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Pepsi Center has been home of the Denver Nuggets since 1999. The Denver Nuggets share Pepsi Center with the National Hockey League Colorado Avalanche.Both teams played in McNichols Sports Arena from 1995 until moving to the Pepsi Center.
Denver Nuggets Tickets
Great tickets (sometimes less than arena prices) for home and away games are available from a registered ticket broker.
Denver Nuggets History
The Denver Nuggets were in the American Basketball Association and were one of four teams from the ABA that merged with NBA in 1976. The other three teams that became members of the NBA were the Indiana Pacers, San Antonio Spurs and New York Nets
The Denver Nuggets have qualified for the playoffs many times, but have not won a National Basketball Championship. The Nuggets were defeated in the conference finals three times. In 1978 they were defeated by the Seattle Supersonics and in both 1985 and 2009 they were defeated by the Los Angeles Lakers.
2011 NBA Playoffs
The Denver Nuggets qualified for the 2011 NBA Playoffs. They were defeated in the first round by the Oklahoma City Thunder 4 games to 1.
2012 NBA Playoffs
The Nuggets qualified for the playoffs as the #6 seed in the Western Conference. They were defeated by the #3 seed Los Angeles Lakers in the first round.
2013 NBA Playoffs
The Denver Nuggets qualified for the playoffs as the #3 seed in the Western Conference. They were defeated by the #6 seed Golden State Warriors in the first round.