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Nuggets Numbers - A defense of Denver thus far

Ryan and Zach break down Denver’s start to the season defensively. Is it sustainable?

Six games is too early to draw a statistical conclusion, but the numbers are starting to form trends, and we’re here to tell you why.

Ryan and Zach dive into the numbers to discuss Denver’s defense to start the season. It has been stellar in four games and brutal in the other two. Which performances represent Denver’s true defensive abilities? Is the current performance sustainable?

After defensive talk, Zach and Ryan discuss each rotation player thus far, picking one stat and predicting whether the number will be real or not real at the end of the season, from Nikola Jokic’s three-point percentage to Jamal Murray’s assists per game.