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2 years 6 months ago

Nuggets beat Anthony, Knicks in 2 overtimes

NEW YORK (AP) - Danilo Gallinari outplayed Carmelo Anthony in the first meeting since they were swapped in a blockbuster trade, scoring a career-high 37 points as the Denver Nuggets outlasted the New York Knicks 119-114 in double-overtime on Saturday night. Al Harrington, another former Knicks forward, scored 22 of...

3 years 5 months ago

Carmelo and Chauncey make NY debut

NEW YORK (AP) - Carmelo Anthony had 27 points and 10 rebounds, hitting a pair of clutch buckets down the stretch as the New York Knicks beat the Milwaukee Bucks 114-108 on Wednesday night in his Knicks debut. Anthony made only 10 of 25 shots but was at his best...

3 years 5 months ago

Depleted Nuggets roll past Grizzlies 120-107

DENVER (AP) - For one night, the Denver Nuggets didn't need Carmelo Anthony, Chauncey Billups or any of their new acquisitions. J.R. Smith's 26 points helped short-handed Denver beat the Memphis Grizzlies 120-107 on Tuesday, hours after the Nuggets finalized a blockbuster deal that sent Anthony and Billups to the...

3 years 5 months ago

Anthony excused from Nuggets practice

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony was excused from the Denver Nuggets' practice Monday night. Instead of taping up his ankles, the All-Star forward was in Burbank, Calif., taping a segment on "Conan." Anthony, the subject of intense speculation as Thursday's trade deadline approaches, stayed behind in Los Angeles following the...

3 years 6 months ago

Warriors edge short-handed Nuggets

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Monta Ellis scored 37 points, Dorell Wright had 23 points and 11 rebounds and the Golden State Warriors beat the short-handed Denver Nuggets 116-114 on Wednesday night. David Lee had 16 points and 12 rebounds, Wright added eight assists and the Warriors closed out their longest...

3 years 6 months ago

Carmelo scores 50 but Nuggets still lose

DENVER (AP) - Kevin Martin scored 37 points and the Houston Rockets took advantage of Nene's absence and Chauncey Billups' early exit to beat the Denver Nuggets 108-103 Monday night despite Carmelo Anthony's 50-point effort that tied his career high. Martin, who had just eight points in his previous trip...

3 years 6 months ago

Melo, Nuggets pound Cavs 117-103

CLEVELAND (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored 33 points, Arron Afflalo added 23 and the Denver Nuggets avoided any embarrassment by beating Cleveland 117-103 on Friday night, handing the pathetic Cavaliers their team record-tying 19th straight loss. Still winless in 2011, the Cavs have also dropped 29 of 30 and are...

3 years 6 months ago

Melo is named All-Star starter

Denver Nuggets forward Carmelo Anthony has been voted a starter for the Western Conference All-Stars in the upcoming NBA All-Star game. This will be Carmelo's fourth All-Star game and third as a starter. Anthony is still the subject of numerous trade rumors. The Nuggets are expected to trade him...

3 years 6 months ago

Anthony leads Nuggets past Pacers, 121-107

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony gave the home crowd nothing to boo about Sunday night, scoring 36 points in the Denver Nuggets' 121-107 victory over the Indiana Pacers, who lost their fifth straight. Anthony had been subjected to jeers by the home crowd as trade talk intensified last week, but...

3 years 6 months ago

Anthony misses shootaround for personal reasons

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony missed the Denver Nuggets' shootaround Friday morning because of what coach George Karl called a personal matter. Asked if Anthony would play Friday night against the Los Angeles Lakers, Karl initially said, "I hope so." When pressed if there was a possibility the All-Star forward...

3 years 7 months ago

Carmelo leads Nuggets past Thunder

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony's 35 points helped the Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 112-107 Wednesday night, hours after New Jersey Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov announced he would no longer pursue the All-Star forward in a mega-deal that had been the buzz of the NBA for weeks. Chauncey...

3 years 7 months ago

Nets call off Carmelo trade talks

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov has told the team to end discussions on the Carmelo Anthony deal. In a news conference before Wednesday night's game against Utah, Prokhorov said he decided on Tuesday to stop pursuit of the Nuggets all-star forward, unhappy with how things...

3 years 7 months ago

Red-hot Nuggets may be in for a change

DENVER (AP) - The Denver Nuggets are rolling after two straight routs, finally clicking on the court the way that Nuggets coach George Karl has always envisioned. And now his team just might be on the verge of being dismantled. No matter how well the Nuggets are performing, how much...

3 years 7 months ago

Nuggets blow out Heat team missing LeBron

DENVER (AP) - Reserve J.R. Smith scored 28 points and Carmelo Anthony added 21, leading the Denver Nuggets to a 130-102 win over a Miami Heat team missing LeBron James on Thursday night. Nene contributed 17 points and Chauncey Billups had 13 assists as the Nuggets routed a second straight...

3 years 7 months ago

Clippers end Nuggets winning streak

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Eric Gordon scored 28 points, including four 3-pointers, to help the Los Angeles Clippers snap the Denver Nuggets' four-game winning streak with a 106-93 victory Wednesday night. Blake Griffin had 22 points and 18 rebounds to tie a franchise record with his 22nd consecutive double-double, while...

3 years 7 months ago

Nuggets win fourth straight!

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored 33 points and the Denver Nuggets pulled ahead late in the fourth quarter to beat the Houston Rockets 113-106 Monday night for their fourth consecutive win. Anthony had 11 rebounds and made 13 of 14 free throws to help the Nuggets fend off the...

3 years 7 months ago

Carmelo returns to Nuggets

DENVER (AP) - Nuggets star forward Carmelo Anthony rejoined the Denver Nuggets for practice Friday, his first work with the team since the death of his sister. Anthony missed five games and is expected to play Saturday when the Nuggets host the Sacramento Kings. He says it feels good to...

3 years 7 months ago

Carmelo Anthony game-time decision vs Portland

DENVER (AP) - Nuggets coach George Karl is uncertain whether Carmelo Anthony will play Tuesday night against the Portland Trail Blazers following the funeral for his sister. The All-Star forward wasn't at the morning practice. Anthony has missed three games after Michelle Anthony died last week of a pre-existing medical...

3 years 7 months ago

Persistent Nuggets continue to play well

DENVER (AP) - All anyone wants to talk about is where Carmelo Anthony may land next. All that chatter, though, has obscured and overshadowed the steady play of the team he's on. By piecing different parts together, the Denver Nuggets have weathered a wave of injuries and are off to...

3 years 8 months ago

Nuggets fall to Spurs in fantastic finish

DENVER (AP) - Manu Ginobili sparked the Spurs to a big fourth-quarter lead and he drew the foul that negated Carmelo Anthony's winning basket in San Antonio's 113-112 escape from the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night. The Spurs led 111-108 with 8 seconds left when Anthony got behind the defense...

3 years 8 months ago

Nuggets stay near perfect at home

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored 35 points and the Denver Nuggets pulled away in the final five minutes to beat the Orlando Magic 111-94 despite J.J. Redick's career-high 29 points. With Denver leading 92-91, Arron Afflalo's 3-pointer jump-started the Nuggets on a 19-3 run to close out the game....

3 years 8 months ago

Carmelo downplays trade rumors

DENVER (AP) - Any other time, Carmelo Anthony's balky right knee might draw more attention. Instead, the nagging injury took a back seat to a much bigger and broader question: Does the All-Star still want to be a member of the Denver Nuggets? Following a four-game road trip, Anthony insisted...

3 years 8 months ago

Stoudemire, Knicks beat Nuggets

NEW YORK (AP) - Amare Stoudemire scored 24 of his 30 points in the second half, Wilson Chandler made the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 30 seconds left, and the New York Knicks beat the Denver Nuggets 129-125 on Sunday for their first eight-game winning streak in 16 years. Perhaps catching a...

3 years 8 months ago

Karl's quest for 1,000 remains on hold

BOSTON (AP) - Ray Allen scored 28 points Wednesday night as the Boston Celtics took advantage of an injury to Carmelo Anthony and won their eighth straight game, beating the Denver Nuggets 105-89. The loss left Nuggets coach George Karl stuck on 999 wins. His next chance to reach 1,000...

3 years 8 months ago

Carmelo scratched for game in Boston

BOSTON (AP) - Star forward Carmelo Anthony has been scratched from the Denver Nuggets' game at Boston with inflammation in his right knee. It's the first game that Anthony has missed this season. Denver had won seven in a row before losing to Charlotte on Tuesday night. Nuggets coach George...

3 years 8 months ago

Karl earns 999th career win

DENVER (AP) - George Karl earned his 999th NBA win the hard way. The Denver Nuggets overcame a third-quarter meltdown that included a technical on Carmelo Anthony for arguing a call and held off the scrappy Memphis Grizzlies 108-107 on Sunday night for their seventh straight win. Nene (27 points)...

3 years 8 months ago

Nuggets win despite Carmelo's ejection

DENVER (AP) - Nene scored 24 points and the Denver Nuggets weathered the third-quarter ejection of star forward Carmelo Anthony to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 105-94 Wednesday night for their fifth consecutive win. J.R. Smith had 20 points and 10 rebounds and Chauncey Billups added 16 points for the Nuggets,...

3 years 8 months ago

Nuggets blow out Golden State in Oakland

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored a season-high 39 points, Al Harrington added 19 against his former team and the Denver Nuggets beat the Golden State Warriors 106-89 on Monday night to snap a four-game road losing streak. Anthony struggled with his shooting early but was a career-best 17-for-17...

3 years 9 months ago

Nuggets hang on to beat Knicks

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored 26 points and his teammates overcame his emotional blowup in the closing minutes to lead the Denver Nuggets past the New York Knicks, 120-118 Tuesday night. Denver led by 16 early but the Knicks made a game of it by trimming a 12-point deficit...

3 years 9 months ago

Nuggels fall to Bulls in Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) - Derrick Rose scored 18 points, including eight during a furious fourth quarter rally, to help the Chicago Bulls beat the Denver Nuggets 94-92 on Monday night. Luol Deng added 17 points and Taj Gibson had 16 points for the Bulls. Denver led 80-74 with just under seven...

3 years 9 months ago

Nuggets fall short against Mavs

DENVER (AP) - Dirk Nowitzki scored a season-high 35 points and Caron Butler hit a pivotal 3-pointer late in the game, helping the Dallas Mavericks hold off a Denver Nuggets squad missing center Nene 102-101 on Wednesday night. Butler hit a 3-pointer from the corner with 2 minutes remaining to...

3 years 9 months ago

Nuggets win opener over Utah

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored 23 points, Arron Afflalo added 22 and the Denver Nuggets opened the season with a 110-88 win over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night in coach George Karl's return to the bench. Chauncey Billups chipped in 14 points and eight assists, while newcomer Shelden...

3 years 9 months ago

Nuggets drop preseason game in Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Brandon Roy scored 23 points and LaMarcus Aldridge had 16 in the Portland Trail Blazers' 90-83 exhibition victory over the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night. Portland outrebounded Denver 47-35 to help the Blazers finish the preseason 3-4 record. Denver (4-3) has one preseason game remaining, Friday...

3 years 10 months ago

Nuggets beat OKC in preseason contest

DENVER (AP) - Arron Affalo scored 22 points and Carmelo Anthony added 21 points and nine rebounds to lead the Denver Nuggets to a 130-115 preseason victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night. JR Smith also had 21 points, hitting five 3-pointers for Denver (4-2). Reserve Ty Lawson...

3 years 10 months ago

Carmelo to New Jersey trade is "dead"

DENVER (AP) - A person with knowledge of the discussions says a four-way deal that would have sent Nuggets All-Star Carmelo Anthony to New Jersey is "dead." The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Tuesday because he wasn't authorized to speak publicly about the trade. Anthony...

3 years 10 months ago

Carmelo remains with Nuggets ..... for now

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony arrived at media day Monday wearing a Denver Nuggets jersey. For how much longer the All-Star forward will wear that white, powder blue and gold uniform, though, remains unknown. The Nuggets have been engaging in talks with teams interested in acquiring Anthony. A potential mega-deal...

4 years 3 months ago

Carmelo named All-NBA Second Team

NEW YORK (AP) - Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James and Orlando center Dwight Howard are unanimous choices for the All-NBA Team. Joining them on the first team was Kobe Bryant of the Lakers, who got 119 out of a possible 122 votes from writers and broadcasters throughout North America. Oklahoma...

4 years 3 months ago

Nuggets stay alive in series with Utah

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony got the help he was begging for, J.R. Smith found his long-range touch and the Denver Nuggets avoided elimination with a 116-102 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night. The Nuggets, trying to become the first team in four years to overcome a 3-1...

4 years 3 months ago

Frustrated Nuggets start pointing fingers

DENVER (AP) - The flustered Denver Nuggets are tweeting and teetering. After losing at Utah to fall behind 3-1 to the Jazz in a playoff series they were heavily favored to win, All-Star Carmelo Anthony expressed frustration that he wasn't getting more help in trying to stop the Nuggets' slide...

4 years 4 months ago

Chauncey scores 31 as Nuggets win in OKC

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Chauncey Billups scored 31 points and Carmelo Anthony added 24 as the Denver Nuggets charged back from a 13-point deficit in the fourth quarter to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 98-94 on Wednesday night. The Nuggets held Oklahoma City without a basket for the final 9...

4 years 5 months ago

Nuggets win for Karl's return

DENVER (AP) - J.R. Smith scored 13 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter, helping the Denver Nuggets pull away for a 97-87 victory Tuesday night over the Washington Wizards. Carmelo Anthony led the Nuggets with 29 points and 12 rebounds. Nene added 16 points for Denver, which sent...

4 years 5 months ago

Rockets end Nuggets 6-game winning streak

HOUSTON (AP) - Aaron Brooks swished a jumper with 2.9 seconds left and scored 31 points to help the Houston Rockets rally for a 125-123 victory over Denver on Monday night, snapping the Nuggets' six-game winning streak. Carmelo Anthony scored 45 points for the Nuggets, but missed a 3-point try...

4 years 6 months ago

Carmelo's shot in OT beats Cavs in Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored 40 points, including the winning basket, and the Denver Nuggets overcame LeBron James' triple-double and ended the Cleveland Cavaliers' 13 game streak with a 118-116 victory in overtime Thursday night. James had his triple-double by the end of regulation, finishing with 43 points, 13...

4 years 6 months ago

Carmelo returns as Nuggets blow out Mavericks

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored 19 points in his return from an ankle injury and the Denver Nuggets had their biggest win of the season, routing the Dallas Mavericks 127-91 on Tuesday night. Anthony, the NBA's second-leading scorer, returned after missing eight consecutive games with a left ankle sprain....

4 years 6 months ago

Nuggets win again without Carmelo

DENVER (AP) - Arron Afflalo hit a 21-foot baseline jumper with 18.4 seconds left in overtime, and the Denver Nuggets, down by 17 points in the third quarter, rallied to beat the Sacramento Kings 112-109 Monday night. Kenyon Martin had 24 points and 12 rebounds and Chauncey Billups had 23...

4 years 6 months ago

Nuggets make it 8 straight wins!

HOUSTON (AP) - J.R. Smith scored 22 points, Kenyon Martin added 12 points and 15 rebounds and the Denver Nuggets extended their winning streak to eight games with a 97-92 win over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night. The Nuggets won for the second straight time without Carmelo Anthony, the...

4 years 6 months ago

Carmelo a starter for NBA All-Star Game

NEW YORK (AP) - The NBA has announced the starters for next month's All-Star game. Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James was the top vote-getter with over 2.5 million. He's joined on the East starting lineup by Philadelphia 76ers guard Allen Iverson, Miami guard Dwyane Wade, Orlando center Dwight Howard and...

4 years 7 months ago

'Melo, Billups lead Nuggets past Jazz

DENVER (AP) - Carmelo Anthony scored 37 points and Chauncey Billups added 29 in the Denver Nuggets' 119-112 win over Utah that snapped a four-game winning streak by the Jazz on Sunday night. Ty Lawson returned to Denver's rotation after missing four games with a sprained ankle and helped steady...

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