Entries Tagged as 'Denver Nuggets'

Phoenix Suns 110, Denver Nuggets 100 — Nightmare matchup no longer

November 13th, 2012 · 15 Comments

PHOENIX — As the Phoenix Suns grew older the past two seasons, the lightning quick Denver Nuggets turned into a nightmare matchup for the team. As such the Suns entered tonight’s contest against Denver having lost six in a row to the Nuggets by a combined 15.3 points per game dating back to November of […]

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Preview: Denver Nuggets (4-3) at Phoenix Suns (3-4)

November 12th, 2012 · 7 Comments

Phoenix Suns 110, Denver Nuggets 100 In a game between two teams that in recent years have been the speed burners of the NBA, poor shooting has so far been the lingering problem for each. Monday night’s game between the Denver Nuggets and the Phoenix Suns in US Airways Center will be about which team […]

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Michael Beasley teases Suns with brilliant performance in preseason finale victory over Denver

October 27th, 2012 · 21 Comments

PHOENIX — Michael Beasley still looks at him like he’s crazy when he says it, but tonight provided ample evidence as to why Alvin Gentry wants Beasley to take about 18-20 shots for every 30 minutes of playing time. Granted the last thing the Suns’ head coach wants is for Beasley to become a chucker, […]

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Denver Nuggets 118, Phoenix Suns 107 — Playoff hopes subluxed

April 21st, 2012 · 14 Comments

PHOENIX — For a half the Phoenix Suns were every bit the equal of the Denver Nuggets, going basket for basket with them in a back-and-forth opening 24 minutes that severely taxed the scoreboard operator’s trigger finger. But after losing Channing Frye to a shoulder subluxation late in the first half, the Nuggets opened the […]

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Preview: Denver Nuggets (34-28) at Phoenix Suns (33-30)

April 21st, 2012 · 5 Comments

Denver Nuggets 118, Phoenix Suns 107 PHOENIX — Phoenix Suns head coach Alvin Gentry won’t call anything a must-win. He despises the term, thinks it’s a silly mantra. “I don’t like the term … you know what I’m talking about,” he said after the Suns beat the Clippers. “I won’t go there. These must-win things, […]

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Denver Nuggets 105, Phoenix Suns 99 — Devastating collapse

April 6th, 2012 · 18 Comments

If the Phoenix Suns are ultimately unable to do the unthinkable and sneak into the playoffs, Friday night’s 105-99 loss to the Denver Nuggets will be forever viewed as — like Katy Perry so eloquently put it — the one that got away. With their backs against the wall and their postseason hopes more or […]

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