4/28/2021 Denver v. New Orleans Game Preview

April 28, 2021 at 9:00 PM ET
Regular Season

Pepsi Center
Denver, Colorado

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Season Series - Tied 1-1

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Mar 21, 2021
New Orleans
Denver
113 - 108
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 26, 2021
Denver
New Orleans
113 - 108
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Apr 28, 2021
New Orleans
Denver
- - Regular Season Pepsi Center

2020-2021 Team Stats

GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
New Orleans5648.442.488.1.48110.830.8.34919.125.9.73714.517.811.635.346.926.07.44.4114.5
Denver5648.543.589.1.48813.033.7.38515.219.2.79113.418.910.833.844.627.18.14.4115.3
NOP Opponents5648.441.888.6.47214.838.0.38916.520.9.79013.221.38.731.940.726.07.65.7115.0
DEN Opponents5648.540.185.7.46812.835.4.36016.821.5.77914.019.29.331.540.826.17.34.4109.8


Head to Head Since 1946-1947

Date Away Team Home Team Score Winner Game Type Venue
Mar 26, 2021
Denver
New Orleans
113 - 108
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 21, 2021
New Orleans
Denver
113 - 108
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 24, 2020
Denver
New Orleans
113 - 106
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Dec 25, 2019
New Orleans
Denver
112 - 100
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Oct 31, 2019
Denver
New Orleans
107 - 122
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 2, 2019
New Orleans
Denver
120 - 112
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 30, 2019
Denver
New Orleans
105 - 99
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 17, 2018
Denver
New Orleans
115 - 125
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Oct 29, 2018
New Orleans
Denver
111 - 116
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 15, 2017
New Orleans
Denver
111 - 117
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 6, 2017
Denver
New Orleans
114 - 123
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 17, 2017
New Orleans
Denver
114 - 146
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Apr 7, 2017
New Orleans
Denver
106 - 122
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Apr 4, 2017
Denver
New Orleans
134 - 131
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 26, 2017
New Orleans
Denver
115 - 90
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Oct 26, 2016
Denver
New Orleans
107 - 102
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 31, 2016
Denver
New Orleans
95 - 101
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Dec 20, 2015
New Orleans
Denver
130 - 125
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 17, 2015
Denver
New Orleans
115 - 98
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 15, 2015
Denver
New Orleans
118 - 111
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 1, 2015
New Orleans
Denver
99 - 92
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 28, 2015
Denver
New Orleans
93 - 85
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 21, 2014
New Orleans
Denver
97 - 117
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Apr 2, 2014
New Orleans
Denver
107 - 137
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 9, 2014
Denver
New Orleans
107 - 111
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Dec 27, 2013
Denver
New Orleans
89 - 105
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Dec 15, 2013
New Orleans
Denver
93 - 102
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 25, 2013
Denver
New Orleans
86 - 110
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Feb 1, 2013
New Orleans
Denver
98 - 113
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 25, 2012
New Orleans
Denver
84 - 102
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Apr 4, 2012
Denver
New Orleans
92 - 94
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 9, 2012
New Orleans
Denver
97 - 110
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 9, 2012
New Orleans
Denver
94 - 81
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 6, 2012
Denver
New Orleans
96 - 88
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 14, 2011
Denver
New Orleans
114 - 103
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 9, 2011
New Orleans
Denver
96 - 87
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Oct 29, 2010
Denver
New Orleans
95 - 101
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Mar 18, 2010
New Orleans
Denver
80 - 93
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Mar 12, 2010
Denver
New Orleans
102 - 95
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 23, 2010
New Orleans
Denver
110 - 116
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 18, 2009
Denver
New Orleans
92 - 98
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Apr 29, 2009
New Orleans
Denver
86 - 107
Denver
Playoffs Pepsi Center
Apr 27, 2009
Denver
New Orleans
121 - 63
Denver
Playoffs Smoothie King Center
Apr 25, 2009
Denver
New Orleans
93 - 95
New Orleans
Playoffs Smoothie King Center
Apr 22, 2009
New Orleans
Denver
93 - 108
Denver
Playoffs Pepsi Center
Apr 19, 2009
New Orleans
Denver
84 - 113
Denver
Playoffs Pepsi Center
Mar 25, 2009
Denver
New Orleans
101 - 88
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 28, 2009
Denver
New Orleans
81 - 94
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Jan 3, 2009
New Orleans
Denver
100 - 105
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 27, 2008
New Orleans
Denver
105 - 101
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 28, 2008
Denver
New Orleans
93 - 117
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Dec 12, 2007
New Orleans
Denver
99 - 105
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 4, 2007
New Orleans
Denver
93 - 88
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Apr 13, 2007
Denver
New Orleans
107 - 105
Denver
Regular Season Chesapeake Energy Arena
Mar 6, 2007
New Orleans
Denver
91 - 106
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 7, 2007
New Orleans
Denver
114 - 112
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Dec 29, 2006
Denver
New Orleans
89 - 99
New Orleans
Regular Season Chesapeake Energy Arena
Mar 18, 2006
Denver
New Orleans
109 - 94
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 30, 2005
New Orleans
Denver
102 - 95
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Nov 16, 2005
Denver
New Orleans
91 - 81
Denver
Regular Season Chesapeake Energy Arena
Apr 13, 2005
New Orleans
Denver
102 - 116
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Apr 6, 2005
Denver
New Orleans
94 - 83
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Feb 27, 2005
Denver
New Orleans
94 - 93
Denver
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Nov 29, 2004
New Orleans
Denver
67 - 76
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Jan 23, 2004
Denver
New Orleans
91 - 97
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center
Dec 16, 2003
New Orleans
Denver
94 - 116
Denver
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 28, 2003
New Orleans
Denver
94 - 88
New Orleans
Regular Season Pepsi Center
Feb 16, 2003
Denver
New Orleans
92 - 100
New Orleans
Regular Season Smoothie King Center

2020-2021 New Orleans Pelicans Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters L. Ball E. Bledsoe B. Ingram Z. Williamson S. Adams
Rotation K. Lewis, Jr. N. Alexander-Walker J. Hart J. Johnson W. Hernangomez
Rotation     N. Marshall   J. Hayes
Rotation     W. Iwundu    
Lim PT   J. Nunnally   W. Gabriel  

2020-2021 Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Murray W. Barton M. Porter, Jr. A. Gordon N. Jokic
Rotation M. Morris P. Dozier   P. Millsap  
Rotation F. Campazzo     J. Green  
Lim PT M. Howard   V. Cancar Z. Nnaji J. McGee
Lim PT S. Harrison       B. Bol

New Orleans Pelicans Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
12 Steven Adams C 52 28.0 3.3 5.4 .618 0.0 0.1 .000 1.1 2.4 .448 1.4 2.0 3.8 5.2 9.0 2.0 0.9 0.7 7.7
6 Nickeil Alexander-Walker SG 41 20.7 3.9 9.2 .418 1.6 4.6 .348 1.0 1.3 .750 1.4 1.9 0.2 2.8 3.1 2.0 1.0 0.5 10.2
2 Lonzo Ball PG 42 31.4 5.1 12.3 .419 3.0 8.0 .376 0.9 1.1 .792 2.0 2.0 0.6 3.5 4.1 5.6 1.4 0.6 14.2
5 Eric Bledsoe PG 55 30.2 4.1 10.0 .408 1.7 5.1 .345 1.8 2.5 .728 1.6 1.6 0.4 3.1 3.5 3.7 0.7 0.3 11.7
32 Wenyen Gabriel PF 9 4.7 0.2 1.2 .182 0.1 0.6 .200 0.2 0.4 .500 0.8 0.2 0.8 0.8 1.6 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.8
3 Josh Hart SG 47 28.7 3.2 7.3 .439 1.3 4.1 .326 1.5 1.9 .775 1.0 2.4 1.1 6.9 8.0 2.3 0.8 0.3 9.2
10 Jaxson Hayes PF 44 14.7 2.5 3.8 .657 0.1 0.1 .500 1.3 1.7 .757 0.7 1.8 1.3 2.5 3.8 0.6 0.4 0.5 6.3
9 Willy Hernangomez C 33 15.8 2.7 5.1 .539 0.0 0.2 .125 0.9 1.5 .604 0.5 1.1 2.4 4.0 6.4 0.9 0.3 0.5 6.4
14 Brandon Ingram SF 51 34.6 8.5 18.2 .469 2.4 6.3 .384 4.7 5.3 .886 2.5 2.0 0.6 4.4 5.0 4.8 0.7 0.7 24.3
25 Wesley Iwundu F 9 15.3 1.2 3.1 .393 0.2 1.4 .154 1.2 1.4 .846 1.1 1.6 0.4 2.3 2.8 0.4 0.4 0.1 3.9
16 James Johnson F 10 27.6 3.9 8.8 .443 1.0 3.3 .303 1.7 2.4 .708 1.6 3.0 0.7 3.1 3.8 2.9 1.0 1.3 10.5
13 Kira Lewis, Jr. PG 38 16.1 2.6 6.3 .408 0.7 2.2 .341 0.6 0.8 .774 0.6 1.6 0.2 1.0 1.2 2.3 0.8 0.2 6.5
8 Naji Marshall SF 16 16.8 1.5 4.0 .375 0.6 1.7 .333 1.8 2.4 .737 0.6 1.6 0.2 3.2 3.4 2.2 0.6 0.4 5.3
21 James Nunnally F 1 9.1 0.0 3.0 .000 0.0 3.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1 Zion Williamson PF 51 32.9 10.3 16.7 .615 0.2 0.5 .333 6.0 8.6 .699 2.6 2.3 2.5 4.6 7.1 3.6 0.9 0.7 26.7

Denver Nuggets Player Stats

# Player Pos GPMPGFGMFGAFG%3PM3PA3P%FTMFTAFT%TOVPFORBDRBTRBAPGSPGBPGPPG
5 Will Barton GF 53 31.3 4.6 10.9 .427 1.7 4.6 .374 1.6 2.1 .782 1.7 1.7 0.7 3.3 4.0 3.2 0.9 0.4 12.6
10 Bol Bol C 24 5.0 0.9 1.8 .512 0.4 0.8 .474 0.3 0.5 .583 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.8 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.4 2.5
7 Facundo Campazzo PG 50 19.0 1.6 4.1 .390 1.1 2.9 .385 0.8 1.0 .824 1.0 1.9 0.3 1.3 1.6 2.9 1.0 0.2 5.1
31 Vlatko Cancar SF 30 5.4 0.5 1.3 .421 0.2 0.6 .263 0.2 0.3 .875 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.8 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.1 1.5
35 P.J. Dozier PG 41 20.2 2.7 6.3 .419 0.9 2.6 .343 0.9 1.4 .614 0.9 1.7 0.7 2.9 3.6 1.6 0.6 0.4 7.1
50 Aaron Gordon F 11 27.2 4.6 8.1 .573 0.7 2.5 .286 1.5 2.0 .727 1.1 1.6 1.3 3.3 4.5 2.5 0.8 0.6 11.5
0 JaMychal Green PF 43 18.5 3.1 6.5 .471 1.4 3.4 .408 0.8 1.0 .837 1.0 2.6 1.5 3.5 5.0 0.8 0.5 0.3 8.4
8 Shaquille Harrison G 1 3.2 1.0 2.0 .500 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0
00 Markus Howard SG 27 3.3 0.4 1.7 .239 0.2 1.2 .156 0.0 0.1 .500 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.0 1.0
15 Nikola Jokic C 56 35.2 10.2 18.1 .567 1.4 3.3 .422 4.2 4.9 .855 3.1 2.7 2.9 8.1 11.0 8.8 1.5 0.6 26.1
6 JaVale McGee C 4 9.9 1.8 3.2 .538 0.0 0.0 .000 0.5 1.0 .500 1.5 2.8 1.5 3.5 5.0 0.2 0.5 0.5 4.0
4 Paul Millsap FC 44 21.8 3.4 6.9 .487 1.0 2.6 .372 1.2 1.8 .714 0.9 2.1 1.4 3.4 4.8 1.6 0.8 0.7 8.9
11 Monte Morris G 44 26.1 4.0 8.3 .477 1.1 3.0 .377 1.3 1.6 .789 0.7 1.0 0.2 1.9 2.2 3.2 0.7 0.3 10.3
27 Jamal Murray SG 48 35.5 7.9 16.5 .477 2.7 6.6 .408 2.8 3.2 .869 2.2 2.0 0.8 3.3 4.0 4.8 1.3 0.3 21.2
22 Zeke Nnaji PF 36 9.7 1.2 2.5 .489 0.6 1.4 .392 0.3 0.4 .800 0.2 0.7 0.4 1.2 1.6 0.2 0.2 0.1 3.3
1 Michael Porter, Jr. PF 46 30.6 6.8 12.6 .538 2.4 5.7 .427 1.7 2.2 .768 1.1 2.0 1.8 6.0 7.7 1.0 0.6 0.9 17.6

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