ALT postgame intro: "Nuggets with a solid effort ... Some great moments ... But in the end, just not quite enough, 99-92 is the final."
The Nuggets have lost 10-straight games at home. Two seasons ago, Denver lost three home games total.
Pelicans beat Nuggets, 99-92, at Pepsi Center.
Pelicans leading Nuggets, 92-85, with 1:09 remaining in game.
Eric Gordon and Tyreke Evans have combined for 34 points. Each has 17 points vs. Nuggets.
Nuggets have their hands full trying to stop Alexis Ajinca in low post. Has five inches on defender J.J. Hickson. Ajinca 8 pts in 4Q
Nuggets take 73-71 lead vs. Pels on Will Barton's shot with 8:30 remaining in game.
Nuggets' Will Burton has 12 points off bench.
Pelicans and Nuggets tied at 65 at end of third quarter. Danilo Gallinari made a halfcourt shot before time expired.
Bad break to end 3Q as Denver's Danilo Gallinari sinks halfcourt shot. It's tied at 65. Nuggets 7/24 on treys but that was a big one
Pelicans leading Nuggets, 51-50 with 5:59 left in 3Q
Pelicans and Nuggets go into halftime tied at 37.
Nuggets have made three consecutive 3-pointers
Nuggets retake lead 35-34
Pelicans are 1-of-9 from 3-point range, but they are leading the Nuggets 31-26 with 5:17 left in 2Q.
Alexis Ajinca, who scored a career-high 24 points against Heat, has missed his first two shots to start the game vs. Nuggets.
Pelicans getting any shot they want in the paint vs. Nuggets.
Pelicans leading 10-5. Nuggets are shooting 2-of-8 from the field.
Nuggets are 19-4 when outshooting opponent. 1-34 when being outshot. -CR
It's early, but Nuggets PG Ty Lawson don't like he has a clue on defending Tyreke Evans on drives to the basket. No help defense.
The Denver Nuggets are 9-24 against teams .500 or above.Pelicans are 16-11 against teams below .500.
If OKC lose to the Lakers and the Pels beat Nuggets they would move to the eighth seed. The Pelicans entered Sun trailing OKC by a half-game
The Nuggets have won three straight and their last six at home against the Pelicans.
Pelicans facing a reeling Nuggets team tonight that has lost nine straight at home. Overall, they have lost 19 of 21 games.