Nuggets take aim at Thunder for second time in five days

Denver and Washington Wizards square off for first time since March 15 trade
by Aaron Lopez


WHEN: 6 p.m. MT
WHERE: Pepsi Center, Denver
TV; RADIO: Altitude; 104.3 FM, AM-950


F Danilo Gallinari
F Kenneth Faried
C Kosta Koufos
G Andre Iguodala
G Ty Lawson

F Kevin Durant
F Serge Ibaka
C Kendrick Perkins
G Thabo Sefolosha
G Russell Westbrook

No injuries to report.
OKLAHOMA CITY:No injuries to report.


The Nuggets have claimed 15 of the last 24 games overall against the Thunder/Sonics,  dating back to the 2006-07 season ... Although the Nuggets have won seven of the last nine home games against the Thunder/Sonics, the OKC franchise has actually played very well in Denver over the last eight seasons, having gone 8-11 at the Pepsi Center since 2002-03 ... Last season was the Thunder’s second multi-win season against the Nuggets since 2005-06 ... The Nuggets claimed a 3-1 series win over the Thunder in 2009-10, marking their fourth-straight season series win against the OKC franchise until the last two seasons ... Denver has recorded seven non-losing season series out of the last nine against the Thunder/Sonics (had been seven straight until 2010-11) ... The biggest win in Nuggets regular season history (52 points) came against the OKC franchise on 3/16/08 – a 168-116 win over the Seattle SuperSonics at the Pepsi Center ... The 168 points scored by Denver on 3/16/08 also marked the most points the Nuggets have ever scored in a non-overtime game.