Preview: The Wolves, riding their third three-game winning streak of the season, will attempt to get above .500 against the Nuggets, who lost their third consecutive game Sunday, a 124-118 overtime loss at Oklahoma City.
Players to watch: C Nikola Pekovic has scored in double figures in 10 games in a row. F Kevin Love, who hit the tying and winning free throws vs. Philadelphia, is coming off a 20-point, 15-rebound performance. PG Ricky Rubio is coming off a career-high 22 points vs. the 76ers. ... G Ty Lawson (15.4 points, 6.3 assists per game) is Denver's top scorer with Danilo Gallinari out until March. Arron Afflalo scored 27 points against the Thunder.
Numbers: The Wolves are at the .500 mark the latest in a season since being 22-22 in 2006-07. ... Denver leads the all-time series 57-37. The Nuggets have won the past six overall, including the past eight games played in Denver.
Injuries: The Wolves have no injuries. For the Nuggets, F Gallinari (left ankle) is out. F/C Nene (left calf) is questionable.
|Kansas City - WP: J. Vargas||6||FINAL|
|Cleveland - LP: C. Kluber||2|
|Toronto - LP: M. Castro||5||FINAL|
|Boston - WP: K. Uehara||6|
|Tampa Bay - LP: B. Gomes||1||FINAL|
|NY Yankees - WP: J. Wilson||4|
|Washington - LP: D. Fister||4||FINAL|
|Atlanta - WP: E. Stults||8|
|NY Mets - WP: C. Torres||3||FINAL|
|Miami - LP: S. Cishek||1|
|Milwaukee - LP: J. Nelson||6||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - WP: J. Marquis||9|
|Pittsburgh - LP: V. Worley||0||FINAL|
|Chicago Cubs - WP: J. Hammel||4|
|Seattle - WP: T. Walker||3||FINAL|
|Texas - LP: Y. Gallardo||1|
|Detroit - WP: D. Price||5||FINAL|
|Minnesota - LP: T. Milone||4|
|Philadelphia - WP: C. Hamels||4||FINAL|
|St. Louis - LP: J. Lackey||1|
|Colorado - WP: T. Matzek||5||FINAL|
|Arizona - LP: C. Anderson||4|
|Houston - WP: P. Neshek||9||FINAL|
|San Diego - LP: J. Benoit||4|
|San Francisco - LP: T. Lincecum||3||FINAL|
|Los Angeles - WP: C. Frias||8|