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2008-2009 Denver Nuggets Playoff Roster
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Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Born Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Chris Andersen PF/C 6-10 245 Jul 7, 1978 30 Blinn 5 1999 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Carmelo Anthony SF 6-8 235 May 29, 1984 24 Syracuse 5 2003 Rnd 1, Pick 3, Denver Nuggets
Renaldo Balkman SF/PF 6-8 208 Jul 14, 1984 24 South Carolina 2 2006 Rnd 1, Pick 20, New York Knicks
Chauncey Billups PG 6-3 210 Sep 25, 1976 32 Colorado 11 1997 Rnd 1, Pick 3, Boston Celtics
Anthony Carter PG 6-1 190 Jun 16, 1975 33 Hawaii 10 1998 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Jason Hart G 6-3 180 Apr 29, 1978 30 Syracuse 7 2000 Rnd 2, Pick 20, Milwaukee Bucks
Maybyner Nene C/PF 6-11 250 Sep 13, 1982 26 CR Vasco da Gama (Brazil) 6 2002 Rnd 1, Pick 7, New York Knicks
Steven Hunter F-C 7-0 240 Oct 31, 1981 27 DePaul 7 2001 Rnd 1, Pick 15, Orlando Magic
Dahntay Jones SG/SF 6-6 225 Dec 27, 1980 28 Duke 5 2003 Rnd 1, Pick 20, Boston Celtics
Linas Kleiza PF 6-8 234 Jan 3, 1985 24 Missouri 3 2005 Rnd 1, Pick 27, Portland Trail Blazers
Kenyon Martin PF 6-9 240 Dec 30, 1977 31 Cincinnati 8 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 1, New Jersey Nets
Johan Petro C 7-0 247 Jan 27, 1986 23 Pau-Orthez (France) 3 2005 Rnd 1, Pick 25, Seattle SuperSonics
J.R. Smith SG 6-6 220 Sep 9, 1985 23 Saint Benedict's Preparatory School (New Jersey) 4 2004 Rnd 1, Pick 18, New Orleans Pelicans
Sonny Weems G-F 6-6 203 Jul 8, 1986 22 Arkansas 0 2008 Rnd 2, Pick 9, Chicago Bulls

Playoff Matchups

Eastern Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round Orlando Magic #6 Philadelphia Sixers Orlando in 6
First Round #1 Cleveland Cavaliers #8 Detroit Pistons Cleveland in 4
First Round #2 Boston Celtics #7 Chicago Bulls Boston in 7
First Round #3 Orlando Magic #6 Philadelphia Sixers Orlando in 6
First Round #4 Atlanta Hawks #5 Miami Heat Atlanta in 7
Second Round #1 Cleveland Cavaliers #4 Atlanta Hawks Cleveland in 4
Second Round #2 Boston Celtics Orlando Magic Orlando in 7
Second Round #2 Boston Celtics #3 Orlando Magic Orlando in 7
Conference Finals #1 Cleveland Cavaliers Orlando Magic Orlando in 6
Conference Finals #1 Cleveland Cavaliers #3 Orlando Magic Orlando in 6
Western Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
First Round #1 Los Angeles Lakers #8 Utah Jazz L.A. Lakers in 5
First Round #2 Denver Nuggets #7 New Orleans Pelicans Denver in 5
First Round #3 San Antonio Spurs #6 Dallas Mavericks Dallas in 5
First Round #4 Portland Trail Blazers #5 Houston Rockets Houston in 6
Second Round #1 Los Angeles Lakers #5 Houston Rockets L.A. Lakers in 7
Second Round #2 Denver Nuggets #6 Dallas Mavericks Denver in 5
Conference Finals #1 Los Angeles Lakers #2 Denver Nuggets L.A. Lakers in 6
NBA Finals
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals #1 Los Angeles Lakers Orlando Magic L.A. Lakers in 5

Denver Playoff Stat Leaders Full Team Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Renaldo Balkman 8 2.5 0.5 0.5 0.1 0.5 0.0 0.0
Chauncey Billups 16 38.7 20.6 3.8 6.8 1.2 0.2 1.9
Johan Petro 10 2.6 0.9 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1
Linas Kleiza 14 15.0 6.9 3.2 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.1
J.R. Smith 16 27.2 14.9 3.3 2.8 1.1 0.2 1.6
Dahntay Jones 16 17.5 7.0 2.4 0.6 0.8 0.3 0.8
Maybyner Nene 16 32.8 11.5 7.5 2.6 1.2 0.6 1.9
Carmelo Anthony 16 38.2 27.2 5.8 4.1 1.8 0.6 2.3
Kenyon Martin 16 33.6 10.9 5.9 2.1 1.1 0.9 1.6
Anthony Carter 16 14.2 2.8 2.0 2.1 0.9 0.1 0.7
Chris Andersen 15 21.8 6.5 6.3 0.6 0.3 2.1 0.5
Jason Hart 9 2.1 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.1

Opening Round Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue/Game Type Record Denver Leaders New Orleans Leaders
Apr 19, 2009
VS
New Orleans
W, 113-84 Pepsi Center
Opening Round
1-0 PTS: 36. C. Billups
REB: 14. M. Nene
AST: 8. C. Billups
PTS: 21. Chris Paul
REB: 6. David West
AST: 11. Chris Paul
Apr 22, 2009
VS
New Orleans
W, 108-93 Pepsi Center
Opening Round
2-0 PTS: 31. C. Billups
REB: 8. M. Nene
AST: 9. C. Anthony
PTS: 21. David West
REB: 11. T. Chandler
AST: 13. Chris Paul
Apr 25, 2009
@
New Orleans
L, 95-93 New Orleans Arena
Opening Round
2-1 PTS: 25. C. Anthony
REB: 10. K. Martin
AST: 6. C. Billups
PTS: 32. Chris Paul
REB: 9. James Posey
AST: 12. Chris Paul
Apr 27, 2009
@
New Orleans
W, 63-121 New Orleans Arena
Opening Round
3-1 PTS: 26. C. Anthony
REB: 8. C. Andersen
AST: 8. C. Billups
PTS: 14. David West
REB: 7. James Posey
AST: 6. Chris Paul
Apr 29, 2009
VS
New Orleans
W, 107-86 Pepsi Center
Opening Round
4-1 PTS: 34. C. Anthony
REB: 7. K. Martin
AST: 11. C. Billups
PTS: 24. David West
REB: 9. David West
AST: 10. Chris Paul

Conference Semi Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue/Game Type Record Denver Leaders Dallas Leaders
May 3, 2009
VS
Dallas
W, 109-95 Pepsi Center
Conference Semi Finals
1-0 PTS: 24. M. Nene
REB: 6. C. Andersen
AST: 6. J.R. Smith
PTS: 28. D. Nowitzki
REB: 10. D. Nowitzki
AST: 5. J.J. Barea
May 5, 2009
VS
Dallas
W, 117-105 Pepsi Center
Conference Semi Finals
2-0 PTS: 25. M. Nene
REB: 9. C. Andersen
AST: 8. C. Billups
PTS: 35. D. Nowitzki
REB: 9. D. Nowitzki
AST: 7. Jason Kidd
May 9, 2009
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Dallas
W, 105-106 American Airlines Center
Conference Semi Finals
3-0 PTS: 32. C. Billups
REB: 8. C. Anthony
AST: 4. M. Nene
PTS: 33. D. Nowitzki
REB: 16. D. Nowitzki
AST: 5. Jason Kidd
May 11, 2009
@
Dallas
L, 119-117 American Airlines Center
Conference Semi Finals
3-1 PTS: 41. C. Anthony
REB: 11. C. Anthony
AST: 7. C. Billups
PTS: 44. D. Nowitzki
REB: 13. D. Nowitzki
AST: 6. Jason Kidd
May 13, 2009
VS
Dallas
W, 124-110 Pepsi Center
Conference Semi Finals
4-1 PTS: 30. C. Anthony
REB: 7. C. Billups
AST: 12. C. Billups
PTS: 32. D. Nowitzki
REB: 10. D. Nowitzki
AST: 9. Jason Kidd

Conference Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue/Game Type Record Denver Leaders L.A. Lakers Leaders
May 19, 2009
@
L.A. Lakers
L, 105-103 Staples Center
Conference Finals
0-1 PTS: 39. C. Anthony
REB: 8. K. Martin
AST: 8. C. Billups
PTS: 40. Kobe Bryant
REB: 14. Pau Gasol
AST: 6. Derek Fisher
May 21, 2009
@
L.A. Lakers
W, 103-106 Staples Center
Conference Finals
1-1 PTS: 34. C. Anthony
REB: 9. C. Anthony
AST: 6. M. Nene
PTS: 32. Kobe Bryant
REB: 17. Pau Gasol
AST: 4. Luke Walton
May 23, 2009
VS
L.A. Lakers
L, 97-103 Pepsi Center
Conference Finals
1-2 PTS: 21. C. Anthony
REB: 7. C. Andersen
AST: 7. C. Billups
PTS: 41. Kobe Bryant
REB: 11. Pau Gasol
AST: 5. Kobe Bryant
May 25, 2009
VS
L.A. Lakers
W, 120-101 Pepsi Center
Conference Finals
2-2 PTS: 24. C. Billups
REB: 15. K. Martin
AST: 6. M. Nene
PTS: 34. Kobe Bryant
REB: 10. Pau Gasol
AST: 5. Kobe Bryant
May 27, 2009
@
L.A. Lakers
L, 103-94 Staples Center
Conference Finals
2-3 PTS: 31. C. Anthony
REB: 8. M. Nene
AST: 5. C. Billups
PTS: 22. Kobe Bryant
REB: 14. Lamar Odom
AST: 8. Kobe Bryant
May 29, 2009
VS
L.A. Lakers
L, 92-119 Pepsi Center
Conference Finals
2-4 PTS: 25. C. Anthony
REB: 6. M. Nene
AST: 9. C. Billups
PTS: 35. Kobe Bryant
REB: 12. Pau Gasol
AST: 10. Kobe Bryant