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Game: LA Lakers at Denver  (11/11/10)
result.gif (1312 bytes) Win - Denver 118 - LA Lakers 112

Carmelo Anthony
Nuggets erase bad memories from Indiana quickly with an early season signature WIN over the previously undefeated Lakers

Nuggets hand Lakers first loss of their season

When the Denver Nuggets were ...

 

On to Player Ratings for the game: (ratings on a scale of 1-5, with 5 being the highest)

Chauncey Billups Chauncey looked more for his shot in this game with Melo under the weather, and was a factor with 24 poitns, 3 assists and 0 turnovers. His lone three was at a critical point in the 4th with the Nuggets lead down to 10. Mr. Big Shot comes thru yet again. Player rating: 4.5
J.R. Smith JR was the top player off either bench in this game, and he found the range on his shot - 9-17 overall, and from the three - 4-9. He ended with 24 points and 4 assists. Player rating: 4.5
Nene, Denver Nuggets Nene was part of the three-headed frontcourt that had a historic rebounding effort. 14 points, 13 rebounds and 6 assists earns Nene Player of the Game honors. Player rating: 5.0
Gary Forbes Forbes did brilliant work on the glass with 15 boards and 2 blocks, and added 13 points on 5-11 shooting. Player rating: 4.0
Carmelo Anthony Monster game for Carmelo Player rating: 4.5


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Game Summary written by: aswitzer


Last updated: Mon, February-28-2011