9:12 AM EDT, Sat November 01, 2014
Denver Stiffs Oct 30, 2014

Kenneth Faried's 22 points, 17 rebounds power Nuggets over Pistons

A win is a win as the Nuggets grind out a 89-79 game against the Pistons. Don't get it twisted, Brian Shaw and the Nuggets weren't hoping for a defensive slugfest, but they want to be able to win those type of games. Tim Connelly and Company have built the deepest team in the league. There's a nice mix of veterans and prospects. There shouldn't be too many nights where the team shoots a combined 35% from the field and 25% from downtown. Danilo Gallinari (1-5), Wilson Chandler (1-4), and Arron Afflalo (2-5) combined to go just 4-14 from three point land. Ty Lawson went 0-3 from deep and...

Orlando Magic preview: Young team finally has something to prove

Two years into their rebuild, Orlando has surrounded its talented young core with veterans who can contribute. Will they make the next step? Background Team name: Orlando Magic Last year's record: 23-59, fifth in the Southeast, 28th in the NBA What significant moves were made this offseason? Rob Hennigan started his offseason overhaul early: before the 2014 NBA Draft began, he agreed to deal Arron Afflalo, the Magic's leading scorer in the previous season, to the Denver Nuggets for Evan Fournier and the 56th overall selection in the Draft; Hennigan later used that choice on Devyn...

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