NBA Basketball

Denver Nuggets (47-22)


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vs. Ind
W 102-100
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@ Bos
W 114-105
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Den 39 - 40 Was
2nd Qtr 7:10
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@ NY
4:30 PM PT5:30 PM MT6:30 PM CT7:30 PM ET23:30 GMT7:30 4:30 PM MST6:30 PM EST3:30 UAE (+1)00:3019:30 ET5:30 PM CT22:30
@ Ind
2:00 PM PT3:00 PM MT4:00 PM CT5:00 PM ET21:00 GMT5:00 2:00 PM MST4:00 PM EST1:00 UAE (+1)22:0017:00 ET3:00 PM CT20:00

Nuggets look to keep pace with Warriors against Wizards

Having clinched a playoff spot last time out, the Denver Nuggets will work on improving their position when they visit the Washington Wizards on Thursday.

The Nuggets (47-22) have won four straight and are one-half game behind the Golden State Warriors for the top record in the Western Conference.

Denver rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat the Boston Celtics 114-105 on Monday night to clinch a playoff spot for the first time since 2012-13.

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Leaders
Points: Nikola Jokic20.3
Rebounds: Nikola Jokic10.7
Assists: Nikola Jokic7.5
FG%: Nikola Jokic50.9%
Steals: Nikola Jokic1.38
Blocks: Mason Plumlee0.94
Defense (Rank)
Points: 107.0 (6)
Rebounds: 41.8 (1)
Assists: 24.8 (18)
FG%: 45.8% (15)
FT%: 75.0% (2)
3P%: 34.2% (5)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 112.0 (15)
Rebounds: 46.7 (6)
Assists: 27.8 (2)
FG%: 46.9% (10)
FT%: 75.6% (20)
3P%: 35.6% (13)
Standings
Northwest Division
  W L Pct GB
x-Denver 47 22 .681 --
Portland 44 27 .620 4.0
Utah 42 29 .592 6.0
Oklahoma City 42 30 .583 6.5
Minnesota 32 39 .451 16.0
Full Standings
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
1/26/2019 Nikola Jokic Reinstate/Suspension
1/25/2019 Nikola Jokic League Suspension One game for leaving the bench
12/30/2018 Nick Young Waived
12/16/2018 Brandon Goodwin Signed as Free Agent Two-way contract
12/16/2018 DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell Waived
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Injuries
Date Player Status
7/18/2018 Michael Porter Jr. Back surgery
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