Of all of the big games in this month of mostly home games, Tuesday night's against Portland wasn't immediately identifiable as one. And yet it was. The upstart Trail Blazers began the night just two games behind the Nuggets in the Northwest Division, which meant they were also visible in the rear-view mirror in the Western Conference's top eight teams. And a loss to them early in the season meant the Nuggets were in need of a little revenge. And they got it...
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