LeBron James had 27 points and 12 assists, and the short-handed Heat beat the Nuggets 98-93 Thursday night, holding on despite having played four games in five nights and missing two starters.
Wesley Matthews scored 14 of his 19 points during the second quarter and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 97-80 Wednesday night.
The Denver Nuggets hit the hardwood at Gateway High School in Aurora on Wednesday.
Denver Nuggets head coach George Karl told CBS4′s Vic Lombardi he likes that the division rival Oklahoma City Thunder is heading to the NBA championship game.
Nuggets general manager Masai Ujiri (Ma-SIGH u-JEER-e) says backup point guard Andre Miller wants to stay in Denver and the team will work hard to make that happen.
Andre Miller scored 24 points, JaVale McGee had 21, and the Denver Nuggets survived Kobe Bryant’s late scoring barrage, avoiding playoff elimination with a 102-99 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.
The playoff game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Denver Nuggets was briefly interrupted when a 20-year-old female fan walked out on the court in the second quarter Sunday night.
Denver Nuggets veteran forward Al Harrington says the team is very excited and ready to go to the playoffs. He was the special guest on CBS4′s Xfinity Monday Live!
Arron Afflalo scored 26 points, Ty Lawson had 25 and the Denver Nuggets continued their playoff push with a 105-102 victory over the fading Houston Rockets on Monday night.
Arron Afflalo scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half, leading the Denver Nuggets to a 101-86 win over the Houston Rockets on Sunday night in the opener of a crucial home-and-home set between playoff hopefuls.