Friday, December 6, 2019 at 8:05pm EST
TD Garden, Boston
Written by Bosun Akinpelu
vs. Boston Celtics
Where: TD Garden, Boston, MA
When: Friday, December 6, 8:00 PM. ET.
The Boston Celtics will be going for their third consecutive win when they take on the Denver Nuggets on Friday night.
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Nuggets Going For Second Consecutive Win
The Nuggets were able to snap their two-game losing streak with a win over the New York Knicks on Thursday and will try to keep the momentum going with a win over the Celtics, which will give them their second win in a row and fourth consecutive win over Boston.
Denver is averaging 106.1 points per game, which is 23rd
in the league. The team is shooting 44 percent from the field and 34 percent from three-point range.
leads the Nuggets with 18.7 points, 4.6 rebounds, and 4.9 assists per game. Nikola Jokic is averaging 15.4 points, 10.1 rebounds, and 6.1 assists per game, while Will Barton is averaging 14.8 points, 7.3 rebounds, and 3.5 assists per game.
The Nuggets are the best defensive team in the league, holding opponents to 101.9 points per game. They have given up less than 100 points in a game in four of their last six games and will need to continue playing well on the defensive end to beat the Celtics on Friday.
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