Ryan Blackburn breaks down the Denver Nuggets 123-109 Game 1 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night. Nikola Jokić and Michael Porter Jr. combined for 59 points, but it wasn’t enough to keep pace with the white hot outside shooting of the Blazers perimeter players. Ryan discusses what went wrong for Denver, why Game 2 may be just as difficult, and some potential fixes heading into the next game of the series on Monday.
Nuggets drop Game 1, face several questions ahead | Pickaxe and Roll
Ryan breaks down the Game 1 loss to Portland and the big concerns going forward