The Denver Nuggets are just 1-for-15 from three-point range tonight, but still have themselves in position to get a victory heading into the fourth quarter against the Houston Rockets at the Pepsi Center. Houston leads 73-71 heading into the final period in a game the Nuggets are playing without star center Nene and starting two guard Arron Afflalo.
Denver is shooting 29-of-64 (45 percent) from the field while Houston has made 27-of-65 shots (41.5 percent). While Denver has dominated the boards with a 42-30 edge , Houston's three-point shooting has been the difference. The Rockets are 7-of-16 from downtown.
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