It does not matter why head coach Brian Shaw is adopting a deep rotation for his Denver Nuggets–it could be because the roster lacks a definite top eight, also it may be a signal the Nugs will use line modifications to double-down on fatigue-inducing speed at altitude like a lot of Denver squads before.
What matters is the fact that it is a smart idea.
„There is going to be 10 guys at the start of the season, will be two at every place, that’ll be in the main rotation,“ Shaw said, per Nate Timmons of „Barring foul difficulty or blowouts, 1 way or another, that will ascertain if it gets deeper than that.“
The postseason remains a lofty goal for this club, mainly because there are 10 teams which look scarier (and also have better title odds) from the West. All that thickness behind celebrities Ty Lawson and Kenneth Faried could be enough to propel the Nuggets into a .500 album, but it would be a stunner when they finished the 2014-15 effort in the summit’s top eight.
Many hands make light work, however, and Denver is going to employ more hands than nearly anyone this season. We’ll see when sharing the load pays off in astonishing fashion.

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