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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 60% L 40%
6 4
  • Bucks @ Nuggets 121-114 L
  • Nets @ Nuggets 112-110 L
  • Nuggets @ Grizzlies 87-89 L
  • Celtics @ Nuggets 107-115 W
  • Jazz @ Nuggets 88-103 W
  • Nuggets @ Cavaliers 110-91 W
  • Nuggets @ Bulls 108-107 W
  • Pelicans @ Nuggets 111-116 W
  • Nuggets @ Lakers 114-121 L
  • Kings @ Nuggets 112-126 W

Next meetings

  • Houston(02-25-18) 119 - 114
  • Atlanta(01-10-18) 110 - 97
  • @New Orleans(12-06-17) 114 - 123
  • @Milwaukee(02-15-18) 134 - 123
  • @Minnesota(04-11-18) 106 - 112
  • Orlando(11-11-17) 107 - 125
  • @Oklahoma City(03-30-18) 126 - 125
  • L.A. Lakers(03-09-18) 116 - 125
  • @Portland(12-22-17) 102 - 85
  • @Toronto(03-27-18) 110 - 114
  • @Orlando(12-08-17) 103 - 89
  • @Charlotte(10-25-17) 93 - 110

Offense 2017-2018

Season Stats Rank
POINTS 9,020 25
FG% 0.470 21
3PFG% 0.371 24
FT% 0.767 13
RO 902 2

Defense 2017-2018

Season Stats Rank
POINTS AGAINST 8,899 9
FG% AG. 0.476 1
3PFG% AG. 0.378 1
FT% AG. 0.738 30
RD 2,748 20

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Player Roster

Draft

Season Overall Round Player Position School | Team
2017-2018 13 Round 1 Donovan Mitchell SG Louisville
2017-2018 19 Round 2 Vlatko Cancar SF KK Mega Leks (Serbia)
2017-2018 21 Round 2 Monte Morris PG Iowa St.

Team Stats 2017-2018

Offensive

GP GS P A PH FGA FGM FTA FTM 3PFGA 3PFG RO
75 73 1385 458 41 1010 504 313 266 280 111 195
81 80 1352 274 38 1062 479 253 229 436 165 82
81 40 1268 331 37 1028 465 226 182 422 156 70
67 65 1170 194 36 908 440 162 134 394 156 37
74 71 738 159 26 631 281 114 88 246 88 102

Defensive

GP GS RD B S TO FP FT
75 73 608 61 90 210 212 7
81 40 339 52 82 149 168 4
74 71 296 39 43 92 156 2
73 2 292 34 30 61 111 2
74 26 268 81 49 103 184 3

Stadium

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

Last Injuries

Denver Nuggets

  • Isaiah Thomas

    Hip
    Mid Dec | out

    Thomas is recovering from a right hip surgery and is expected to remain out of action until sometime in December.

  • Paul Millsap

    Ankle
    Prob Fri | probable

    Millsap is expected to suit up Friday against the Nets despite left ankle soreness.

  • Paul Millsap

    Ankle
    Prob Mon | probable

    Millsap is dealing with soreness in his left ankle but is expected to play Monday against the Celtics.

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