■When, where: Tonight, 7, at TD Garden.
■TV, radio: CSN, ESPN, WEEI (850).
■Scoring: Carmelo Anthony 22.8, Nene 14.4 Chauncey Billups 15.2.
■Rebounding: Anthony 8.1, Nene 7.1, Shelden Williams 6.4.
■Assists: Billups 5.1, Ty Lawson 4.0, Anthony 3.3.
■Head to head: This is the first of two meetings. The teams split two games last season.
■Miscellany: The Nuggets’ loss to the Bobcats last night ended their longest winning streak of the season at seven . . . George Karl is one win shy of becoming the seventh coach in league history to get 1,000 . . . Arron Afflalo netted a career-high 25 points, going 10 for 14 from the floor, in a 108-107 win over the Grizzlies Sunday.