Denver Nuggets: 100-1
It does not matter why head coach Brian Shaw is embracing a profound rotation for his Denver Nuggets--it could be because the roster lacks a definite top eight, or it might be a signal the Nugs will use line changes to double-down on fatigue-inducing speed at elevation like so many Denver squads before.
What matters is the fact that it's a smart idea.
«There's likely to be 10 guys at the onset of the year, will probably be two at every place, that'll be in the main spinning,» Shaw said, per Nate Timmons of all DenverStiffs.com. «Barring foul difficulty or blowouts, one way or another, which will ascertain if it gets deeper than that.»
The postseason remains a lofty goal for this particular club, largely because there are 10 teams that look scarier (and have better name odds) in the West. All that depth behind stars Ty Lawson and Kenneth Faried might be enough to propel the Nuggets into a .500 record, but it could be a stunner when they ended the 2014-15 campaign in the conference's top eight.
Many hands make light work, however, and Denver is going to employ more hands than just about anyone this year. We'll see when sharing the load pays off in astonishing fashion.
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