Denver Nuggets Team Report – November 10
=== Denver Nuggets Team Report – November 10 ===
(Sports Network) – Denver lost its third straight game on Tuesday, as it
dropped a 108-88 decision to the Seattle SuperSonics at the Pepsi Center.
Carmelo Anthony scored 20 points to lead Denver, while Andre Miller added 18
with six assists.
Anthony shot 8-for-15 and has connected on just 31.3 percent (30-for-96) this
season, including 3-of-14 from 3-point range.
Earl Boykins had 10 with nine helpers and Kenyon Martin chipped in 14 points
and seven rebounds in the loss for the Nuggets, losers in three straight and
four of their first five games.
On the injury front forward Nene Hilario missed his fourth consecutive contest
with a hamstring strain and is not expected to return for at least another
week. Also,the Nuggets will place Voshon Lenard on the injured list and
activate forward Nikoloz Tskitishvili before Thursday’s game.
Denver, which will wrap up a brief two-game homestand on Thursday against the
defending NBA champion Detroit Pistons, is 1-2 at home this season.
The Nuggets lost both of their matchups against the Pistons last season and
have dropped seven straight and eight of the last nine meetings. Denver, which
has dropped 13 of its last 15 overall to Detroit, has also dropped three in a
row at home in this series.