Denver Nuggets: 100-1
It doesn’t matter why head coach Brian Shaw is embracing a profound spinning because of his Denver Nuggets–it could be since the roster lacks a definite top eight, or it might be a sign the Nugs will utilize line modifications to double-down on fatigue-inducing speed at altitude like so many Denver squads before.
What matters is that it’s a smart idea.
“There is going to be 10 men at the start of the year, will be two at each place, that’ll be in the primary rotation,” Shaw said, per Nate Timmons of all DenverStiffs.com. “with filthy difficulty or blowouts, 1 way or another, which will ascertain if it gets deeper than that.”
The postseason remains a lofty goal for this club, largely because there are 10 teams that seem scarier (and also have better name odds) from the West. All that depth behind celebrities Ty Lawson and Kenneth Faried might be enough to propel the Nuggets to a .500 record, but it could be a stunner if they ended the 2014-15 campaign in the summit’s top eight.
Many hands make light work, however, and Denver will employ more hands than nearly anyone this season. We are going to see when sharing the load pays off in astonishing fashion.
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