Gordon and Trainor do pay their way with nuggets of discovery; but their most valuable contribution is perspective.
The international discovery hunt has turned up other nuggets.
Jason Collins and the Brooklyn Nets play in Portland on Wednesday and then fly to Denver to face the nuggets on Thursday night.
1852, "lump of gold," probably from southwestern England dialectal nug "lump," of unknown origin [OED]. Another theory is that it is from a misdivision of an ingot. Transferred sense is from 1859.