Posted: Nov 3, 2010 7:51 PM
DENVER (AP) - Nuggets center Nene missed the game Wednesday night against the Dallas Mavericks with a strained left groin.
Nene was bothered by the injury near the end of a win over Houston on Saturday. He's listed as day-to-day.
The Nuggets are already banged-up in the frontcourt with Kenyon Martin and Chris "Birdman" Andersen recovering from off season knee surgeries that are expected to keep them sidelined for a while.
Nene is averaging 10.3 points and 6.7 rebounds.
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