February 24, 2009 11:59 PM
As it currently stands, the Nuggets lead Northwest Division challengers Portland Trail Blazers by 1½ games and Utah by three games. Under the Doug Moe system, awarding plus-1 for a road win and minus-1 for a home loss, the Nuggets still have a comfortable cushion on both teams.
February 24, 2009 12:22 AM
The Nuggets are hoping Oklahoma City buys out big man Joe Smith, enabling Denver to pursue him. In the meantime, Johan Petro, a former Oklahoma City big man, has stepped up.
February 22, 2009 11:59 PM
An interesting development late Sunday in Milwaukee. It looked like free-agent big man Mikki Moore was going to decide on a new team by midnight, but his agent said that a final decision won't be made until Monday. Mark Bartelstein added that the Nuggets are still among the teams Moore is considering.
February 22, 2009 1:35 PM
In addition to their own record, the Nuggets are paying close attention to doings in Charlotte and Oklahoma City to see where they will pick in June's draft.
February 20, 2009 5:56 PM
Friday's death of Larry H. Miller, one of the NBA's most accessible owners, was sad news.
February 19, 2009 11:45 PM
Even with the tough economy, I thought NBA owners would still have an appetite for excitement at the trade deadline. Bold moves. Power shifts. All that corporate board room, rah-rah stuff. Instead, most contenders in both the East and West decided to save their money for a rainy day.
February 19, 2009 1:06 AM
Even forward Linas Kleiza remains with the Nuggets past Thursday's trade deadline, he faces an uncertain future in Denver.
February 18, 2009 12:46 AM
The Nuggets making a deal by Thursday's trade deadline seems even less likely after the weakening this week of West rivals New Orleans and Houston.
February 16, 2009 11:43 PM
It could help the Nuggets that Carmelo Anthony might be motivated by his All-Star snub and that he got rest during All-Star Weekend.
February 14, 2009 7:58 PM
Will Allen Iverson go to heaven or hell? That was debated during All-Star Weekend _ by Iverson himself.