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White has career-high 36 points, Spurs beat Nuggets 118-108

Apr. 19, 2019 12:38 AM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — San Antonio point guard Derrick White was screaming, flexing and stomping around the court after almost every basket against Denver. It was completely out of character for White, but the mild-mannered point guard has never been in this situation before. White had a career-high 36 points...

Mitchell scores 46, Jazz beat Nuggets 118-108

Apr. 10, 2019 1:52 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell got fired up after being told he wasn't playing good enough. Mitchell matched his career high with 46 points and led the Utah Jazz to a 118-108 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night. Mitchell was 14 of 26 from the field and 13 of 16 from the free-throw...

Raptors' Siakam makes his case as NBA's most improved player

Apr. 8, 2019 1:35 PM EDT

Pascal Siakam confidently launches shots he may not have dared attempt in previous seasons. He makes plays during times of the game when he would have been sitting on the bench. The Toronto Raptors forward might be the leading candidate for the most improved player award and he'd like to win it. But he's already...

Nuggets rout Spurs 113-85; Popovich ejected after 63 seconds

Apr. 4, 2019 12:52 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets ran San Antonio right off the court. Long before, the officials ran Gregg Popovich. Nikola Jokic scored 20 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and dished out nine of Denver's season-high 41 assists as the Nuggets routed San Antonio 113-85 on Wednesday night in a game in which the...

Wizards limit Nuggets to 28 2nd-half points in 95-90 win

Apr. 1, 2019 12:00 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic was bloodied early, upset late, and ultimately boiled over at a critical time for the Denver Nuggets. It wasn't what the cold-shooting Nuggets needed in the heat of a playoff race. Jokic shook off a bloody nose in the first quarter but his temper at a non-call got him ejected...

Harden's 38 helps Rockets cruise past Nuggets 112-85

Mar. 28, 2019 11:06 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Known for their high-powered offense, the Houston Rockets downed the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night with a big defensive performance. "We played great defense tonight," coach Mike D'Antoni said. "If we can do that, then I don't care who's out there." James Harden scored 38 points and the...

Murray saves Nuggets from collapse in 95-92 win over Pistons

Mar. 27, 2019 1:05 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — On a positive note, Jamal Murray came through in the clutch for the Denver Nuggets. On a negative one, Murray needed to come through in the clutch after they nearly squandered a 27-point lead. Murray scored 33 points, including six in the final minute, and the Nuggets held off the Detroit...

Jokic leads balanced Nuggets effort in 113-108 win over Wiz

Mar. 21, 2019 10:31 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Denver Nuggets coach Michael Malone didn't know how his team would respond to clinching its first playoff berth in six years. So far, so good. Nikola Jokic had 15 points and 11 assists, and the Nuggets used a balanced offense to edge the fading Washington Wizards 113-108 on Thursday night...

Millsap's floater leads Nuggets to 102-100 win over Pacers

Mar. 17, 2019 12:45 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic has made a habit of bailing the Denver Nuggets out of bad situations. His teammates returned the favor. Paul Millsap hit a left-handed layup with 7 seconds remaining after Jokic was ejected late in the fourth quarter for arguing and the Nuggets moved to the verge of their first...

Thompson returns with 39, Warriors bounce back, beat Nuggets

Mar. 9, 2019 1:44 AM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors hardly expect to fix every flaw in one night. Beating Denver in dominant fashion certainly provided a positive first step. The two-time defending champions showed some of that swagger again. "Pride," coach Steve Kerr said. Klay Thompson returned from a...