NBA Basketball

Denver Nuggets (10-3)


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vs. Bkn 
W 101-93
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@ Mem 
W 131-114
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vs. Hou 
W 105-95
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vs. Bos 
6:00 PM PT7:00 PM MT8:00 PM CT9:00 PM ET2:00 GMT10:00 7:00 PM MST8:00 PM CST9:00 PM EST6:00 UAE (+1)03:0021:00 ET8:00 PM CT0:00
vs. Pho 
5:00 PM PT6:00 PM MT7:00 PM CT8:00 PM ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 PM MST7:00 PM CST8:00 PM EST5:00 UAE (+1)02:0020:00 ET7:00 PM CT23:00

Celtics will try to solve Nuggets' tough defense

The Denver Nuggets successfully slowed down James Harden and will now to look to trip up the visiting Boston Celtics on Friday night.

Denver is looking for its eighth win in nine games and has been riding its sturdy defense.

The Nuggets are 7-0 when holding teams under 100 after producing a 105-95 home win over Houston on Wednesday. Denver became the first team to hold the Rockets under 100 this season, and it limited Harden to 27 to drop his league-leading average to 38.4.

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Leaders
Points: Jamal Murray18.5
Rebounds: Nikola Jokic9.0
Assists: Nikola Jokic5.8
FG%: Paul Millsap48.8%
Steals: Jamal Murray1.54
Blocks: Torrey Craig0.92
Defense (Rank)
Points: 102.3 (3)
Rebounds: 46.6 (20)
Assists: 24.2 (19)
FG%: 42.9% (7)
FT%: 73.7% (3)
3P%: 32.0% (5)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 106.8 (23)
Rebounds: 46.5 (13)
Assists: 26.0 (8)
FG%: 44.2% (22)
FT%: 73.9% (24)
3P%: 35.9% (12)
Standings
Northwest Division
  W L Pct GB
Denver 10 3 .769 --
Utah 9 5 .643 1.5
Minnesota 8 7 .533 3.0
Oklahoma City 5 9 .357 5.5
Portland 5 11 .313 6.5
Full Standings
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/18/2019 Tyler Zeller Waived
10/17/2019 Tyler Cook Waived
10/9/2019 Elijah Millsap Waived
10/4/2019 Elijah Millsap Signed as Free Agent
9/15/2019 Tyler Zeller Signed as Free Agent
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Injuries
Date Player Status
10/7/2019 Bol Bol Sore foot
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