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Jan 23

The Morning After: 8 takeaways following Denver Nuggets’ comeback win over Portland Trail Blazers

The Denver Nuggets secured a much-needed win Monday night over division-rival Portland, with Jamal Murray’s career-high 38 points fueling a 104-101 victory.

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Jan 23

Jamal Murray’s career-high 38 points propels Denver Nuggets to win over Portland Trail Blazers

Jamal Murray drove hard to the basket out of a timeout, absorbed the contact by Evan Turner and still pushed the ball into the basket. Then Murray calmly sank what turned out to be the game-winning free throw.

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Jan 22

Former Nugget Jusuf Nurkic has “no relationship” with Michael Malone, hopes his story with Denver is over

Nurkic was dealt from the Nuggets to Portland at last season’s trade deadline.

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Jan 21

Everything you need to know about Portland Trail Blazers at Denver Nuggets

Jusuf Nurkic returns to Denver for the first time since being dealt from the Nuggets to Portland at last season’s trade deadline.

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Dec 23

The Morning After: 8 takeaways from Denver Nuggets’ win at Portland Trail Blazers

Nikola Jokic exploded for 27 points, nine rebounds and six assists, and the Denver Nuggets notched a key 102-85 victory against the Trail Blazers Friday night.

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Dec 23

Mason Plumlee taking advantage of increased opportunity with Denver Nuggets

Plumlee has filled in admirably as a spot starter with the recent injuries to Paul Millsap and Nikola Jokic.

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Dec 21

Everything you need to know about Denver Nuggets at Portland Trail Blazers

The Nuggets are 5-12 on the road, including an 0-4 mark against Northwest Division opponents. They lost 99-82 in Portland on Nov. 13.

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Nov 14

The Morning After: 7 takeaways from Denver Nuggets’ loss to Portland Trail Blazers

The Denver Nuggets limped through their worst offensive performance of the season Monday night in a 99-82 road loss to the Portland Trail Blazers.

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Nov 14

Shooting woes doom Denver Nuggets in loss at Portland Trail Blazers

Following a 5-1 homestand that Malone described as “unbelievable,” the Nuggets’ early-season road woes continued. Denver (8-6) dropped to 2-4 away from the Pepsi Center and has not won at Portland since 2013.

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Nov 13

Denver Nuggets briefs: Nikola Jokic named Western Conference Player of the Week

Nuggets center Nikola Jokic was named the Western Conference player of the week Monday after averaging 22.7 points, 13.3 rebounds, 5.7 assists, 2.3 steals and 1.0 blocked shots in three victories

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Nov 13

Denver Nuggets at Portland Trail Blazers: How to watch, preview and more

Denver has won seven of its last nine games following an impressive 5-1 homestand, but is 2-3 in road contests.

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Nov 12

Denver Nuggets set to face Portland Trail Blazers for first time since late-season drama

When asked if matchups against Portland feel a little more personal, perhaps Will Barton’s deliberate pause said more than his words.

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Jul 17

Lakers overcome Lonzo Ball’s injury to beat Mavs in title game

Lonzo Ball’s bid for a third straight triple-double was short-circuited by a calf injury. The lead he helped the Los Angeles Lakers build while he was in the game proved to be just enough to top Dennis Smith Jr. and the Dallas Mavericks.

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Jun 23

The biggest winners and losers from the 2017 NBA draft

The 2017 NBA Draft was supposed to be wild and unpredictable. Instead, it turned out to go almost exactly according to plan.

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Jun 19

Derrick White on upcoming draft that will dictate basketball future: “I’m just going to try to enjoy the day.”

Derrick White will gather with his family at their home in Parker on Thursday to watch the NBA draft. He’ll be surrounded by friends, his longtime trainer and others who have been by his side as he’s forged an improbable path from entirely overlooked prospect to professional basketball player.

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Jun 15

2017 NBA mock draft 2.0: Is Lonzo Ball headed to the Lakers? Do the Nuggets take a gamble?

The quest for 29 teams in the NBA to start closing the massive gap between themselves and the champion Golden State Warriors begins with the rapidly approaching draft on June 22.

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Apr 23

Warriors take 3-0 series lead over Blazers with 119-113 win

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Stephen Curry wasn’t trying to be a hero. He just wanted the win.

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Apr 16

Durant shines in Golden State playoff debut in Game 1 win

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant patted his chest after two big baskets in the fourth quarter and let everybody know “I got this!” Stephen Curry knocked down a timely baseline 3-pointer, reached his hand high and gestured to further ignite a raucous sellout crowd.

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Nov 23

Portland Trail Blazers at Cleveland Cavaliers: TV channel, game preview, how to watch live stream

The Portland Trail Blazers visit the Cleveland on Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena.

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Nov 23

Derrick Rose, Kristaps Porzingis lead New York Knicks past Portland Trail Blazers, 107-103: Game rewind

Derrick Rose sunk a 15-footer over Moe Harkless with 6.4 seconds left and the Knicks held on for a four-point win.

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