Nuggets drop in-season tournament game to Pelicans after almost erasing another 20-point deficit

Posted on AllSides November 17th, 2023
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NEW ORLEANS — Deja vu next door to the French Quarter? Nearly, but not quite. The Nuggets lost to the Pelicans 115-110 on Friday night in an in-season tournament group-stage barn burner. They trailed 84-64 with 6:50 remaining in the third quarter after a 4-for-21 start from beyond the arc, but then three consecutive 3-pointers from Christian Braun, Nikola Jokic and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope ignited a furious comeback to pull within one possession several times in the fourth. The Nuggets never led. Eleven days earlier, they rallied from down 20 at...

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