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George Karl pulled all the right strings to extend the Denver N…

George Karl pulled all the right strings to extend the Denver Nuggets’ season

yahoo.com ESPN.com CNNSI.com Updated May 1, 2013
Heading into Tuesday night’s Game 5 against the Golden State Warriors, Denver Nuggets coach George Karl was facing the more damning end of a 3-1 series. His team appeared to be lacking confidence, several of his players were either out or working throug
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  • Nuggets' Faried claims J. Walker Kennedy Citizenship Award

    Nuggets' Faried claims J. Walker Kennedy Citizenship Award

    nba.com May 1, 2013
    Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets has been voted the 2012-13 winner of the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award, named after the second commissioner of the NBA and presented annually by the Professional Basketball Writers Association to the player, co…
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  • Stephen Curry Gets Into It With Nuggets Fan (Updated with More …

    Stephen Curry Gets Into It With Nuggets Fan (Updated with More Carl Landry)

    We posted this video of last night of a super-frustrated Stephen Curry getting into it with a Nuggets fan after Golden State lost a physical game in Denver. Check out this video from a different angle: You will see Carl Landry backing up his guy by ripp…
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  • About Last Night: Nuggets Get Chippy

    About Last Night: Nuggets Get Chippy

    grantland.com May 1, 2013
    In case you were busy dusting off the old Maypole a few days early so you can really get your Maypole dancing where you want it in time for May Day, h...
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  • Video - Nuggets Playing Dirty? 07:55

    Nuggets Playing Dirty?

    May 1
    Is Mark Jackson right that the Nuggets "sent hit men" after Stephen Curry? Can't the NBA prevent that kind of thing? David Thorpe and Henry Abbott discuss.
  • Video - Did The Nuggets Play Dirty? 02:06

    Did The Nuggets Play Dirty?

    May 1
    Bruce Bowen takes a look at Warriors coach Mark Jackson's claim that the Nuggets played dirty and tried to send "hit men" at Stephen Curry.

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NBA playoffs: James Harden, Houston Rockets roll in Game 5

    May 1
    James Harden and the Rockets have stolen momentum away from the Thunder, writes Marc Stein.
  • Lee Jenkins: In turning back NBA clock, Grizzlies poised to turn back Clip…

    May 1
    LOS ANGELES -- Sometime over the past five years, the NBA evolved into a Lilliputian's league, filled with jitterbug point guards who are better off pounding the ball up top than dumping it down low. The image of a couple burly 260-pounders, perched on …
  • Ian Thomsen: Nuggets' physical play raises emotional stakes

    May 1
    Three thoughts from the Nuggets' 107-100 victory over the Warriors on Tuesday to avoid elimination in Game 5 of their first-round series.