They're a team that's faced the firing line six times and seen the other side. The Denver Nuggets are not the team most would have guessed would meet the Lakers in the Western Conference Finals, but in the NBA bubble, brute survival is all that matters. And no team has been better at surviving than the Nuggets, who trailed by 16 points in a Game 5 while down 3-1 to the Clippers and clawed all the way back.