Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried was a surprise starter for Team USA on Saturday, and he proved quite worthy in a win over Brazil. Determining Team USA's frontcourt rotation is among coach Mike Krzyzewski's biggest chores heading into his team's exhibition schedule. Show More Summary
While several Denver Nuggets players have gone down with injuries in the last couple of seasons, none were as lengthy as those suffered by Danilo Gallinari or JaVale McGee. Both of their returns in 2014-15 are crucial to Denver's chances...Show More Summary
While Denver Nuggets shooting guard Gary Harris is one of the most talented rookies entering the 2014-15 NBA season, he's not one of the favorites to contend for Rookie of the Year honors. Most pundits and media don't have the No. 19 pick on the short or long list of potential candidates. Show More Summary
The 2013-14 season was a forgettable one for the Denver Nuggets. Hardly in the mix for the postseason, the team finished 36-46—one of only six teams in the West to finish below.500—and were 13 spots behind the Dallas Mavericks for the...Show More Summary
It's time for the Manimal to start growling and claiming some territory throughout the NBA's 29 host cities. Kenneth Faried began his breakout during the second half of his third go-round with the Denver Nuggets, but now it's appearing...Show More Summary
With all 15 roster spots locked up for the upcoming 2014-15 NBA season, just what exactly does this mean for the future of the Denver Nuggets? Will head coach Brian Shaw be leading the core of this group the next few years? Or is this...Show More Summary
During warm-ups before USA Basketball's intrasquad scrimmage Friday night, Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry was showing off his athleticism with some solid dunks. Later, Denver Nuggets big man Kenneth Faried threw down an effortless between-the-legs dunk that impressed the crowd. Show More Summary
The Denver Nuggets just got even deeper. As announced by Christopher Dempsey of The Denver Post, "[ Jusuf ] Nurkic, a 7-foot, 280-pound center, was the No. 16 pick in the NBA draft June 26 and signed a four-year contract worth $7 million." Now,...Show More Summary
The Denver Nuggets have signed guard Erick Green, General Manager/Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Green, 6-4, 185, was the 46th overall pick of the 2013 NBA Draft after leading the NCAA in scoring (25.0 ppg) as a senior at Virginia Tech. He spent the 2013-14 season with Montepaschi Siena of the [...]
The Denver Nuggets reached deals with first-round picks Jusuf Nurkic and Gary Harris on Thursday.
Denver Nuggets head coach Brian Shaw has a lot of work to do in figuring out his starting lineup for the 2014-15 season. With all the injuries last season, 15 different players started at one point. It was a constant moving puzzle for...Show More Summary
Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowki reports the Denver Nuggets are in legitimate contention to land Kevin Love. Now, it's easy to dismiss such notions as so much sources-say cynicism. After all, this wouldn 't be the first or the last time...Show More Summary
Chicago Bulls rumors are being reported that Aaron Brooks will be signed by the team this week. Brooks played for the Denver Nuggets last season after being traded by the Houston Rockets. He averaged 9 points and 3.2 assists in 2013-2014 and has always been known for his instant offense off the bench. According to
The Denver Nuggets took Michigan State standout Gary Harris in the first round of the 2014 NBA draft, and they expect the young prospect to make an immediate impact on the professional level. How does Nuggets general manager Tim Connelly see Harris fitting in at the pro level? Connelly joins Jared Zwerling to give his take in the video above. Show More Summary
Even though the Denver Nuggets haven't made any free-agency signings, there's nothing wrong with that. Their depth is impressive as it is. After Denver acquired Arron Afflalo in a trade with the Orlando Magic, followed by Nate Robinson...Show More Summary
NBA Summer League action is in full swing, with several big-name draft picks showcasing their talents in front of scouts and fans alike. With so much intrigue surrounding some of these players, what can teams expect of them in year one? Former...Show More Summary
The Denver Nuggets re-acquired Arron Afflalo on draft day, and the seven-year veteran thinks his second tour in the Mile High City represents a chance to compete for an NBA […] The post Arron Afflalo on the Nuggets: ‘I Believe This is a Championship Team’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
With 5 threes and a perfect 12-12 at the line, Doug McDermott showed his full arsenal last night against the Denver Nuggets in Summer League. Check out highlights of the Bulls’ rookie […] The post Doug McDermott Scores 31 Points in Summer League (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Denver Nuggets have most of their roster spots locked up, but there's still some room to land a few free agents for the 2014-15 NBA regular season. According to Basketball Insiders, the Nuggets have 11 guaranteed contracts for next season at just under $69 million. Show More Summary
Last summer was a trying one for the Denver Nuggets. The franchise watched wunderkind general manager and 2013 NBA Executive of the Year Masai Ujiri depart the Friday after Memorial Day to take the same position with the Toronto Raptors,...Show More Summary