Joe Johnson didn't get a lot of elevation as he let go of a potential game-winning shot, but it went in and the Brooklyn Nets got a win over the Denver Nuggets.
Bradley Beal thought he was going to posterize Kenneth Faried, but the "Manimal" had other ideas.
The Denver Nuggets have become known for their stellar international scouting, particularly in Europe. Nikola Jokic is an uber-talented, 20-year-old big man from Serbia who you'll be hearing a lot about over the next few years if he continues to blossom at this rate. This epic behind-the-back pass from Denver's one-point loss to the Memphis Grizzlies last evening proves his versatility.
Will Barton doesn't make a ton of headlines playing out in Denver, but this 360 layup proves he's one of the most underrated players in the NBA right now.
I still can't figure out what Andrew Bogut was trying to accomplish with this pass. What I do know is Nikola Jokic couldn't have been incredibly pleased with the outcome.
It has been a predictably poor first half of the season for the Denver Nuggets, without much to brag about. One exception to that fact is the surprising play of Nikola Jokic.
Since arriving in the NBA as a rookie out of Kansas, Mario Chalmers has had a tough road to climb as he's never really gotten a true opportunity to be the top guy. Now with Memphis, he's had an opportunity to start a few games with Mike Conley battling a back injury, but he shows in this video that he's still too immature to take advantage.
With Wilson Chandler out for the season, the Denver Nuggets will need Danilo Gallinari to stay healthy for the entire season.
The Nuggets have a new coach and a new face of the franchise. It's exactly what they needed and what the fans wanted.
After a comeback explosion in Orlando, the Oklahoma City Thunder will look to go 3-0 at home against the Denver Nuggets. Will things work out, or will the Nuggets duplicate a recent upset?