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Exploring lineup data and how to handle Michael Porter Jr.’s return | Nuggets Numbers

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Ryan dives DEEP into the numbers, exploring which lineups have succeeded and failed. Plus, Michael Porter Jr. discussion in-depth

Host Ryan Blackburn explored the first 13 games of the Denver Nuggets season through the use of lineup data:

  • Which lineups have played the most? Which have been most or least successful?
  • Which players play best next to Nikola Jokić? Who should play more?
  • The combinations that should anchor Denver’s starting and bench units

Then, Ryan discusses the eventual return of Michael Porter Jr. and how it should be handled:

  • Is he a starter?
  • Who comes off the bench?
  • How can Denver help Porter succeed? How can Porter help Denver succeed?