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Trail Blazers Twitter dunks on Nuggets Twitter

Caleb Swanigan, Jamal Murray

Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray (27) goes up for a shot against Portland Trail Blazers forward Caleb Swanigan (50) during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game, Monday, April 9, 2018, in Denver. Denver won 88-82. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)


The last time the Trail Blazers and Nuggets traded with each other, Denver sent Jusuf Nurkic and a first-round pick to Portland for Mason Plumlee in 2017. Nurkic helped the Trail Blazers down the stretch, and they made the playoffs over the Nuggets. Portland also used the first-rounder to trade up for the promising Zach Collins. Plumlee became a bad contract in Denver.

This might be even worse for the Nuggets.

The NBA posted a few photos of Trail Blazers getting dunked on. The Nuggets tried to pile on with a photo of Jamal Murray appearing to slam over Caleb Swanigan. The big problem: Swanigan stopped Murray – as Portland was eager to show:

At least the Nuggets realized they had to take the L and didn’t make it even worse.