Two of the league's top rebounding teams meet when the Denver Nuggets (46.6 RPG) take on the Golden State Warriors (46.6 RPG) at Pepsi Center. The Nuggets have shown signs of being both a good and bad team this season, currently holding a 14-12 record. Entering the game with a 15-13 record, the Warriors look to be more than just average. This game will begin at 9:00 pm EST and it will be covered by CSN-BA and Altitude.
After their embarrassing 112-91 loss to the Clippers, the Nuggets are looking to avoid a repeat performance. Wilson Chandler was the team's leading scorer, scoring 19. The Warriors, meanwhile, are coming off a blowout win over the Lakers, 102-83. Stephen Curry had a solid game for Golden State, posting 18 points along with 9 assists and 6 rebounds.
The battle on the backboards could prove decisive, pitting strength against strength. Denver is among the league's elite on the offensive glass, ranking fourth in OR% at 28.9%. Meanwhile, Golden State ranks fifth in the NBA at corralling defensive rebounds with a DR% of 76.0%.