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.