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 Nuggets : Denver Nuggets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The Denver Nuggets are one of the four ABA teams that became a NBA franchise following the merger of NBA and ABA.
The Nuggets in their early years of existence struggled to make a championship game but their efforts went in vain.
A Denver Nuggets' source said Sunday that Earl Boykins appears to be on the trading block and that chances are...
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 Denver Nuggets (original) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Denver Nuggets trace their roots back to 1938 when the original amateur Nuggets were formed as a member of the Amateur Athletic Union.
Led by player/coach "Jumping Jack" McCracken, the Nuggets were one of the most powerful amateur athletic basketball teams in the country, winning the 1939 AAU championship and losing the 1940 championship to the Phillips 66ers of Oklahoma.
When Denver's second major pro basketball franchise, the Denver Rockets, endeavored to join the NBA, a contest was held in 1974 to give the team a new nickname since the NBA already had the Houston Rockets.
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 Denver Nuggets (1967-Present)
As the season began the Nuggets had a brand new arena and an uncertain future as the ABA was on its last legs with the league down to 7 teams after 2 teams folded earl y in the season.
However on defense the Nuggets left a lot to be desired allowing a league worse 122.3 ppg while finishing in 4th place with a record of 37-45 and missing the playoff for the second straight season.
As always teams who rebuild often take their lumps and the Nuggets with new Coach Paul Westhead were not any different enduring a wretched season in which they finished with a league worse 20-62 record, along the way the Nuggets allowed 130.8 ppg setting a new record for NBA defensive generosity.
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 13. Denver Nuggets
Denver has lacked a point guard to run the team in the half court offense; Pack is (mostly) dynamite on the break.
He came to Denver as a free agent (was originally drafted by Chicago) and managed to stick with the team for the season.
Denver had the luxury of not having to start, and play, Rogers a lot in his first year (unlike Ellis), and his playing time was initially minimal: R.Williams was playing well, and Rogers was struggling, making mistakes and (probably to his detriment) getting immediately pulled from the game.
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 NBA Game Summary - Denver At Dallas - NBA - Denver Nuggets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Dallas scorched the Nuggets for 41 points in the first quarter, and Denver was never able to fight back into the game.
Denver managed to break to within 10 points late in the fourth quarter, but Dallas quickly popped its lead back out to double-figures, closing with a 15- point victory.
Denver's 90-point night was its lowest offensive output of the season, and Anthony's 18 points were the second-lowest he has scored this season...Denver shot 38.3 percent (33-86) from the field, and managed to hit only 3-of-15 three-pointers, a 20-percent performance...The Mavs were without Austin Croshere and Jerry Stackhouse, who are both listed as day-to-day.
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 Denver Nuggets Tickets - Nuggets NBA Tickets - Basketball Ticket Broker
The Denver Nuggets are a professional basketball team and one of seven teams in the Midwest Division of the Western Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA).
The current Denver Nuggets franchise traces its roots to the Denver Rockets, a team that entered the ABA in the late sixties.
In 1974 the Denver Nuggets was the new moniker and new Coach Larry Brown was the new Captain.
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 Denver Nuggets Tickets - Denver Nuggets Schedule
The Denver Nuggets were one of the worst ranked teams in 3-pointers and guards Andre Miller and Earl Boykins do not have a strong perimeter game.
Finally, after the Denver Nuggets were eliminated from the playoffs, GM Kiki Vandeweghe contract was not extended by the organization.
The two sides have decided to part ways after the Denver Nuggets did not pass the first round of the playoffs for three years in a row.
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 Denver Nuggets/Seattle SuperSonics NBA recap on ESPN
When he left the game, the Sonics led 85-59 and Nuggets forward Antonio McDyess was in the locker room because of back spasms.
Denver, which arrived in Seattle as a.500 team, was led by Raef LaFrentz's 15 points and 10 rebounds.
The Sonics were in front 50-40 at halftime after taking a 42-30 lead with 4:06 left on an 11-0 run that was capped by a three-point play by Vin Baker, who ended up with 13 points and nine rebounds.
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 denver_nuggets
The Nuggets are perhaps the best running team in the NBA, so the match up should be interesting to watch with the Clippers' defense -- a weakness during their losing days – becoming there strength.
Denver, which will visit the New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets on Saturday in the finale of the swing, is 16-17 on the road this season.
The Nuggets shot a Pepsi Center-record 64 percent from the floor, outrebounded Memphis 41-21 and blocked 11 shots to the Grizzlies' two.
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 Denver Nuggets Tickets NBA Basketball Ticket - Cheap Denver Nuggets Tickets Broker   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
From the moment the Nuggets drafted Carmelo Anthony with the third overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft, there was a new buzz around the city of Denver.
The Nuggets as team pulled-off the biggest win/loss turnaround in NBA history for a team that had won less than 20 games the previous season.
The Nuggets met the top-seeded Minnesota Timberwolves in the opening round of the 2003-04 NBA Playoffs.
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 Denver Nuggets Playoff Tickets at StubHub!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The Denver Nuggets have been eliminated from the chase for the 2006 NBA Championship.
Denver Nugget playoff tickets are back as a regular item in both the NBA tickets and sports tickets markets in Colorado.
Denver is one of the great sports towns in the United States, so there is plenty of room for NBA tickets within the sports tickets market.
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 ESPN.com - NBA - Nuggets fire Bzdelik, promote assistant Cooper
DENVER -- Denver Nuggets general manager Kiki Vandeweghe fired coach Jeff Bzdelik in the midst a lackluster season that started with so much promise.
He took over one of the league's worst teams in 2002 and though the Nuggets tied for the worst record his first year, they were much better defensively and became known for their hardworking ways.
Denver improved 26 games to 43-39 in the sixth-best turnaround in league history, reaching the playoffs for the first time in nine years.
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 The Nugg Doctor
The Nuggets will sorely miss his alley-oop passing and his never tiring motor that was the energy propelling this team for the last three and a half years.
Denver’s answer to losing one thirty-point scorer is to supplement their offense by acquiring the only other thirty-point scorer in the league.
Luckily for the Nuggets Nation the more favorable outcome become reality and the Nuggets gave the Wizards the L. It was a gutsy win all the way around and was the best case scenario considering all the distractions and short handedness of the situation.
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 Latest Denver Nuggets News – Examiner.com
28 mins ago - Allen Iverson was traded by the 76ers to the Denver Nuggets, a person in the NBA with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press.
16 hrs ago - The NBA came down hard on the New York Knicks and the Denver Nuggets, and none of the brawlers was spared.
20 hrs ago - The NBA came down hard on the New York Knicks and the Denver Nuggets, and none of the brawlers was spared.
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 Denver Nuggets News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Denver Nuggets news continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
NEW YORK The NBA came down hard on the New York Knicks and the Denver Nuggets, and none of the brawlers was spared.
Despite having their top two scorers suspended until January, the Denver Nuggets used a big first quarter and 29 points from Earl Boykins, on the way to a 117-108 win over the Washington Wizards.
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 FOX Sports - NBA - Denver Nuggets Team Front
News: With the Nuggets severly shorthanded because of suspensions, Earl Boykins came off the bench with a season-high 29 points, seven rebounds and six assists in a win against the Wizards Monday night.
The Nuggets are going to need some offense the 5'5" speedster is definitely a capable scorer.
Nuggets coach George Karl strongly criticizes Isiah Thomas after Isiah's remarks concerning what may have sparked the brawl.
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 Pro Sports Daily: Denver Nuggets News
Denver Post columnist Mark Kiszla: "But in banning Anthony for what amounts to 30 days on the NBA calendar, it would be naive to think the league was only policing the game.
Denver Post: "Minutes before, he had sent equipment man Sparky Gonzalez into the locker room to gather the jerseys of suspended stars Carmelo Anthony and J.R. Smith.
Denver Post: "With suspensions to deal with, the Nuggets have a pushed the pause button on any Allen Iverson talks, according to an NBA source.
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 Denver Nuggets Tickets : Denver Nuggets Tickets on Sale at Tickco.com
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 Denver Nuggets | NBA Basketball at CBS SportsLine.com
Philadelphia's Allen Iverson has been traded to the Denver Nuggets, a person in the NBA with knowledge of the deal told the Associated Press.
The Philadelphia Inquirer is reporting that the 76ers have dealt Allen Iverson to Denver for Andre Miller, Joe Smith and two 2007 first-round draft picks.
The Nuggets had interest in Allen Iverson over the summer, and his arrival now would boost them into the conversation in the crowded West.
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 Remember the ABA: Denver Nuggets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The league had dwindled to 7 teams, eliminating the divisions and providing an all-star matchup borrowed from the old NHL: a single team (the Nuggets, ostensibly because they were in first place but actually because the game was already scheduled for Denver) would play the rest of the league's All-Stars.
The Nuggets were the franchise that opened up McNichols and really helped put Denver on the map as a professional sports city.
But I can honestly say my favorite Nuggets days were their late ABA/early NBA years because they were such a strong team then, and so talented.
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 Denver Nuggets - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the original defunct Denver Nuggets, see Denver Nuggets (original).
They tied for the worst record in the NBA in 2002-03 with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
In Strong Bad's character video on HomestarRunner.com, he states that he will accept Denver Nuggets as payment when the title character asks for a high-five.
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 USATODAY.com - Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
DENVER NUGGETS TEAM REPORT *Denver Nuggets Team Report* ---------------------------- Streak: Lost 8 Last Result: 89-84 loss vs. Houston, April 16 The Nuggets closed their season with eight straight losses, including four in a row at home.
Denver's 17-65 mark was the second-worst in franchise annals to the 11-71 debacle in the 1997-98 campaign.
Denver used 34 different starting lineups this season.
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 Denver Nuggets News and Rumors
My fingers are crossed that the tight lipped Nuggets management have something else up their sleeves in the near future.
Lord knows there were plenty of reporters in Denver who would have loved to ignore what was actually going on at the DLC meeting and instead written about intra-party fights, and plenty of bloggers and other DLC-detractors who would have loved to pile on.
But anybody who was actually in Denver will agree that the big message was that Democrats need principled big ideas to take full advantage of the ongoing disaster of Republican misgovernment.
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 DenverPost.com - Nuggets
The Nuggets have acquired seven-time all-star Allen Iverson from Philadelphia in a multi-player trade.
All contents Copyright 2006 The Denver Post or other copyright holders.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed for any commercial purpose.
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 Denver Nuggets, NBA Team Valuations - Forbes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
After a sluggish start to the season, the Nuggets won 32 of their last 40 games before falling to the eventual champion Spurs in the playoffs.
Denver Nuggets mascot "Rocky" the mountain lion does a back flip off the scorer's table, in his first game since being injured, when the Nuggets hosted the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday, Dec. 20, 1995, in Denver's McNichols Sports Arena.
Rocky was making his first appearance since he injured his back while trying to dunk a basketball eight weeks ago.
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 Denver Nuggets Tickets : Nuggets Basketball Ticket @ BuySellTix
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 Dime Magazine's Blog - FOX Sports Blogs
Denver got the worst of the punishment: Carmelo is out for 15 games, J.R. Smith is out for 10, and Nene got one game for leaving the bench during the fight.
And yet, the Nuggets still managed to put 117 points on the board, getting a W at home over the Wizards.
The Nuggets have made a habit of blowing fourth-quarter leads, which their announcers made obvious when Denver played Charlotte: they sounded terrified that the Nuggets were ahead at the end of three.
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 THE OFFICIAL SITE OF THE DENVER NUGGETS
Nuggets center Marcus Camby helps promote the Qwest Leadership Challenge, a volunteer program for high school athletes in Colorado.
Nuggets guard Yakhouba Diawara joined Nuggets Strength and Conditioning Coach Steve Hess at Mad Greens restaurant in Cherry Creek on Dec. 7 as a part of the Nuggets Eat Right!
Diawara and Hess made healthy salads for students from Dora Moore Elementary School in Denver.
www.nba.com /nuggets   (241 words)

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