The Golden State Warriors host the Denver Nuggets at the Chase Center at midnight this Friday (5), looking to be in the top ten of the conference to reach the NBA playoffs. Currently, the California team occupies 11th place in the Western Conference, with one victory less than the Los Angeles Lakers, in tenth place. Find out where to watch Denver Nuggets x Golden State Warriors live.
After stringing together five consecutive wins at the end of December, the Warriors lost three straight games between Christmas and New Year’s. However, they managed to recover in the last match, when they beat the Orlando Magic 121-115 at home. As a result, the San Francisco franchise reached 16 wins and 17 losses in the regular season.
On the Nuggets side, the situation is calmer. The current NBA champion is in third place in the Western Conference, with 24 wins and 11 losses. Furthermore, in the last ten games, they have lost only two. In the most recent match, against the Charlotte Hornets, the team won easily by 111 to 93.
The team’s main highlight continues to be center Nikola Jokic. The MVP of last season’s finals is the team’s top scorer (averaging 25.7 points), as well as the leader in assists (9.1 per game) and rebounds (12.3 per game). This season alone there were 30 double-doubles (when a player reaches double figures in two statistics in a game) and 11 triple-doubles.
On the Warriors side, the highlight is another well-known name: point guard Stephen Curry. Elected MVP of the 2022 finals, he is the team’s top scorer with an average of 27.6 points per game. He also leads in terms of three-pointers (4.7 shots per game) and turnovers (3.1 per game).
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The match between Denver Nuggets and Golden State Warriors at Chase Center starts at 12am Brasília time, with live broadcast from Prime Video (streaming) e NBA League Pass (streaming).
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