2008-09 Denver Nuggets Game-by-Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 54-28
Finishing 1st in the NBA's Northwest Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 10-6 Lost conference finals
Conference First Round - Defeated New Orleans Hornets 4-1
Conference Semifinals - Defeated Dallas Mavericks 4-1
Conference Finals - Lost to Los Angeles Lakers 4-2
Coach: George Karl (54-28)
Location: Denver, Colorado
Attendance: 706,165, Avg. 17,224 in 41 home dates
2008-09 Denver Nuggets Statistics
2008-09 Denver Nuggets Roster

The Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association ended the 2008-09 season with a record of 54 wins and 28 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Northwest Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 10-6. George Karl coached the team. The 2008-09 Denver Nuggets lost in the conference finals.

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Regular Season Points For: 8555
Regular Season Points Against: 8275

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 29, 2008 Denver Nuggets 94 at Utah Jazz 98 L 0-0 0-1 0-1
October 31, 2008 Denver Nuggets 113 at Los Angeles Clippers 103 W 0-0 1-1 1-1 OT
November 1, 2008 Los Angeles Lakers 104 at Denver Nuggets 97 L 0-1 1-1 1-2
November 5, 2008 Denver Nuggets 101 at Golden State Warriors 111 L 0-1 1-2 1-3
November 7, 2008 Dallas Mavericks 105 at Denver Nuggets 108 W 1-1 1-2 2-3
November 9, 2008 Memphis Grizzlies 90 at Denver Nuggets 100 W 2-1 1-2 3-3
November 11, 2008 Denver Nuggets 88 at Charlotte Bobcats 80 W 2-1 2-2 4-3
November 13, 2008 Denver Nuggets 99 at Cleveland Cavaliers 110 L 2-1 2-3 4-4
November 14, 2008 Denver Nuggets 94 at Boston Celtics 85 W 2-1 3-3 5-4
November 16, 2008 Minnesota Timberwolves 84 at Denver Nuggets 90 W 3-1 3-3 6-4
November 18, 2008 Milwaukee Bucks 105 at Denver Nuggets 114 W 4-1 3-3 7-4
November 19, 2008 Denver Nuggets 91 at San Antonio Spurs 81 W 4-1 4-3 8-4
November 21, 2008 Denver Nuggets 90 at Los Angeles Lakers 104 L 4-1 4-4 8-5
November 23, 2008 Chicago Bulls 101 at Denver Nuggets 114 W 5-1 4-4 9-5
November 26, 2008 Denver Nuggets 106 at Los Angeles Clippers 105 W 5-1 5-4 10-5
November 27, 2008 New Orleans Hornets 105 at Denver Nuggets 101 L 5-2 5-4 10-6
November 29, 2008 Denver Nuggets 106 at Minnesota Timberwolves 97 W 5-2 6-4 11-6
November 30, 2008 Houston Rockets 94 at Denver Nuggets 104 W 6-2 6-4 12-6
December 2, 2008 Toronto Raptors 93 at Denver Nuggets 132 W 7-2 6-4 13-6
December 4, 2008 San Antonio Spurs 108 at Denver Nuggets 91 L 7-3 6-4 13-7
December 6, 2008 Denver Nuggets 118 at Sacramento Kings 85 W 7-3 7-4 14-7
December 10, 2008 Minnesota Timberwolves 105 at Denver Nuggets 116 W 8-3 7-4 15-7
December 13, 2008 Golden State Warriors 105 at Denver Nuggets 123 W 9-3 7-4 16-7
December 15, 2008 Denver Nuggets 98 at Dallas Mavericks 88 W 9-3 8-4 17-7
December 16, 2008 Denver Nuggets 96 at Houston Rockets 108 L 9-3 8-5 17-8
December 19, 2008 Cleveland Cavaliers 105 at Denver Nuggets 88 L 9-4 8-5 17-9
December 20, 2008 Denver Nuggets 101 at Phoenix Suns 108 L 9-4 8-6 17-10
December 22, 2008 Portland Trail Blazers 89 at Denver Nuggets 97 W 10-4 8-6 18-10
December 23, 2008 Denver Nuggets 92 at Portland Trail Blazers 101 L 10-4 8-7 18-11
December 26, 2008 Philadelphia 76ers 101 at Denver Nuggets 105 W 11-4 8-7 19-11
December 28, 2008 Denver Nuggets 117 at New York Knicks 110 W 11-4 9-7 20-11
December 29, 2008 Denver Nuggets 91 at Atlanta Hawks 109 L 11-4 9-8 20-12
December 31, 2008 Denver Nuggets 114 at Toronto Raptors 107 W 11-4 10-8 21-12
January 2, 2009 Denver Nuggets 122 at Oklahoma City Thunder 120 W 11-4 11-8 22-12
January 3, 2009 New Orleans Hornets 100 at Denver Nuggets 105 W 12-4 11-8 23-12
January 5, 2009 Indiana Pacers 115 at Denver Nuggets 135 W 13-4 11-8 24-12
January 7, 2009 Miami Heat 97 at Denver Nuggets 108 W 14-4 11-8 25-12
January 9, 2009 Detroit Pistons 93 at Denver Nuggets 90 L 14-5 11-8 25-13
January 13, 2009 Dallas Mavericks 97 at Denver Nuggets 99 W 15-5 11-8 26-13
January 15, 2009 Phoenix Suns 113 at Denver Nuggets 119 W 16-5 11-8 27-13 OT
January 17, 2009 Orlando Magic 106 at Denver Nuggets 88 L 16-6 11-8 27-14
January 19, 2009 Denver Nuggets 113 at Houston Rockets 115 L 16-6 11-9 27-15
January 20, 2009 Sacramento Kings 99 at Denver Nuggets 118 W 17-6 11-9 28-15
January 25, 2009 Utah Jazz 97 at Denver Nuggets 117 W 18-6 11-9 29-15
January 27, 2009 Denver Nuggets 100 at Memphis Grizzlies 85 W 18-6 12-9 30-15
January 28, 2009 Denver Nuggets 81 at New Orleans Hornets 94 L 18-6 12-10 30-16
January 30, 2009 Charlotte Bobcats 99 at Denver Nuggets 110 W 19-6 12-10 31-16
February 3, 2009 San Antonio Spurs 96 at Denver Nuggets 104 W 20-6 12-10 32-16
February 4, 2009 Denver Nuggets 114 at Oklahoma City Thunder 113 W 20-6 13-10 33-16
February 6, 2009 Denver Nuggets 124 at Washington Wizards 103 W 20-6 14-10 34-16
February 7, 2009 Denver Nuggets 70 at New Jersey Nets 114 L 20-6 14-11 34-17
February 10, 2009 Denver Nuggets 99 at Miami Heat 82 W 20-6 15-11 35-17
February 11, 2009 Denver Nuggets 82 at Orlando Magic 73 W 20-6 16-11 36-17
February 18, 2009 Denver Nuggets 101 at Philadelphia 76ers 89 W 20-6 17-11 37-17
February 20, 2009 Denver Nuggets 99 at Chicago Bulls 116 L 20-6 17-12 37-18
February 22, 2009 Denver Nuggets 117 at Milwaukee Bucks 120 L 20-6 17-13 37-19
February 23, 2009 Boston Celtics 114 at Denver Nuggets 76 L 20-7 17-13 37-20
February 25, 2009 Atlanta Hawks 109 at Denver Nuggets 110 W 21-7 17-13 38-20
February 27, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 79 at Denver Nuggets 90 W 22-7 17-13 39-20
March 1, 2009 Denver Nuggets 94 at Indiana Pacers 100 L 22-7 17-14 39-21
March 3, 2009 Denver Nuggets 95 at Detroit Pistons 100 L 22-7 17-15 39-22
March 5, 2009 Portland Trail Blazers 90 at Denver Nuggets 106 W 23-7 17-15 40-22
March 6, 2009 Denver Nuggets 91 at Utah Jazz 97 L 23-7 17-16 40-23
March 8, 2009 Denver Nuggets 106 at Sacramento Kings 114 L 23-7 17-17 40-24
March 9, 2009 Houston Rockets 97 at Denver Nuggets 95 L 23-8 17-17 40-25
March 11, 2009 Oklahoma City Thunder 99 at Denver Nuggets 112 W 24-8 17-17 41-25
March 14, 2009 Los Angeles Clippers 94 at Denver Nuggets 107 W 25-8 17-17 42-25
March 16, 2009 New Jersey Nets 96 at Denver Nuggets 121 W 26-8 17-17 43-25
March 18, 2009 Denver Nuggets 111 at Memphis Grizzlies 109 W 26-8 18-17 44-25
March 20, 2009 Washington Wizards 105 at Denver Nuggets 116 W 27-8 18-17 45-25
March 23, 2009 Denver Nuggets 115 at Phoenix Suns 118 L 27-8 18-18 45-26
March 25, 2009 Denver Nuggets 101 at New Orleans Hornets 88 W 27-8 19-18 46-26
March 27, 2009 Denver Nuggets 103 at Dallas Mavericks 101 W 27-8 20-18 47-26
March 28, 2009 Golden State Warriors 116 at Denver Nuggets 129 W 28-8 20-18 48-26
March 31, 2009 New York Knicks 104 at Denver Nuggets 111 W 29-8 20-18 49-26
April 2, 2009 Utah Jazz 104 at Denver Nuggets 114 W 30-8 20-18 50-26
April 4, 2009 Los Angeles Clippers 104 at Denver Nuggets 120 W 31-8 20-18 51-26
April 5, 2009 Denver Nuggets 110 at Minnesota Timberwolves 87 W 31-8 21-18 52-26
April 8, 2009 Oklahoma City Thunder 112 at Denver Nuggets 122 W 32-8 21-18 53-26
April 9, 2009 Denver Nuggets 102 at Los Angeles Lakers 116 L 32-8 21-19 53-27
April 13, 2009 Sacramento Kings 98 at Denver Nuggets 118 W 33-8 21-19 54-27
April 15, 2009 Denver Nuggets 76 at Portland Trail Blazers 104 L 33-8 21-20 54-28
April 19, 2009 New Orleans Hornets 84 at Denver Nuggets 113 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
April 22, 2009 New Orleans Hornets 93 at Denver Nuggets 108 W 2-0 0-0 2-0
April 25, 2009 Denver Nuggets 93 at New Orleans Hornets 95 L 2-0 0-1 2-1
April 27, 2009 Denver Nuggets 121 at New Orleans Hornets 63 W 2-0 1-1 3-1
April 29, 2009 New Orleans Hornets 86 at Denver Nuggets 107 W 3-0 1-1 4-1
May 3, 2009 Dallas Mavericks 95 at Denver Nuggets 109 W 4-0 1-1 5-1
May 5, 2009 Dallas Mavericks 105 at Denver Nuggets 117 W 5-0 1-1 6-1
May 9, 2009 Denver Nuggets 106 at Dallas Mavericks 105 W 5-0 2-1 7-1
May 11, 2009 Denver Nuggets 117 at Dallas Mavericks 119 L 5-0 2-2 7-2
May 13, 2009 Dallas Mavericks 110 at Denver Nuggets 124 W 6-0 2-2 8-2
May 19, 2009 Denver Nuggets 103 at Los Angeles Lakers 105 L 6-0 2-3 8-3
May 21, 2009 Denver Nuggets 106 at Los Angeles Lakers 103 W 6-0 3-3 9-3
May 23, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 103 at Denver Nuggets 97 L 6-1 3-3 9-4
May 25, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 101 at Denver Nuggets 120 W 7-1 3-3 10-4
May 27, 2009 Denver Nuggets 94 at Los Angeles Lakers 103 L 7-1 3-4 10-5
May 29, 2009 Los Angeles Lakers 119 at Denver Nuggets 92 L 7-2 3-4 10-6


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