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Denver Nuggets power forward Paul Millsap was forced to exit the game against the Portland Trail Blazers, due to a quad injury.

Millsap was diagnosed with quad tightness and did not return to the game. He is expected to miss the next few games of Denver in order to fully recover.

Denver earned the 114-99 victory and improved to 15-8. On the other hand, Portland dropped to 10-16.