NBA Playoffs
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NBA Playoffs:
PLAYER MATCHUPS
NUGGETS CLIPPERS
MudiayE. Mudiay
PGPaulC. Paul
Points: 16.1
Rebounds: 5.1
Assists: 7.8
HarrisG. Harris
SGRedickJ. Redick
GallinariD. Gallinari
SFMbah a MouteL. Mbah a Moute
FariedK. Faried
PFGriffinB. Griffin
NurkicJ. Nurkic
CJordanD. Jordan
TEAM STATS (Regular Season)
  NUGGETS CLIPPERS
PPG 100.3 97.2
RPG 41.3 43.1
APG 23.4 20.8
FG% 46.133 46.454
FT% 74.438 79.085
3P% .325 .344
SEASON SERIES
LA leads 3-1
Nov 25, 2005 @DEN 105, LAC 95Recap | Box Score
Jan 27, 2006 LAC 105, @DEN 87Recap | Box Score
Jan 28, 2006 @LAC 112, DEN 79Recap | Box Score
Apr 4, 2006 @LAC 111, DEN 109Recap | Box Score
PLAYOFF HISTORY
DEN LAC
Championships: 0 Championships: 0
Last Championship: N/A Last Championship: N/A
Last Season:
Lost in Western Conference first round
Last Season:
Did not qualify


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Bust out the champagne. The Clippers' 30-year drought without a playoff series victory ended with a 101-83 victory over the Nuggets. Next up: the Western Conference semis. Story | Daily Dime
 
Scouts Inc.
Anthony, Brand You would think that the Nuggets would have shown more energy and emotion in Game 4. It was disappointing to see the Nuggets go down the way they did.

They do not have the toughness to defend throughout their lineup and no matter what they have done offensively in this series this was one area they had some control over and could have done a much better job.

I was surprised that they lost on their home court the way they did. This series is over.

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Nuggets notes: Denver hasn't won a postseason series in 12 years, with a 2-11 record in postseason games since 1994.

Clippers notes: Mike Dunleavy is trying to become only the third coach in franchise history to win a postseason game. In Buffalo, Jack Ramsay was 9-13. In Los Angeles, Larry Brown was 4-6.


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