Nuggets Want To Manage Difficult Feat Of Fast Offense, Stingy Defense
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Brian Shaw was going to change the Denver Nuggets. Considered a sideshow by the NBA right under predecessor George Karl for their breakneck pace, small-ball lineups, and general aversion to halfcourt play on either end of the floor, the Nuggets under Sh…Upvote Share Tweet
Last season was always going to be a transitional one for the Denver Nuggets, but its eventual form was something more like a delay. First-year head coach Brian Shaw was brought in to improve the Nuggets' defense and make the already excellent offense m…Upvote Share Tweet
Nuggets' Nate Robinson swishes perfectly absurd shot-clock-beating 30-plus-foot turnaround J (Video)yahoo.com Oct 14Nate Robinson went from lightly regarded free-agent signing to full-fledged folk hero during his time with the Chicago Bulls two seasons ago. He only lasted one year in the Windy City (Nate never stays in one place for very long) but he made a very dist…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Nuggets’ Nate Robinson Swish 35-Foot Heave As Shot Clock Expiresdimemag.com Oct 13If Nate Robinson isn’t dunking or taking ill-advised jumpers, he’s probably doing something like this. In the Denver Nuggets’ exhibition against the Chicago Bulls tonight, Robinson found himself with the ball approximately 35-feet from the basket as the…Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Oct 8The Denver Nuggets have signed forward Kenneth Faried to a multiyear contract extension, General Manager and Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today.Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Watch The Rim Deny Timofey Mozgovdimemag.com Oct 7Man, we hated to see this last night during the Nuggets-Lakers preseason game. After a nice scoop pass from Ty Lawson, Timofey Mozgov had a clear lane for the dunk. Except, the front of the rim rejected his dunk attempt as Lawson and thousands of Nugget…Upvote Share TweetAfter an exciting summer that saw Nuggets PF Kenneth Faried earn All-Tournament honors as Team USA captured the gold at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reports the Nuggets have signed the 24-year-old to a five-year, $60 milli…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 3A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: Sports on Earth. Michael Pina on the l…Upvote Share Tweet
Dime Q&A: Kenneth Faried On His Extension, Team USA & The “Manimal” Wrestlingdimemag.com Oct 2After a busy summer that saw him named to the FIBA World Cup All-Tournament team, Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried hasn’t had much time to play video games. When we spoke with him earlier this week he was about to crack open his copy of Destiny, the Activ…Upvote Share Tweet
Denver Nuggets mascot Rocky appeared at a Colorado GOP rally, upsetting the franchiseyahoo.com Sep 30Professional sports franchises, like most businesses, do whatever they can to appeal to the most potential consumers possible. In most cases, this means that they shy away from making any statements or taking stands that could offend a sizable portion o…Upvote Share TweetProfessional sports franchises, like most businesses, do whatever they can to appeal to the most potential consumers possible. In most cases, this means that they shy away from making any statements or taking stands that could offend a sizable portion o…Upvote Share Tweet
Nuggets' Gallinari on mend from knee injurynba.com Sep 29For the last 18 months, Danilo Gallinari has played far more tour guide than small forward.Upvote Share TweetNBA suspends Nuggets' J.J. Hickson five games for violating the terms of the anti-drug program.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Sep 8During the opening Sunday of the 2014-15 NFL season, the Dallas Cowboys got steamrolled by a Niners team that went up 21-3 in the early going, with the Dallas defense acting as a sieve for Colin Kaepernick and company. Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson took…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Sep 3It was hardly long ago that Kenneth Faried’s days with the Denver Nuggets seemed numbered. Trade rumors swirled almost immediately after Denver hired Brian Shaw as coach last summer, and the Phil Jackson disciple made it clear he’d slow the Nuggets’ tem…Upvote Share Tweet
Ty Lawson Believes “People Are Probably Going To Sleep On” The Nuggetsdimemag.com Aug 29After 57 wins and home-court advantage in the first round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs, the Denver Nuggets lost Andre Iguodala to Golden State, let Coach of the Year, George Karl walk, and lost star GM Masai Ujiri to Toronto. Last season they won only 36 ga…Upvote Share Tweet
Kenneth Faried Says He’s “Extremely Surprised” To Be Starter On Team USAdimemag.com Aug 22Kenneth Faried was among the longest of shots to make Team USA’s World Cup roster when the finalized pool of training camp candidates was announced in mid-July. Even after LaMarcus Aldridge withdrew late in the process, the Denver Nuggets forward was fi…Upvote Share Tweet
Nuggets sign top picks Nurkic, Harrisnba.com Jul 31The Denver Nuggets reached deals with first-round picks Jusuf Nurkic and Gary Harris on Thursday.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 25It's been kind of a while since we've caught up with JaVale McGee; that can happen when a player's been sidelined for nearly nine months after suffering what wound up being a season-ending stress fracture in his left leg. So what has the Denver Nuggets …Upvote Share Tweet
Afflalo thinks Nuggets can contend for titleESPN.com Jul 17Now that he's back on the Denver Nuggets, Arron Afflalo believes Denver has the makings of a championship club.Upvote Share Tweet
Afflalo: Nuggets Are “A Championship Caliber Team”dimemag.com Jul 15Arron Afflalo won’t be the primary option for the Denver Nuggets this season like he was with the Orlando Magic in 2013-2014, and the career-best numbers he compiled then will surely suffer as a result. After playing two years with a franchise still in …Upvote Share Tweet
40-Ft Spinning Buzzer-Beater SwooshOct 14Nuggets' guard Nate Robinson spins and hits a 40-foot buzzer-beater that's right on target versus the Bulls in preseason.
Bulls Roll NuggetsOct 13Derrick Rose scored 15 points in the Bulls' 110-90 win over the Nuggets.
Lakers Win In Kobe's ReturnOct 6Kobe Bryant scored 13 points in the Lakers' 98-95 win over the Nuggets, his first game since missing 76 games last season due to a fractured left knee.
Rose's Touch Pass Leads To The Manimal JamSep 14Derrick Rose connects with Kenneth Faried for a sweet breakaway slam in the second quarter of Team USA's matchup with Serbia in the FIBA World Cup final.
Nikola Vucevic, Orlando Magic agree to 4-year, $53 million extensionOct 21The Orlando Magic reached terms on a contract extension Tuesday with center Nikola Vucevic, according to team sources.
NBA: This Memphis Grizzlies team will not quitOct 21The Grizzlies have made four straight postseasons. This could be the first one where they scratch and claw their way to June, writes J.A. Adande
Washington Wizards to add veteran guard John Lucas IIIOct 21The Washington Wizards, looking for a trusted veteran to add to their guard depth, are on the verge of signing John Lucas III, NBA front-office sources told ESPN.com on Tuesday.
Windhorst: Cavs, Bulls look like East rivalsOct 20In a preseason clash of the Cavaliers and the Bulls, two things became clear: The Cavs are primed to be a fearsome offensive juggernaut, and Derrick Rose really and finally looks like he's back, writes Brian Windhorst.