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A gutsy win in Memphis and starting the second half the right way | Pickaxe and Roll

Ryan breaks down Denver’s big 103-102 win over Memphis before surveying the league

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Ryan Blackburn breaks down the Denver Nuggets 103-102 win over the Memphis Grizzlies, including the clutch performance from Nikola Jokić and strong supporting performances from Michael Porter Jr. and Will Barton. He breaks down what went right for Denver, what went wrong, how Denver escaped an injury scare, and how the defense looks...good?

Finally, Ryan goes around the league to provide an update on both the Western and Eastern conference and Denver’s place among the contenders.