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  • • Every Denver Nuggets trade deadline move ever
    The Denver Nuggets have been around since 1967. They were initially called the Denver Rockets from 1967 to 1974 before changing their name to the Nuggets for the 1974-75 season. The franchise has an overall record of 2,159-2,128. For this piece, we’ll be taking a look at every trade deadline move the Nuggets have made […] The post Every Denver Nuggets trade deadline move ever appeared ...2020
  • • Sam Smith predicts who the Bulls could select in the 2020 NBA Draft with Karnisovas leading the way
    Sam Smith takes a look at Arturas Karnisovas' past draft selections with the Denver Nuggets and pre...2020
  • • Breaking down Carmelo Anthony’s total NBA salary from his career
    Carmelo Anthony has made $248,940,171 in NBA money since entering the league back in 2003 with the Denver Nuggets, per Spotrac. The 10-time All-Star has played for the Nuggets, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder, Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers during his Hall of Fame basketball career. Anthony made $3,229,200 in his rookie year […] The post Breaking down Carmelo Anthony’...2020
  • • Jazz players return to facility for voluntary workouts
    Several members of the Utah Jazz participated in voluntary workouts at the team’s practice facility Monday, joining the Denver Nuggets, Atlanta Hawks, Toronto Raptors and......2020
  • • Carmelo Anthony’s NBA contracts
    Since entering the league back in 2003 as the No. 3 overall pick of the Denver Nuggets, Carmelo Anthony has made $248,940,171 through his NBA contracts, per Spotrac. The first contract Anthony signed in the NBA was a three-year, $10.4 million rookie deal with the Nuggets. Melo averaged 21.0 points and 6.1 rebounds as a […] The post Carmelo Anthony’s NBA contracts appeared first on Clut...2020
  • • Question marks about Nuggets star Nikola Jokic’s commitment to basketball played part in draft stock
    There is no denying that Nikola Jokic of the Denver Nuggets is one of the best big men in the game today. The Nuggets absolutely found themselves a gem in the Serbian national when they selected him 41st overall in the 2014 NBA Draft. As it turns out, Jokic’s stock plummeted during the draft, which […] The post Question marks about Nuggets star Nikola Jokic’s commitment to basket...2020
  • • 5 greatest Denver Nuggets teams in franchise history
    The Denver Nuggets are among six league franchises to never appear in the NBA Finals, failing to represent the Western Conference during their 44-year history in the league. The Nuggets only appeared in one Finals—losing the 1976 ABA championship before shipping over to the NBA. There’s hope the current group can break through, though, with […] The post 5 greatest Denver Nuggets teams ...2020
  • • Nuggets opening practice facility Monday, not Friday
    The Denver Nuggets are reopening their practice facility Monday, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. It was originally reported the Nuggets would be one of......2020
  • • NBA’s best no. 8 seed upsets ever, ranked
    On May 7, 1994, the eighth-seeded Denver Nuggets defeated the 63-win Seattle SuperSonics to advance to the Western Conference semifinals—marking the first time an eight seeded team won a playoff series. In their honor, let’s revisit (and rank) the 8-over-1 upsets in NBA history. 5) 2012: Philadelphia 76ers over Chicago Bulls (4-2) This first-round series—and […] The post NBA’s best no. 8 see...2020
  • • Nuggets practice facility to be made available for players
    View this post on Instagram A post shared by Denver Nuggets (@nuggets) on May 5, 2020 at 9:13pm PDT Progress is being made on the NBA player workout front. On an individual level, that is. Not on a team level just yet. Here’s the Denver Post reporting: Beginning Friday, the Nuggets’ practice facility will be … Continue reading "Nuggets practice facility to be made available for players...2020

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Denver Nuggets injury and suspension

  • • One trade the Denver Nuggets need to make in the offseason
    The Denver Nuggets were in third place in the Western Conference standings before the 2019-20 season was suspended due to COVID-19. This was impressive considering the team made only 707 triples, putting them in 25th place in the NBA. In today’s league, the Nuggets need to become a more lethal team from beyond the arc […] The post One trade the Denver Nuggets need to make in the offsea...2020
  • • One signing the Denver Nuggets need to make in free agency
    The Denver Nuggets would be playing in the postseason now had the 2019-20 season not been suspended due to the coronavirus crisis. After all, with All-Star big man Nikola Jokic leading the way, they have established themselves as legitimate threats in the Western Conference. Denver was in third place in the West — only behind the […] The post One signing the Denver Nuggets need to make...2020
  • • ESPN broadcaster Doris Burke tests positive for COVID-19
    ESPN broadcaster Doris Burke tested positive for the coronavirus, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. She broke the news to Wojnarowski on his podcast, sharing that she felt symptoms on March 11 — the same day she worked the Denver Nuggets-Dallas Mavericks game on the final night of action before the NBA suspended its season. “I’m doing well,” Burke told Wojnarowski, as transcribed by Jason Ow...2020
  • • Celtics' Marcus Smart tests positive for COVID-19
    Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart announced on Thursday that he tested positive for COVID-19. The news came minutes after the Los Angeles Lakers announced two of their players also tested positive. Smart has been self-quarantined since the Celtics announced on March 12 that all players and staff would be tested. Fortunately, Smart said he is feeling good and hasn’t shown any symptoms. The Celtics ...2020
  • • Sixers say three in their organization have tested positive for the coronavirus
    The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the NBA continues to grow. The Philadelphia 76ers announced on Thursday that three individuals in the organization have tested positive for the coronavirus.  The team said the tests were secured and processed privately after they received the recommendation that certain individuals — including players, coaches and staff — be tested. The Sixers said all oth...2020
  • • Colorado Avalanche ownership group pledges to pay part-time employees
    Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports Kroenke Sports and Entertainment to pay employees for the next 30 days. After a few days of uncertainty, part-time employees at the Pepsi Center were given some good news late Saturday night. Kroenke Sports & Entertainment - the ownership group behind the Colorado Avalanche and Denver Nuggets, among others - announced it will pay its part-time and hourly e...2020
  • • Kroenke Sports & Entertainment needs to step up and pay Pepsi Center employees
    Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports Colorado Avalanche ownership needs to do the right thing for their employees Last week, the NHL and NBA — along with nearly every other sports league in north America — suspended their seasons in response to the COVID-19 global pandemic. As a result, the sports world is at an unprecedented standstill. Thanks to a couple of positive tests by NBA players, the l...2020
  • • Lakers Games on 3/12 and 3/15 are Postponed
    Due to the NBA suspension of games, tonight's game against the Houston Rockets and Sunday's game against the Denver Nuggets are postponed....2020
  • • Watch: Mavs owner Mark Cuban has wild reaction to initial NBA, coronavirus news
    Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has seen a lot over the years, but Wednesday’s developments seemed dumbfounding, even to him. After word broke Wednesday that the NBA had suspended the season after Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert’s positive test for coronavirus, Cuban was seen with a shocked reaction to the news flashing across his phone screen. At the time, the Mavericks were in the middle of a nat...2020
  • • Pistons Considering Waiver Claim for Jordan McRae
    With injuries to multiple players in the backcourt, including Derrick Rose, the Detroit Pistons are considering a waiver claim for guard Jordan McRae. Yahoo’s Chris Haynes reports the Pistons may block the Phoenix Suns as an expected landing spot for McRae. McRae was waived by the Denver Nuggets last week after playing in just four […] The post Pistons Considering Waiver Claim for Jord...2020

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Denver Nuggets trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Every Denver Nuggets trade deadline move ever
    The Denver Nuggets have been around since 1967. They were initially called the Denver Rockets from 1967 to 1974 before changing their name to the Nuggets for the 1974-75 season. The franchise has an overall record of 2,159-2,128. For this piece, we’ll be taking a look at every trade deadline move the Nuggets have made […] The post Every Denver Nuggets trade deadline move ever appeared ...2020
  • • Sam Smith predicts who the Bulls could select in the 2020 NBA Draft with Karnisovas leading the way
    Sam Smith takes a look at Arturas Karnisovas' past draft selections with the Denver Nuggets and pre...2020
  • • Breaking down Carmelo Anthony’s total NBA salary from his career
    Carmelo Anthony has made $248,940,171 in NBA money since entering the league back in 2003 with the Denver Nuggets, per Spotrac. The 10-time All-Star has played for the Nuggets, New York Knicks, Oklahoma City Thunder, Houston Rockets and Portland Trail Blazers during his Hall of Fame basketball career. Anthony made $3,229,200 in his rookie year […] The post Breaking down Carmelo Anthony’...2020
  • • Carmelo Anthony’s NBA contracts
    Since entering the league back in 2003 as the No. 3 overall pick of the Denver Nuggets, Carmelo Anthony has made $248,940,171 through his NBA contracts, per Spotrac. The first contract Anthony signed in the NBA was a three-year, $10.4 million rookie deal with the Nuggets. Melo averaged 21.0 points and 6.1 rebounds as a […] The post Carmelo Anthony’s NBA contracts appeared first on Clut...2020
  • • Question marks about Nuggets star Nikola Jokic’s commitment to basketball played part in draft stock
    There is no denying that Nikola Jokic of the Denver Nuggets is one of the best big men in the game today. The Nuggets absolutely found themselves a gem in the Serbian national when they selected him 41st overall in the 2014 NBA Draft. As it turns out, Jokic’s stock plummeted during the draft, which […] The post Question marks about Nuggets star Nikola Jokic’s commitment to basket...2020
  • • One trade the Denver Nuggets need to make in the offseason
    The Denver Nuggets were in third place in the Western Conference standings before the 2019-20 season was suspended due to COVID-19. This was impressive considering the team made only 707 triples, putting them in 25th place in the NBA. In today’s league, the Nuggets need to become a more lethal team from beyond the arc […] The post One trade the Denver Nuggets need to make in the offsea...2020
  • • Mike Malone: LeBron James Doesn’t Have ‘Killer Mentality’ of Michael Jordan
    LeBron James does not have the “same mindset or killer mentality” that Michael Jordan had on the court, according to Denver Nuggets head coach Mike Malone. Malone, who was an assistant coach during James’ first stint with the Cleveland Cavaliers, says LeBron is “arguably the greatest of all time as well.” Unprompted, Malone offered his […] The post Mike Malone: ...2020
  • • Suns All-Star Devin Booker favorite to win 'NBA 2K' Tournament
    Although NBA players can't take the court due to the coronavirus outbreak, 16 players will compete in a live "NBA 2K" Tournament airing on ESPN. The NBA announced the tournament on Tuesday, and the winner will receive a $100,000 donation to a coronavirus-related relief effort of his choice. Players are seeded according to their "2K" player ratings, so Kevin Durant (96 overall) and Derrick Jones Jr...2020
  • • Larry Nance Jr. seems to think Carmelo Anthony is in his final season
    Carmelo Anthony has been a positive contributor for Portland this season, but Larry Nance Jr. seems to think that he is just about at the end of the line. The Cleveland Cavaliers forward tweeted Monday that a big reason he wants the season to continue is so that he can get his Anthony Denver Nuggets jersey signed (along with his Vince Carter Toronto Raptors jersey). While the 43-year-old Carter ha...2020
  • • Carmelo Anthony says he would have won 'two or three rings' if Pistons picked him in 2003 NBA Draft
    Instead of getting selected by Detroit with the No. 2 pick, Anthony got drafted third overall by the Denver Nuggets...2020

Denver Nuggets stats

  • • Jokic scores career-high 47 points with no TOs
    Nikola Jokic scored a career-high 47 points, Will Barton added a season-best 28 and the Denver Nuggets held off the Atlanta Hawks 123-115 on Monday night....2020
  • • Watch: DeMar DeRozan ejected for throwing ball at Scott Foster
    Frustration got the best of DeMar DeRozan late in the San Antonio Spurs’ loss in Game 4 of their first-round playoff series with the Denver Nuggets on Saturday. DeRozan was upset about being called for a charge with about five minutes left in the game and his Spurs down by 18. He fired the ball at referee Scott Foster in frustration and was immediately ejected. DeRozan did not have poor stats in t...2019
  • • Watch: Russell Westbrook hilariously scores two points for the Nuggets
    Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder are having a difficult go of it on the road against the Denver Nuggets Tuesday night. How bad? The former NBA MVP actually scored two points for the home team. Below, you’ll see Russ going up against Nuggets center Nikola Jokic for a defensive rebound. The end result was Westbrook tipping it into the Nuggets’ hoop for a deuce. Never mind that Westbro...2019
  • • Kyrie Irving still upset over Jamal Murray’s ‘petty’ actions
    Kyrie Irving was still upset with Jamal Murray a day after the Denver Nuggets guard tried to pad his stats during a win over the Boston Celtics. Murray had a huge game on Monday night, scoring 48 points in a 115-107 win over Irving’s Celtics. Instead of just dribbling out the clock to end the game, Murray tried to shoot a three-pointer in an attempt to crack the 50-point mark. He missed, but left ...2018

Denver Nuggets kids, wife/husband, girlfriend/boyfriend, father/mother

  • • Jamal Murray apologizes, says Instagram was hacked after NSFW video gets posted
    Jamal Murray posted some explicit content on Instagram early Sunday morning, but the Denver Nuggets star says his account was hacked. Murray’s Instagram story started filling with bizarre posts and videos that allegedly showed him having sex with his girlfriend Harper Hempel. All of the posts were quickly deleted, and the account was deactivated either by Murray or Instagram. Murray then took to T...2020
  • • Colorado Avalanche ownership group pledges to pay part-time employees
    2020
  • • Kroenke Sports & Entertainment needs to step up and pay Pepsi Center employees
    2020
  • Blazers coaches don bow ties in honor of video coordinator injured in serious car crash (PHOTO)
    • Blazers coaches don bow ties in honor of video coordinator injured in serious car crash (PHOTO)
    The Portland Trail Blazers are a close-knit group. Other than superstar Damian Lillard, Portland’s best asset this season has been its chemistry in the locker room. That extends to people other than just players. Blazers video coordinator Jonathan Yim is part of that family, and on Wednesday as Portland took on the Denver Nuggets in...2019
  • • Russell Westbrook bemoans fan conduct after incident with youngster
    Russell Westbrook was involved in a run-in with a young Denver Nuggets fan during Tuesday’s game at Pepsi Center, and the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar said afterward that protocols need to be put in place so such things do not occur. The incident in question happened late in the 3rd quarter when the youngster appeared to make contact with Westbrook after a whistle. While things seemed to wrap u...2019
  • • Isaiah Thomas ‘likes’ tweet ripping Celtics
    Nearly a year and a half after being traded away by the Boston Celtics, Isaiah Thomas seems to have neither forgiven nor forgotten. The Denver Nuggets guard, who has yet to play this season, liked a tweet this week ripping the Celtics for their handling of his situation. Here is the tweet, which is still featured at the top of the “Likes” section on his Twitter page and is only the 38th tweet that...2019
  • • Richard Jefferson's father killed in drive-by shooting
    It’s a sad day for NBA free agent Richard Jefferson and his family. TMZ Sports is reporting that Jefferson’s father, 65-year-old Richard Jefferson Sr., was killed in a drive-by shooting in Compton Wednesday evening.“Law enforcement tells us 65-year-old Richard Jefferson Sr. was in front of a liquor store in a primarily residential area around 6:52 p.m. when a vehicle rolled up and someone inside o...2018
  • • WATCH: Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. surprises mother with new car
    Former Missouri 5-star recruit Michael Porter Jr. might be dealing with a back injury that could cost him his entire rookie season with the Denver Nuggets. But that’s not stopping the lottery pick from making his mother one happy woman.Porter just posted a video to his Instagram account showing the forward surprising his mother with a brand-new car. Her reaction is about the best thing ever. We’re...2018

Top Denver Nuggets news

  • • Running Diary: Lakers 120 | Nuggets 116 (OT)
    Below is a running diary of the Lakers’ game against the Denver Nuggets, taking you through game day from start to finish....2020
  • • Lakers at Nuggets: 3 Things to Know (2/12/20)
    Here is what you need to know before the Lakers face the Denver Nuggets in their last game before the All-Star Break....2020
  • • Lakers Games on 3/12 and 3/15 are Postponed
    2020
  • • Lakers vs. Nuggets: 3 Things to Know (12/22/19)
    Here is what you need to know before the Lakers return to L.A. to face the Denver Nuggets....2019
  • • Carmelo Anthony says he would have won 'two or three rings' if Pistons picked him in 2003 NBA Draft
    2020
  • • Sources: Bulls tab Denver GM Karnisovas as VP
    The Chicago Bulls are hiring Denver Nuggets general manager Arturas Karnisovas to become the franchise's new executive vice president of basketball operations, league sources told ESPN....2020
  • • Lakers' LeBron James misses first game of season due to muscle strain; Christmas Day status in question
    James won't be available when his Lakers take on the Denver Nuggets on Sunday night...2019
  • • Carmelo Anthony’s NBA contracts
    2020
  • • Sam Smith predicts who the Bulls could select in the 2020 NBA Draft with Karnisovas leading the way
    2020
  • • Michael Malone, Nuggets Agree to Extension
    The Denver Nuggets have announced that they’ve agreed to a contract extension with head coach Michael Malone. The 48-year-old has led the franchise for the past four seasons. In the past half decade Malone has played a vital role in the Nuggets’ rise from fringe Western Conference playoff team to legitimate title contender. They’ve won […] The post Michael Malone, Nuggets A...2019

Denver Nuggets schedule, game

  • • NBA’s best no. 8 seed upsets ever, ranked
    2020
  • • Colorado Avalanche ownership group pledges to pay part-time employees
    2020
  • • Jerami Grant puts Rondae Hollis-Jefferson on Canada-sized poster
    Sunday’s slate of NBA action included some top-end matchups. That was the case with the Denver Nuggets hosting the defending champion Toronto Raptors. Despite all of the star power on both sides, it was the little known Jerami Grant who flexed big time in this game. Check out Grant putting Raptors forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson on an absolute poster. It might be the most disrespectful play of the...2020
  • • After postponement, Lakers vs. Clippers game rescheduled for April 9th
    The NBA announced Friday that the Lakers vs. Clippers game that was postponed following the death of Kobe Bryant is now rescheduled for April 9th. The announcement came through NBA communications, which also announced three other games would be rescheduled as part of the process. The Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers will play in front of a national audience on TNT that night, starting at 10:30 p.m....2020
  • • After postponement, Lakers vs. Clippers game rescheduled for April 9
    The NBA announced Friday that the Lakers vs. Clippers game that was postponed following the death of Kobe Bryant is now rescheduled for April 9th. The announcement came through NBA communications, which also announced three other games would be rescheduled as part of the process. The Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers will play in front of a national audience on TNT that night, starting at 10:30 p.m....2020
  • • Bold predictions for the second half of the NBA season
    The unofficial second half of the NBA season will get going later this week after what has been an event-filled All-Star weekend. There’s a whole heck of a lot still in play with about two months remaining on the slate. Just how bad will the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference be once all is said and done? Will the Philadelphia 76ers retain Brett Brown should the team struggle out of the post-br...2020
  • • Nuggets' Monte Morris backtracks after trash-talking LeBron James
    Young Denver Nuggets guard Monte Morris will soon learn never to poke a bear. It usually doesn’t end well.  In this case, Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James is the bear. Morris hit a three-pointer over James during Denver’s overtime loss to the Lakers Wednesday night. He had words for King James, at which point the Lakers superstar did not seem too pleased. The Lakers immediately went on a 23...2020
  • • ESPN bumps Nuggets-Rockets game for debut of Zion Williamson
    ESPN knows how its bread is buttered. Zion Williamson will finally make his NBA debut next Wednesday, and the network is changing its broadcast schedule accordingly. Per Nick Kosmider of The Athletic, ESPN is bumping its originally scheduled game between the Denver Nuggets and Houston Rockets for the rookie phenom’s debut. While Rockets and Nuggets fans may be upset about this, the rest of the nat...2020
  • • Nuggets sign HC Michael Malone to contract extension
    This is a nice little holiday bonus for Denver Nuggets head coach Michael Malone. Denver announced on Tuesday that it has signed the respected basketball man to a contract extension. “We have been very fortunate to have Coach Malone lead our resurgence. His tireless work ethic and passion are clearly reflected in the continued improvement of our roster,” team president Tim Connelly said, via the t...2019
  • • Michael Malone, Nuggets Agree to Extension
    2019

Denver Nuggets rumors, scandals

  • • Larry Nance Jr. seems to think Carmelo Anthony is in his final season
    2020
  • • Watch: Mavs owner Mark Cuban has wild reaction to initial NBA, coronavirus news
    2020
  • • Mike Malone rips Nuggets as 'soft' following loss to Clippers
    Denver Nuggets coach Mike Malone was not impressed with his team’s performance Friday night against the Los Angeles Clippers. Malone ripped into his team after the Nuggets’ 132-103 loss to the Clippers, saying his team was “awful” and even calling them “soft,” via Baxter Holmes of ESPN: “We were soft tonight from beginning to end. They didn’t feel us on either end. They got whatever they wanted. W...2020
  • • 2020 NBA Trade Deadline Primer: Denver Nuggets
    With the new year now finally upon us, speculation ahead of the 2020 NBA Trade Deadline is in full swing. Whether Indiana Pacers fans are in consensus about what the team ought to do before the Feb. 6, 2020 cut off or not, anticipation mounts across all fanbases that there will be fireworks. In this […] The post 2020 NBA Trade Deadline Primer: Denver Nuggets appeared first on SLAM....2020
  • • Knicks fire head coach David Fizdale after Eastern Conference-worst 4-18 start
    After weeks of speculation that the Knicks would fire head coach David Fizdale, the team finally decided to pull the trigger on Friday. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski was first to report Fizdale’s firing, which comes a day after New York’s 37-point loss to the Denver Nuggets on Thursday. The Knicks also lost by 44 to the Milwaukee Bucks earlier in the week. News of Fizdale’s firing comes a few weeks af...2019
  • • Watch: Fan re-creates Damian Lillard's shot in Lego form
    A fan has commemorated Damian Lillard’s incredible shot to eliminate the Oklahoma City Thunder from the playoffs in Lego form. Back on April 23, Lillard made a ridiculously deep three-pointer at the buzzer to give his Portland Trail Blazers a 118-115 win over the Thunder in Game 5 of their first-round series. The shot gave Lillard 50 points in the game and ended the series. Take a look at the fan’...2019
  • • Watch: Luka Doncic posterizes entire city of Denver
    The Dallas Mavericks found themselves down 98-97 with five seconds left against the Denver Nuggets on Thursday night. That’s when Luka Doncic decided to go full Luka Doncic on the entire city of Denver. Just check out as the rookie drives through the line, beating multiple defenders in the process, to throw down an absolutely massive jam and a one-point lead. Nuggets big men Paul Millsap and Mason...2019
  • • Watch: Nikola Jokic sinks Mavericks with buzzer-beater
    Nikola Jokic was quiet for much of the Denver Nuggets’ game against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night, but he got it going when it mattered most. After failing to make a field goal in the first three quarters, Jokic came on strong in the fourth quarter. He made four buckets over the final 6:29, including this one at the buzzer to win the game: Denver won 100-99 to improve to 45-22. The shot b...2019
  • • Kyrie Irving bothered by Jamal Murray chasing 50 points
    Jamal Murray scored a career-high 48 points in his team’s win over the Boston Celtics on Monday night, and Kyrie Irving was not happy with the way the Denver Nuggets star tried to make it 51. With the final seconds of the game ticking away and the Nuggets leading 115-107, Murray looked like he was content to dribble out the clock but then launched a 3-point attempt at the buzzer. The Celtics were ...2018
  • • Richard Jefferson's father killed in drive-by shooting
    2018

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