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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
  • Nuggets @ Grizzlies 131-114 W
  • Nets @ Nuggets 93-101 W
  • Hawks @ Nuggets 125-121 L
  • Nuggets @ Timberwolves 100-98 W
  • 76ers @ Nuggets 97-100 W
  • Heat @ Nuggets 89-109 W
  • Nuggets @ Magic 91-87 W
  • Nuggets @ Pelicans 107-122 L
  • Mavericks @ Nuggets 109-106 L
  • Nuggets @ Kings 101-94 W

Next meetings

  • Houston(02-01-19) 122 - 136
  • Boston(11-05-18) 107 - 115
  • Phoenix(10-25-19) 107 - 108
  • Washington(03-31-19) 95 - 90
  • @Sacramento(10-28-19) 101 - 94
  • L.A. Lakers(11-27-18) 85 - 117
  • @New York(03-22-19) 111 - 93
  • @Boston(03-18-19) 114 - 105
  • @Brooklyn(02-06-19) 130 - 135
  • @Philadelphia(02-08-19) 110 - 117
  • Portland(10-17-19) 104 - 110
  • Oklahoma City(02-26-19) 112 - 121

Offense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
POINTS 1,283 1
FG% 0.440 6
3PFG% 0.361 20
FT% 0.751 10
RO 129 21

Defense 2019-2020

Season Stats Rank
POINTS AGAINST 1,235 30
FG% AG. 0.429 24
3PFG% AG. 0.320 26
FT% AG. 0.735 28
RD 427 27

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Draft

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

    Abdominal
    Prob Mon | probable

    Barton is dealing with an abdominal issue, but is likely to be available against Memphis on Monday.

  • Will Barton

    Groin
    Prob Sun | probable

    Barton is dealing with left adductor tightness, but he is expected to face the Grizzlies on Sunday.

  • Malik Beasley

    Illness
    Prob Sun | probable

    Beasley has missed the last two games with an illness, but the symptoms will likely subside in time for Sunday's contest against the Grizzlies.

  • Jerami Grant

    Finger
    Prob Thurs | probable

    Grant suffered a sprained left index finger in the previous game but is projected to take the court for Thursday's battle versus the Nets.

  • Gary Harris

    Ankle
    Prob Fri | probable

    Harris departed the last game with a left ankle sprain, but he is expected to draw back into the lineup against the 76ers on Friday.

  • Paul Millsap

    Head
    Prob Fri | probable

    Millsap left the previous game due to a forehead laceration, but it is anticipated that he will play Friday against the 76ers.