trail Blazers @ Nuggets 99-127 W
  • Nuggets @ Pistons 123-128 L
  • Nuggets @ Bucks 127-115 W
  • Jazz @ Nuggets 100-106 W
  • Nuggets @ Grizzlies 96-104 L
  • Rockets @ Nuggets 110-117 W

Next meetings

  • @Oklahoma City(03-29-19) 115 - 105
  • Minnesota(12-20-19) 100 - 109
  • Detroit(03-26-19) 92 - 95
  • @L.A. Clippers(10-10-19) 111 - 91
  • Toronto(12-16-18) 86 - 95
  • Golden State(01-15-19) 142 - 111
  • @Charlotte(12-07-18) 107 - 113
  • @Cleveland(11-01-18) 110 - 91
  • Milwaukee(11-11-18) 121 - 114
  • @Dallas(01-08-20) 107 - 106
  • @San Antonio(04-25-19) 103 - 120
  • @L.A. Lakers(12-22-19) 128 - 104

Offense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
POINTS 6,074 14
FG% 0.465 21
3PFG% 0.357 15
FT% 0.777 16
RO 607 5

Defense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
POINTS AGAINST 5,867 22
FG% AG. 0.457 16
3PFG% AG. 0.342 28
FT% AG. 0.750 28
RD 1,861 20

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Season Overall Round Player Position School | Team
2018-2019 14 Round 1 Michael Porter Jr. PF Missouri
2018-2019 13 Round 2 Justin Jackson PF Maryland
2018-2019 28 Round 2 Thomas Welsh C UCLA

Stadium

Pepsi Center
Denver, Colorado, USA.
Capacity: 19,155

Last Injuries

Denver Nuggets

  • Will Barton

    Knee
    Ques Fri | questionable

    Barton has missed the last four games due to inflammation in his right knee, and it is uncertain if he will draw back into the lineup Friday against the Thunder.

  • Michael Porter Jr.

    Ankle
    Out indefinitely | out

    Porter Jr. is sidelined with a twisted right ankle, and a timetable for return has yet to be established.

  • Jamal Murray

    Ankle
    Prob Wed | probable

    Murray is expected to face the Lakers on Wednesday despite tweaking his right ankle in the previous game.

  • PJ Dozier

    Hip
    Prob Wed | probable

    Dozier is projected to be in Wednesday's lineup versus the Lakers despite a right hip contusion.

  • Gary Harris

    Groin
    Prob Mon | probable

    Harris is projected to play against the Spurs on Monday despite right adductor tightness.

  • Paul Millsap

    Knee
    Prob Sat | probable

    Millsap is out of commission with a left knee contusion, but it is likely he will rejoin the lineup Saturday against the Suns.

  • Jerami Grant

    Ankle
    Prob Sat | probable

    Grant was held out of the previous game due to a right ankle sprain, but it is expected he will be active against the Suns on Saturday.

  • Gerald Green

    Foot
    Mid May | out

    Green is expected to be out of action until at least the middle of May after having surgery to repair a left cuneiform fracture.