Whichever way the season went, it was always going to be memorable. The Nuggets would either capitalize on last season’s momentum and prove their staying power or balk under the pressure of expectations.
Even though the Nuggets skidded into the hiatus with six losses in their past 11 games, they’ve had a promising, albeit inconsistent, season so far. Once the NBA returns this year – if it returns – the Nuggets, at 43-22 and No. 3 in the West, can still realize everything they set out to accomplish when training camp broke in Colorado Springs.
For now, we’ll have to settle for this season’s defining moments, thus far, in chronological order: