Things to watch in Lakers-Nuggets matchup
December 31, 2011 | 9:11 am
Among the highlights of my interview with the Denver Post's Nuggets beat writer Benjamin Hochman on the Lakers-Nuggets game:
- Why Hochman believes the Nuggets have enough depth to compete in the Western Conference
- The challenges Denver faces with Lakers center Andrew Bynum back in the lineup
- Why Hochman believes Nuggets center Nene is inconsistent
- How the Nuggets adjust defensively after losing power forward Kenyon Martin in the off-season
- How Hochman personally knows Lakers assistant coach Quin Snyder
- How the Nuggets will fare in their set of three games in consecutive nights, including a back-to-back against the Lakers.
- Whether Danilo Gallinari's music video can ever become the anthem at Denver's Pepsi Center
- Hochman's optimism or lack thereof that the term "Hochmaning" could become a trend the same way Denver quarterback Tim Tebow did with "Tebowing"
- You can follow more Hochman's work on the Denver Post's website and on Twitter.
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