Apr 4, 2013, 9:20 AM EDT
Kenneth Faried can finish. If your nickname is “manimal” you better know how to dunk with authority.
Combine them and you get the best dunk and maybe the best highlight out of Thursday night. That is a heck of a play and was part of the Nuggets beating the Jazz Wednesday in a battle of playoff teams…or at least close to playoff teams. The win kept the Nuggets as the three seed in the middle of the tight Western Conference, but it knocked the Jazz half a game back of the Lakers for the last spot in the West.
- Coach K had DeMarcus Cousins as USA’s backup big long before final cuts 5
- World Cup preview: No Durant, no problem USA still one of two teams with legit shot to win gold 6
- Cavaliers sold Kyrie Irving on contract extension with LeBron James-Kevin Love plan 34
- Kevin Love says Timberwolves owner should focus on his own team following trade to Cavaliers 35
- Iman Shumpert excited to play in triangle offense because he won’t just have to stand in the corner 9
- Timberwolves owner: Kevin Love might regret trade because he’ll be third banana with Cavaliers 48
- Anthony Davis and Kenneth Faried lead Team USA in final World Cup tune-up 20
- Thunder trade Hasheem Thabeet to 76ers 37