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Denver Nuggets (28-46)


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vs. Phi 
L 85-99
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vs. Uta 
W 107-91
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@ Por 
L 114-120
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Trail Blazers beat Nuggets, move closer to division title

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) The Portland Trail Blazers are beginning to regain their health, and the results are showing as they inch closer to their first division title in six years.

LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 11 rebounds, and Portland beat the Denver Nuggets 120-114 on Saturday night for its third consecutive victory.

The Blazers increased their Northwest Division lead to 6 1/2 games over second-place Oklahoma City, which lost to Utah 94-89. The Blazers have 10 games remaining in the regular season, the Thunder nine.

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Leaders
Points: Ty Lawson15.5
Rebounds: Kenneth Faried8.7
Assists: Ty Lawson9.6
FG%: Kenneth Faried49.8%
Steals: Ty Lawson1.29
Blocks: Jusuf Nurkic1.22
Defense (Rank)
Points: 103.8 (27)
Rebounds: 45.2 (28)
Assists: 22.6 (19)
FG%: 45.4% (20)
FT%: 75.2% (15)
3P%: 34.2% (9)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 100.5 (15)
Rebounds: 44.6 (5)
Assists: 21.7 (15)
FG%: 43.2% (26)
FT%: 73.0% (25)
3P%: 32.4% (28)
Standings
Northwest Division
  W L Pct GB
Portland 47 25 .653 --
Oklahoma City 41 32 .562 6.5
Utah 32 41 .438 15.5
Denver 28 46 .378 20.0
Minnesota 16 57 .219 31.5
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
3/28/2015 Ian Clark Signed as Free Agent
2/22/2015 Victor Claver Waived
2/22/2015 Thomas Robinson Waived
2/19/2015 Thomas Robinson Traded Part of five player deal
2/19/2015 Victor Claver Traded Part of five player deal
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Injuries
Date Player Status
3/15/2015 Wilson Chandler Knee soreness
3/15/2015 Darrell Arthur Calf strain
2/27/2015 Darrell Arthur Calf strain
2/25/2015 Wilson Chandler Sore left adductor
2/25/2015 Kenneth Faried Left thumb contusion
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