The Denver Nuggets entered the final game of the 2017-2018 riding a six-game winning streak as a victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves would have sent them to the playoffs for the first time in five years. But a 112-106 overtime loss to the Timberwolves denied the Nuggets their chance at the postseason as Minnesota would [...]
X-Utah Jazz 51-31 (4) For anyone that ever wants to doubt that the Utah Jazz have what it takes needs to watch some film from last season's team. After losing small forward Gordon Hayward in free agency, the Jazz were expected to take a step back, but what ensued was a season where they became [...]
Will Michael Porter Jr. make all of the teams who passed on him in the NBA Draft eat crow?
The Denver Nuggets made strides this season, but it wasn't enough to end their playoff drought.
Will Nikola Jokic be able to carry the Denver Nuggets to the NBA Playoffs?
X-Oklahoma City Thunder 53-29 (3) The 2017-2018 NBA season proved to be a strange, but interesting one for the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Thunder had to deal with the notion that they no longer had the services of small forward Kevin Durant as after nine seasons with the franchise he decided to leave in free [...]
X-Portland Trailblazers 51-31 (4) After winning 51 games during the 2014-2015 NBA season, the 2015-2016 campaign was expected to be a down one for the Portland Trailblazers. The summer of 2015 saw the Trailblazers ravaged by departures which included power forward LaMarcus Aldridge joining the San Antonio Spurs and shooting guard Wes Matthews signing on [...]
Y-Oklahoma City Thunder 58-24 (2) The past five years years have seen the Oklahoma City Thunder emerge as a contender for the NBA Championship. But injuries put the Thunder in a bind last season as they missed the NBA Playoffs last year for the first time since 2009 in spite of the fact that they [...]
From his first day on the job with the Denver Nuggets was fighting a losing battle.
Two years ago the Denver Nuggets were flying high as they set a franchise record for wins in a regular season with 57. That season Nuggets general manager Masia Ujiri would be named as the NBA's Executive of the Year while head coach George Karl would be selected as the league's Coach of the Year. [...]