Week Ahead: Denver Nuggets can finish January strong
Ten-win month within reach as Charlotte, Toronto visit Pepsi Center
The Denver Nuggets are off to a perfect start to the second half of the season. Two more home games to wrap up January will offer the opportunity to keep it that way.
Coming off back-to-back wins over the Indiana Pacers and Sacramento Kings, the Nuggets have just two games on the schedule this week: Wednesday against the Charlotte Bobcats and Friday versus the Toronto Raptors at Pepsi Center.
Denver (22-21) can give coach Brian Shaw his first 10-win month by protecting its home court. The Nuggets are 8-5 in January and can reach double figures in the month for the sixth straight year.
Here’s a quick look at each opponent: