Nuggets: This is the start of a back-to-back set for the Nuggets, who return home for a quick rematch against the Portland Trail Blazers. The Trail Blazers beat them Wednesday night in Portland. ... The Nuggets are trying to snap a three-game road losing streak. ... In the last three games, Kenneth Faried is averaging 14.0 points and 10.3 rebounds. Warriors: An anticipated return isn’t reserved just for Barnes. Star guard Stephen Curry has missed two straight games with a lower leg injury and could return against the Nuggets. Also, coach Steve Kerr, who has not been on the sideline all season because of complications from back surgery, is closing in on a return too. And his return could come against the Nuggets.