Nuggets-Celtics Preview

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Pepsi Center will host a matchup between the Denver Nuggets and the Boston Celtics. The Nuggets currently hold a 16-17 record and have been relatively average this year. While the Nuggets have struggled all year, they have been especially cold lately, losing eight of their last 10 games. Entering with a record of 13-21, the Celtics are eight games below .500 on the year. This game is slated to start at 9:00 pm EST and it will be covered by CSN-NE and Altitude.

The Nuggets look for another win today after blowing out the Lakers, 137-115. Timofey Mozgov had 20 points, 7 rebounds and 2 steals for Denver. The Celtics, meanwhile, are coming off a demoralizing 119-96 loss at the hands of the Thunder. Kris Humphries posted 14 points, as well as 3 rebounds and 3 blocks. This will be the second matchup of the season between these two teams, with the Celtics taking the first game, 106-98. Jordan Crawford was the game's top overall scorer with 22 points.

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