The Nuggets are just 1-5 since their season-best seven-game
winning streak. They are coming off of a 122-114 loss at Golden
State on Monday in which their eight-point third-quarter lead
evaporated in a 24-1 Warriors burst.
Carmelo Anthony scored 34 points, including 14 in the final
period as he attempted to lead Denver's comeback effort. Andre
Miller added 22 points and nine assists for the Nuggets, who
bring a seven-game home winning streak into Wednesday's contest.
Chicago has lost the first four contests of its seven-game
Western Conference road swing, including Monday's tough 109-107
overtime loss at Utah in which it led by as many as seven points
in the extra session.
Ben Gordon, who scored a career-high 39 points against Phoenix
on Saturday, scored 35 against the Jazz.
Chris Duhon missed the game because of a left thigh bruise. His
status for Wednesday's game is uncertain.
Denver has won its last six home games against Chicago.