Originally Posted by extralife
They are to be mildly feared.
I think they'd give anyone a series, but I still find it hard to think of a scenario in which they beat OKC or San Antonio. Everyone knows the drill by now: everything they are good at becomes more difficult to pull off in the playoffs. Coupled with how inconsistent they are on the road, things become difficult in an extended series. The depth is a pretty big deal, though.
I think if the Nugs keep running and use their bench they can beat San Antonio in a 7 game series. OKC though is a different story.