Blake Griffin had 31 points and 12 rebounds, and Chris Paul added 17 points and 14 assists in Wednesday's easy win over the Bobcats.
DeMar DeRozan didn't have much help on Friday against the Wizards during a 119-82 loss, scoring 34 points with two rebounds, three steals and one 3-pointer.
Frank Kaminsky suffered a right foot sprain on Friday.
Rodney McGruder (jammed left middle finger) will not return to Friday's game against the Sixers.
The starting Nuggets front court for opening night will be Danilo Gallinari, Nikola Jokic and Jusuf Nurkic.
Chandler Parsons (knee) has fully participated in the last two practices, but has yet to be cleared for game action.
Deron Williams, Wesley Matthews, Harrison Barnes, Dirk Nowitzki and Andrew Bogut will start on Friday.
JaVale McGee (left knee) is available to play on Friday.
Wayne Ellington suffered a right quad contusion on Friday.
Jameer Nelson, Will Barton, Danilo Gallinari, Nikola Jokic and Jusuf Nurkic will start against the Mavs on Friday.
D'Angelo Russell, Lou Williams, Nick Young, Julius Randle and Ivica Zubac will start on Friday.
Ricky Rubio, Zach LaVine, Brandon Rush, Gorgui Dieng and Karl-Anthony Towns will start on Friday.