Nuggets Narrowly Miss Playoffs, Find Cornerstone In Jokic"The playoff (chase) was too much pressure for us," Nikola Jokic said Thursday after the Denver Nuggets missed the postseason for a fourth straight season.
Nuggets Finish Season With Win Over ThunderNikola Jokic scored 29 points to lead the short-handed Nuggets in a 111-105 victory Wednesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena.
Harris Scores 20 As Nuggets Defeat DallasGary Harris' 20 points led the stripped-down Nuggets to a 109-91 victory. Denver had four others score in double figures -- Mason Plumlee (16), rookie Malik Beasley (16), Juan Hernangomez (14) and rookie Jamal Murray (10).
Thunder's Westbrook Breaks Record, Nuggets Eliminated From PlayoffsRussell Westbrook broke Oscar Robertson's 56-year-old record with his 42nd triple-double of the season Sunday, then he broke the Denver Nuggets' hearts with a buzzer-beating 3-pointer for a 106-105 victory.
Murray Scores Career-High 30, Nuggets Beat Pelicans 122-106Usually known for his outside shooting, Jamal Murray took it to the rim for one high-soaring dunk after another.
Nuggets Playoff Push Now Unlikely After Tough Loss In HoustonThe Houston Rockets on Wednesday night clinched what long ago seemed inevitable, but that formality didn't undermine the pleasure they took in the feat.
WATCH: Nuggets Eliminate Pelicans From Playoffs With WinMichael Malone saw his team being left for dead after the Nuggets had lost five of seven games. But, after beating New Orleans to move within a half-game of the eighth spot in the playoffs, the Nuggets' pulse has never been stronger.
WATCH: Gallinari Carries Desperate Nuggets Past HeatDanilo Gallinari scored 29 points, Nikola Jokic and Wilson Chandler each added 19, and the Denver Nuggets topped the Miami Heat 116-113 on Sunday night.
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Nuggets Continue Losing Streak In Fall To HornetsKemba Walker scored 31 points as the Charlotte Hornets rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Denver Nuggets 122-114 on Friday night at the Spectrum Center.
Blazers Beat Nuggets To Take 1-Game Lead For 8th SeedJusuf Nurkic knows what his former team is missing. He illustrated that Tuesday night and got serenaded by his new fans in the process.
Minus Cousins, Pelicans Top Nuggets 115-90 Behind Davis' 31A rousing defensive effort helped the New Orleans Pelicans boost their flickering playoff hopes.