Most Points Scored by the Denver Nuggets in an NBA Game

This list shows the NBA games in which the Nuggets scored the most points in franchise history, including regular season and Playoffs.

RS = Season / PL = Playoffs

Most Points Ever Scored by the Nuggets - Top 50
Regular Season and Playoffs

Points
Scored
Game
Details
184
L
186
-
184   3 OT
1983-84 (RS) / Dec 13, 1983 / at Denver
168
W
168
-
116  
2007-08 (RS) / Mar 16, 2008 / at Denver
163
W
163
-
155  
1983-84 (RS) / Jan 11, 1984 / at Denver
162
W
162
-
143  
1980-81 (RS) / Feb 13, 1981 / at Denver
158
L
162
-
158  
1990-91 (RS) / Nov 2, 1990 / at Denver
156
W
156
-
142  
1987-88 (RS) / Nov 20, 1987 / at Denver
155
W
155
-
150   OT
1982-83 (RS) / Dec 28, 1982 / at Denver
154
L
157
-
154  
1983-84 (RS) / Apr 15, 1984 / at San Antonio
W
154
-
138  
1981-82 (RS) / Mar 16, 1982 / at Denver
153
L
161
-
153  
1990-91 (RS) / Nov 7, 1990 / at San Antonio
151
W
151
-
142  
1987-88 (RS) / Jan 2, 1988 / at Detroit
150
W
150
-
145  
1990-91 (RS) / Feb 23, 1991 / at Denver
W
150
-
132  
1978-79 (RS) / Nov 10, 1978 / at Phoenix
149
W
149
-
123  
1983-84 (RS) / Mar 11, 1984 / at Denver
148
W
148
-
136  
1983-84 (RS) / Feb 25, 1984 / at Denver
L
151
-
148  
1981-82 (RS) / Feb 10, 1982 / at Denver
W
148
-
146   OT
1980-81 (RS) / Mar 29, 1981 / at Los Angeles
147
L
151
-
147   2 OT
2007-08 (RS) / Apr 6, 2008 / at Seattle
W
147
-
120  
1987-88 (RS) / Dec 2, 1987 / at Denver
W
147
-
135  
1984-85 (RS) / Nov 10, 1984 / at Denver
W
147
-
127  
1981-82 (RS) / Mar 7, 1982 / at Denver
146
W
146
-
113  
1989-90 (RS) / Dec 2, 1989 / at Denver
L
148
-
146   2 OT
1988-89 (RS) / Nov 15, 1988 / at Denver
W
146
-
130  
1984-85 (RS) / Nov 6, 1984 / at Los Angeles
W
146
-
129  
1981-82 (RS) / Feb 13, 1982 / at Denver
145
L
151
-
145  
1990-91 (RS) / Nov 24, 1990 / at Denver
W
145
-
136  
1983-84 (RS) / Mar 30, 1984 / at Denver
W
145
-
142   OT
1981-82 (RS) / Mar 30, 1982 / at Denver
W
145
-
134  
1981-82 (RS) / Feb 15, 1982 / at Utah
W
145
-
120  
1976-77 (RS) / Jan 2, 1977 / at Denver
144
W
144
-
127  
1984-85 (RS) / Jan 26, 1985 / at Denver
L
145
-
144  
1981-82 (RS) / Feb 5, 1982 / at Boston
143
L
144
-
143   2 OT
2014-15 (RS) / Apr 10, 2015 / at Denver
L
173
-
143  
1990-91 (RS) / Nov 10, 1990 / at Phoenix
W
143
-
132  
1988-89 (RS) / Nov 13, 1988 / at Portland
W
143
-
121  
1984-85 (RS) / Jan 11, 1985 / at Denver
W
143
-
136  
1982-83 (RS) / Feb 5, 1983 / at Denver
W
143
-
123  
1980-81 (RS) / Jan 27, 1981 / at Denver
142
W
142
-
138  
1988-89 (RS) / Jan 28, 1989 / at Denver
W
142
-
114  
1986-87 (RS) / Apr 14, 1987 / at Denver
W
142
-
113  
1986-87 (RS) / Jan 31, 1987 / at Denver
W
142
-
128  
1986-87 (RS) / Nov 20, 1986 / at Denver
W
142
-
138  
1986-87 (RS) / Nov 14, 1986 / at Denver
W
142
-
127  
1985-86 (RS) / Oct 29, 1985 / at Phoenix
W
142
-
138  
1982-83 (RS) / Mar 4, 1983 / at Portland
W
142
-
139  
1980-81 (RS) / Mar 28, 1981 / at Golden State
141
W
141
-
105  
1989-90 (RS) / Jan 11, 1990 / at Denver
W
141
-
120  
1989-90 (RS) / Nov 28, 1989 / at Denver
W
141
-
111  
1989-90 (RS) / Nov 18, 1989 / at Denver
W
141
-
106  
1988-89 (RS) / Nov 22, 1988 / at Denver
W
141
-
129  
1988-89 (RS) / Nov 12, 1988 / at Denver
L
142
-
141   OT
1988-89 (RS) / Nov 5, 1988 / at Seattle
L
145
-
141   OT
1986-87 (RS) / Jan 26, 1987 / at Portland
W
141
-
111  
1984-85 (PL) / Apr 18, 1985 / at Denver /
Western Conference First Round
W
141
-
140   OT
1984-85 (RS) / Mar 1, 1985 / at Dallas
W
141
-
138  
1983-84 (RS) / Feb 17, 1984 / at Los Angeles
W
141
-
117  
1983-84 (RS) / Jan 7, 1984 / at Denver
W
141
-
125  
1982-83 (RS) / Nov 27, 1982 / at Denver
W
141
-
122  
1981-82 (RS) / Apr 14, 1982 / at Denver
L
143
-
141   OT
1977-78 (RS) / Jan 22, 1978 / at Denver