Tip-Off for 1/14/13 (featuring Mobb Deep): Red hot Nets and Nuggets continue their winning ways

Posted in Blogroll on January 14th, 2013 by Ron Glover

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Danilo Gallinari, Kenneth Faried and Andre Miller are leading a surging Nuggets squad.

It took awhile for the Brooklyn Nets and Denver Nuggets to get going, but it looks like they’ve gained the proper footing on this NBA season. The Nets replaced Avery Johnson in December and have won six straight under P.J. Carlesimo. Their latest victory was a 97-86 win over the surging Indiana Pacers.

The Denver Nuggets tweaked their roster in the off-season with the addition of Andre Iguodala, but played .500 ball in the opening weeks of the season. The Nuggets won their fifth game in a row, defeating the Golden State Warriors 116-105.

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