The Denver Nuggets look to end their six-game losing streak when they challenge the Miami Heat at Pepsi Center. The Nuggets have shown signs of being both a good and bad team this season, coming in with a 14-15 record. Entering the game with a 23-7 record, the Heat have been playing at a high level. They have been hot as of late, winning eight of their last 10. This game is scheduled to start at 9:00 pm EST and SunSports and Altitude will be providing coverage of the contest.
The Nuggets are regrouping after their blowout loss to the Grizzlies, 120-99. Ty Lawson was the team's high scorer, scoring 20 points. Meanwhile, the Heat are coming off a close win over the Trail Blazers, 108-107. Chris Bosh contributed greatly, accumulating 37 points and 10 rebounds to claim his fourth double-double of the season.
It'll be a battle of two heavyweights, as the efficient offense of the Heat (second in the league with an offensive efficiency of 108.5) takes the court against the top-notch defense of the Nuggets (fifth in the NBA with a defensive efficiency of 110.5).