Brian Shaw and his team hit the road just when it appeared like the coach might be run out of town. A good time to escape for the Denver Nuggets, especially given the squad’s early season woes.
The New York Knicks held the Denver Nuggets to one basket in the second quarter and went on to break their seven-game losing streak with a 109-93 win over the Denver Nuggets on Sunday.
Here are five funny sports moments you may have missed this week.
Coach K believed in him, enough to even ask him to take charge of the team. All Stars listened to him, too, especially at crunch time.
Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried has made the latest cut to play for the U.S. national team.
Let’s break down why exactly Carmelo Anthony should stay with the New York Knicks.
Josh Kroenke’s slip of the tongue even made Arron Afflalo smirk. The Denver Nuggets president explained Monday how he has closely “Afflalowed” the shooting guard’s two seasons in Orlando, before reacquiring him in a draft-day deal last week.
LeBron James singularly orchestrated the Big Three union. And now that he has opted out of his Miami Heat contract, he’s once again the Alpha Male of pro sports. Teams are scrambling to find the proper finances and expiring contracts, flipping over cushions for salary cap coin.
Unless the nose-diving Denver Nuggets can turn things around, they’ll miss the playoffs for the first time since 2003, when they got Carmelo Anthony after a 17-65 season.
Carmelo Anthony was really sharp when he was in, and the New York Knicks were even better after he went out.