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Campazzo’s balance after his first year in the NBA
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Campazzo’s balance after his first year in the NBA

"It was a long season, with many games. Everything was new for me, so I tried to learn as much as possible ", he valued Facundo Campazzo after his team, the Denver Nuggets, was out of competition in the NBA. Denver was swept 4-0 by Phoenix in the Western Conference semifinals, with an extraordinary performance from Suns point guard Chris Paul, ending Campazzo's first season at the top of world basketball. "Be aggressive on offense and, on defense, cover very dangerous players like Lillard or CP3 (Chris Paul's nickname), that was my challenge. Trying to compete against that type of player, "analyzed the Cordovan guard, who had an aggressive defense, the highest point of his first year in the NBA. Defensive ability that he put to the test in the Playoffs, first with the Portland goal scor...
The season is over: Campazzo and Denver Nuggets were swept by Phoenix Suns in the NBA
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The season is over: Campazzo and Denver Nuggets were swept by Phoenix Suns in the NBA

The first season of Cordoba Facundo Campazzo in the NBA last night ended with a loss to the Phoenix Suns by 125-118. This 4-0 sweep allowed the Arizona team to reach the final of the Western Conference.In this last and unforgettable day of his season as "rookie (rookie)", the Argentine guard's numbers repeated his same best mark of points in playoffs (14), with four triples and a double, but then he did not have abundant records in other items, except for fouls (5), since he only added 2 assists.The Suns superiority throughout the series practically prevented him from competing with the Nuggets in any of the four games.The base Chris Paul, 36, scored 37 points and was seconded by Devin Booker (34 and 11 rebounds).Nuggets tuvo a Will Barton a...
Devin Booker to El Comercio: “It’s always fun to win at PlayOffs”
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Devin Booker to El Comercio: “It’s always fun to win at PlayOffs”

Phoenix Suns has exposed all the flaws of Denver Nuggets in the first two games of the semifinal of the Western Conference of the NBA. The Monty Williams team, with a phenomenal Chris Paul and a Devin Booker successful, has knocked Michael Malone's team off the field in the first two games of the series. Thinking about Game 3, to be played in Colorado, El Comercio spoke with Devin Booker on the importance of these two first duels.SIGHT: Mikal Bridges to El Comercio: "Our game plan starts from defense, so we will win the series"Phoenix Suns beat 123-98 to Denver Nuggets and took a 2-0 lead in the semifinal of the Western Conference in the NBA PlayOffs. The homeowner team It is curious that despite the beating, the top scorer of the game was Nikola Jokic with 24 points and 13 rebounds...
Little Campazzo in Denver’s tight win over Portland
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Little Campazzo in Denver’s tight win over Portland

The Denver Nuggets from Facundo Campazzo beat the Portland Trail Blazers 147-140 and they were up 3-2 in the NBA Western Conference playoffs. The Argentine guard, however, had a bad night in which he barely scored three goals. The previous game in the series had been a defeat for the team led by Mike Malone.The game started with a 10-0 lead for Denver, but it failed to retain that lead: the first half ended with the Colorado franchise leading by 7, but in Portland Damian Lillard, the figure of the night with 55 touchdowns and 10 assists, put his team in range. Regular time ended in a draw at 121, the first overtime tied at 135 and Denver was finally able to win the game.In the Nuggets the main scorer was the Serbian center Nikola Jokic with 38 points, 11 rebounds and 9 assists, escorted...
Great contribution from Campazzo in Denver’s win over Portland
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Great contribution from Campazzo in Denver’s win over Portland

The Argentine base Facundo Campazzo had a very good performance in the triumph he achieved Denver Nuggets ante Portland Trail Blazers away from 120 to 115 for the playoffs of the Western Conference of the NBA. Campazzo's team now holds a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven quarter-final series.The Denver franchise achieved a valuable victory that allowed it to go to the front in the series and will try to ratify it in the next game, which will be this Saturday again at the Moda Center stadium in Oregon, from 5:00 p.m. (Argentine time). https://content.jwplatform.com/previews/0voTnObY-buQgiLVC The Cordoba Campazzo touched the "triple double": achievement 11 points (1-3 in doubles, 2-6 in triples and 3-4 in free) in 32 minutes and six seconds, with eight rebounds, eight assists, three lost ball...
Solid Campazzo for Denver Nuggets’ first playoff win
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Solid Campazzo for Denver Nuggets’ first playoff win

Serbian Nikola Jokic donned the hero cape on Monday to guide the Denver Nuggets in a comfortable 128-109 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers. Thus the series of the first round of playoffs in the Western Conference of the NBA was paired, one victory per side.The Serbian center had a very effective day with 38 points, eight rebounds and five assists, while Michael Porters Jr. seconded him with 18 points. The Cordoba Facundo Campazzo He also had an outstanding day for the winners with 12 points, 6 assists, 3 rebounds, 3 steals and a block.Portland, finally, could not capitalize on another excellent performance by its star Damian Lillard, who had a high-carat offensive overflow with 42 points and 10 assists, and made Campazzo suffer when he had to mark it, especially in the second quart...
Campazzo put his stamp on Nuggets’ playoff victory
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Campazzo put his stamp on Nuggets’ playoff victory

The Argentine base Facundo Campazzo he scored 12 points and rounded off a great performance in the triumph of his team, the Denver Nuggets, which beat the Portland Trail Blazers 128-109 at home and tied the NBA playoff series.Campazzo spent half an hour on the court and left his mark with two triples, two doubles and two free, plus six assists, three rebounds, three steals, a block, two personal fouls and three turnovers, according to the official NBA site. .The great figure of the match, played at the Ball Arena stadium, was the Serbian pivot of Nuggets, Nikola Jokic, top candidate for NBA MVP, who stood out with 38 points, eight rebounds and five assists, in a team that showed outstanding collective performance and figures such as Michael ...
Campazzo and Jokic, intensity and talent to stop the Blazers
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Campazzo and Jokic, intensity and talent to stop the Blazers

The Serbian, scorer of 38 points, finds the help of the point guard, whose intensity on both sides of the court frustrates Portland, where Lillard scored 42 points, with 9/16 in triples (128-109).Jokic looks for a pass to Giles' defense.REUTERSThe candidacy of Nikola Jokic for NBA MVP he won whole numbers on Monday thanks to 38 points, eight rebounds and five assists that facilitated Denver's victory over Portland (128-109). The team led by Michael Malone tied the tie (1-1) with the help of Facundo Campazzo, author of 12 points, six assists, three rebounds, three steals and a plug. The intense defensive work of the point guard was crucial for the Nuggets, who after the break managed to stop Damian Lillard, author of 32 points during the first half, including eight triples, an absolute rec...
Campazzo gave a show of assists, but Nuggets started the playoffs with a loss
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Campazzo gave a show of assists, but Nuggets started the playoffs with a loss

Denver Nuggets opened last night with a home loss in the playoff series to the Portland Trail Blazers. It was for an unexpected 123-109, in the first of the seven games agreed by the quarterfinals of the NBA Western Conference.In his absolute debut in this instance, the Argentine Facundo Campazzo rounded off a good job despite the difficulty in marking the rival's point guard, Damian Lillard, who was the exclusive figure of the night at Ball Arena with 34 points and 13 assists (a career high in the postseason).The Cordoba, already established in the Nuggets starting quintet, contributed 8 points (3-4 from the field), 5 assists, 3 rebounds, 2 steals and 1 cover.Denver did not have the defensive intensity of other games and Portland took adva...