The sports sector in Denver never fails to keep the fans engaged. Denver sports news is always teeming with exciting new developments in their local sports fields.
Denver is witnessing the Pittsburgh Steelers at the NFL as well as the Denver Nuggets at the NBA. Both are promising teams in their respective games of football and basketball and their respective leagues.
Recent Loss of Denver Broncos at the NFL.
In recent Denver sports news, the Denver Broncos have gone down to 3-2 following consecutive losses. Firstly, they lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-19. Secondly, this is just one week after they lost 23-7 to the Baltimore Ravens. Experts owe the losses to the team’s underwhelming offense.
However, the Bronco’s rookie running back, Javante Williams, was the only highlight on the offense. He attacked forward, running 61 yards trying to defend, but all of that went in vain due to the poor performance of the offense.
Courtland Sutton, the wide receiver for Denver, missed an opportunity that was a third-down catch in the first half. Quarterback Teddy Bridgewater concluded with his second-lowest completion percentage of the season.
He finally got the offense clicking in the fourth quarter, but his late interception cost Denver their comeback.
The Broncos’ defense didn’t do well, either. Denver’s defense made it easier for Steelers rookie running back Najee Harris to rush for 122 yards on 23 carries.
Pittsburgh’s offense demolished the Broncos’ defense to win their at-home match. Next week, Denver will host the Las Vegas Raiders.
Denver Nuggets Geared Up Before Fourth Preseason Game
The Nuggets’ coach said that Will Barton III showed significant improvement in practice. If everything goes their way, the Denver Nuggets will have a good start to their fourth preseason game.
Sunday’s practice went well for Will Barton III. The first 20 minutes of scrimmages satisfied Monte Morris. Barton, Michael Porter Jr., Aaron Gordon, and Nikola Jokic gave their best and held their ground.
He praised the chemistry of the group, which is important at the start of the season. He remarked that “I’m excited to get Will back out there, see him healthy again and ready to put on a good display of basketball.”
According to Malone Wednesday’s game in Oklahoma City, the Nuggets’ fourth preseason game would see the starters trying to get some minutes together against outside competition and thus playing closer to regular minutes. He plans a portion of that starting five will rest before Thursday’s preseason finale against the Thunder.
Morris has to fill big shoes again!
Monte Morris will be the replacement for Jamal Murray at the start of the season. He has been here before.
Morris was at college at Iowa State when he replaced DeAndre Kane, who scored an average of 17.1 points, 6.8 rebounds and 5.9 assists as a senior, as a sophomore.
However, Morris wants to take this opportunity to prove himself as a starting-caliber NBA guard in his fifth NBA season. Moreover, he is calm and also confident about it.
“It was fun, man. It’s a talented group,” Morris said of Denver’s starting five. According to him, all one can do is play their role and knock down shots and defend. It is as simple as that for this Denver Nuggets star player.