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Sure, it’s a small sample size, but this is what the Nuggets could resemble down the road, once they get completely healthy.

They could be a strong postseason factor.

Of course, it comes with the caveat that Anthony sticks around.

“We probably would want better circumstances,” Karl said after a 130-102 win over the Heat on Thursday. “But we’ve done our job pretty damn well all year to get messed up on what-ifs.

“I still think there’s a window of what-if we’re all together, what-if we become a really good team? Until that (doesn’t) exist, I’ve got to keep the guys playing every game in that mentality of get better, get smarter and do our jobs _ and our job is to win.”