Denver's the 29th-ranked defense in the league this year and allowing their opponent to shoot on average 48.0 percent from the field and 37.9 percent from three, both percentages which also clock in as the second-worst marks league-wide.
"They know definitely what they're missing", Nurkic said. Portland plays six of its eight games at home, with four coming against teams now in the playoff field. They have been one of the hottest teams this past month (12-3 during the month of March). In that scenario, the Nuggets would finished with a better record and would need the tiebreaker, but all of that is irrelevant as the Blazers took care of business with their victory Tuesday night. While that is reassuring for Rockets fans, it does give the team some doubt going into tonight's matchup in Portland. Safe to say, the Blazers got the right end of the trade, right?
If the Nuggets, yelling encouragement or talking trash at every shot, were still down after a crushing loss in Portland on Tuesday night that put a massive dent in their playoff hopes, they weren't showing it.
Since ascending to the role of starting point guard, Tyler Ulis has faced the likes of Goran Dragic, Isaiah Thomas, Kemba Walker, and Chris Paul. The Bosnian Bear has averaged 15 points and 10.4 boards since the transaction, providing much-needed help in the middle. He's a more than capable passer.
Anti-allergy medicine EpiPen recall expands to US
The problems could be potentially life-threatening, although Mylan described the incidence of the defects as "extremely rare". The recall doesn't include the authorized generic version of the EpiPen that Mylan introduced in December .
April the giraffe showing signs of contractions
The latest update , which came on Thursday, March 30, stated that April's behavior "is very off from normal demeanor". In case you missed it, Animal Adventure Park owner Jordan Patch offered a few updates and FAQ's on April last week.
USA bans large electronics on flights, affecting Middle East
The US ban affects eight countries - Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Qatar, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. France's aviation authority said it was conducting a "risk assessment", but the government had yet to decide how to proceed.
Ted Cruz could have a fight on his hands in 2018
Democrats need to defend 25 seats in 2018, including 10 in states that President Trump carried in the 2016 election. Before he began working in Washington, he served as a member of the El Paso City Council from 2005-2011.
Spacewalking astronauts lose piece of shielding, floats away
The duo will be assisted by European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Pesquet, who carried out spacewalk last week with Kimbrough. NASA spokesman Dan Huot said the three remaining shields were installed to cover the most vulnerable spots, the report said.
Launch, Land, Launch - SpaceX Tries Reusing Its Rocket
Halliwell said the delay did cost the company money but that they tried to move on quickly once they were reassured by SpaceX . That way, the company can save on manufacturing a completely new vehicle, and potentially lower the cost of each mission.
Bungie's Destiny 2 Officially Announced
Prior to the official announcement of the sequel, fans also speculated that the game might launch as a PlayStation 4 exclusive . Compared to all the other races, I think we know the least about them as well, and it's time to learn more .
Netherlands head coach Danny Blind fired
Netherlands skipper Arjen Robben said the defeat in Sofia was a " nightmare ". "But the first half was such a deplorable level". It was the teenager's mistake which led to a fifth minute goal for Spas Delev, who scored a second 15 minutes later.