Top Seven Reasons to LOVE the Denver Nuggets Right Now

7. The Emergence of J.R. Smith

Sharpshooter JR Smith (AP Photo/David Zalubowski/ESPN.com)
Sharpshooter JR Smith (AP Photo/David Zalubowski/ESPN.com)

After a loss at the hands of JR Smith’s hot shooting and the Denver Nuggets, Deron Williams of Utah Jazz said it best, “Once he gets going offensively, he is one of the best players in the league.  He has unlimited range.”  In that game, JR Smith torched anyone trying to guard him.  On one play, he had a sweet turnaround and a three-point shot with taller Kyle Korver trying to guard him.  There was not a chance Korver could do anything but watch him hit the three right on him.  Watching JR Smith gets on a hot streak, it is a blast watching him make it rain or dunk on a fast break. Continue reading Top Seven Reasons to LOVE the Denver Nuggets Right Now

Denver Nuggets Beats Seattle Supersonics in 1994 Playoffs – The Greatest Upset in NBA History

Denver Nuggets' Dikembe Mutombo Shoots a Jumphook Over Sonics' Sam Perkins
Denver Nuggets' Dikembe Mutombo Shoots a Jumphook Over Sonics' Sam Perkins

This was just an unbelievable series to watch and a miraculous win.  I have been a die-hard Denver Nuggets fan ever since the day that we beat the Seattle Supersonics in the first round of the 1994 NBA Playoffs as an 8th seed beating the 1st seed. Continue reading Denver Nuggets Beats Seattle Supersonics in 1994 Playoffs – The Greatest Upset in NBA History

Nuggets Just Destroyed the Hornets – Denver wins by 58!

One photo says it all (AP Photo/Bill Haber/ESPN.com)
One photo says it all (AP Photo/Bill Haber/ESPN.com)

Did you watch the game?

I watched it on justin.tv.  ESPN and Star Sports were showing baseball and soccer, so this was the only place I could watch the game from Mongolia.  Every 3-4 sec the screen froze for a 1-2 sec, but it still was wonderful to watch the third Nuggets game and the first Nuggets playoff game in the last two years.  Just hearing the announcers and other people talk about the Nuggets was exciting.

Anyway, this game was just unbelievable.  I mean, I was just completely at loss for words.  WOW.  Continue reading Nuggets Just Destroyed the Hornets – Denver wins by 58!