The Denver Nuggets host the Toronto Raptors on Monday before shipping off to face the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday for a primetime game on ESPN. It will be the first time the Nuggets face either team this year.
On Thursday, the New York Knicks (12-4) will battle the Miami Heat (12-3) in South Beach as both teams enter the week as the two best teams in the Eastern Conference. The Knicks opened their season against the Heat on Nov. 2 and won 104-84.
Also headlining the NBA calendar this week will be Tuesday's game pitting the Oklahoma City Thunder against the Brooklyn Nets. Coming into Monday, the Nets (11-5) were third in the Eastern Conference standings while the Thunder (14-4) were second in the Western Conference.
Raptors vs. Nuggets (Monday, 9 p.m. ET)
Nuggets vs. Hawks (Wednesday, 8 p.m. ET, ESPN)
Take a look at the full NBA schedule for this week at Sports Illustrated.