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Ty Lawson Believes “People Are Probably Going To Sleep On” The …

Ty Lawson Believes “People Are Probably Going To Sleep On” The Nuggets

dimemag.com Updated Aug 29 (3 days ago)
After 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…
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  • Kenneth Faried Says He’s “Extremely Surprised” To Be Starter On…

    Kenneth Faried Says He’s “Extremely Surprised” To Be Starter On Team USA

    dimemag.com Aug 22
    Kenneth 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…
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  • Nuggets sign top picks Nurkic, Harris

    Nuggets sign top picks Nurkic, Harris

    nba.com Jul 31
    The Denver Nuggets reached deals with first-round picks Jusuf Nurkic and Gary Harris on Thursday.
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  • Here's JaVale McGee as a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle in a rap v…

    Here's JaVale McGee as a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle in a rap video (Video)

    yahoo.com Jul 25
    It'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 …
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  • Afflalo thinks Nuggets can contend for title

    Afflalo thinks Nuggets can contend for title

    ESPN.com Jul 17
    Now that he's back on the Denver Nuggets, Arron Afflalo believes Denver has the makings of a championship club.
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  • Afflalo: Nuggets Are “A Championship Caliber Team”

    Afflalo: Nuggets Are “A Championship Caliber Team”

    dimemag.com Jul 15
    Arron 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 …
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  • Nuggets banking on big year from Afflalo

    Nuggets banking on big year from Afflalo

    nba.com ESPN.com Jun 30
    Josh Kroenke's slip of the tongue even made Arron Afflalo smirk.
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  • Self-Made Banner Above Gary Harris’ Childhood Bed Fueled Him To…

    Self-Made Banner Above Gary Harris’ Childhood Bed Fueled Him To NBA

    dimemag.com Jun 27
    Gary Harris was one of draft-night’s biggest sliders. Projected by some as a top-10 pick, the Michigan State guard fell well out of the lottery before being snatched up by the Denver Nuggets (via trade with the Chicago Bulls) with the 19th selection of …
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  • Bulls land McDermott in trade with Nuggets

    Bulls land McDermott in trade with Nuggets

    ESPN.com nba.com Jun 26
    The Chicago Bulls acquired Doug McDermott in a draft-night trade with the Denver Nuggets, sources told ESPN's Jeff Goodman.
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  • Report: Magic Trade Afflalo To Nuggets For Fournier And Late Pi…

    Report: Magic Trade Afflalo To Nuggets For Fournier And Late Pick

    Rumors have been running rampant the past 48 hours that the Cleveland Cavaliers were close to trading the number one pick in tonight’s draft to the Orlando Magic for Arron Afflalo and the team’s pair of lottery picks. Forget all of that, though, as Affl…
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  • Nuggets'  Arthur, Robinson exercise player options

    Nuggets' Arthur, Robinson exercise player options

    nba.com Jun 23
    Nuggets forward Darrell Arthur and point guard Nate Robinson have exercised their contract options for the upcoming season.
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  • Road To Recovery: Nuggets Forward Danilo Gallinari

    Road To Recovery: Nuggets Forward Danilo Gallinari

    dimemag.com Jun 12
    Maybe you forgot about them, or simply blocked their injury from your mind — convinced they were never on your team anyway. Perhaps you’ve eagerly awaited updates about their return to the hardwood, but we doubt it. When an NBA player goes down with a s…
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  • Seniors at NBA combine hoping to prove they have room left to g…

    Seniors at NBA combine hoping to prove they have room left to grow

    CNNSI.com May 16
    At the NBA combine, the seniors are hoping to convince teams their age shouldn't be a liability.
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  • UL-Lafayette's Elfrid Payton prepares for NBA draft

    UL-Lafayette's Elfrid Payton prepares for NBA draft

    CNNSI.com May 15
    In the mold of Damian Lillard, Elfrid Payton is ready to take his mid-major success to the NBA draft.
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  • Kobe Bryant on Mike D'Antoni's resignation: 'Honestly, I didn't…

    Kobe Bryant on Mike D'Antoni's resignation: 'Honestly, I didn't care'

    yahoo.com May 9
    It was no secret that Kobe Bryant didn’t much care for the coaching stylings of the recently-resigned Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni. The former Nuggets, Suns and Knicks coach was brought in by the Buss family, or most of it at least, over Phil …
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  • Ty Lawson Had A Real Good Time At The Avs Game

    Ty Lawson Had A Real Good Time At The Avs Game

    deadspin.com Apr 18
    The Avalanche's Game 1 win over Minnesota was about as exciting as playoff hockey gets, and nobody in the building was immune to getting caught up in the moment. That includes Denver Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson.Read more...
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  • Clippers roll by Nuggets for record 57th win

    Clippers roll by Nuggets for record 57th win

    ESPN.com Apr 16
    Blake Griffin scored 24 points while picking up his 16th technical, and the Los Angeles Clippers led all the way in beating the Denver Nuggets 117-105 on Tuesday night for their franchise-record 57th victory of the season.
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  • GIF: Chris Paul Spins Evan Fournier In Circles

    GIF: Chris Paul Spins Evan Fournier In Circles

    dimemag.com Apr 16
    As of this writing, Chris Paul has 21 points and 10 assists with more than nine minutes remaining in the fourth. CP3 is 8-for-10, but one of those eight field goals is going to live on in Evan Fournier‘s nightmares. The Nuggets rookie got a crash course…
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  • Tuesday night playoff table-setter: What's at stake in Nets-Kni…

    Tuesday night playoff table-setter: What's at stake in Nets-Knicks and Clippers-Nuggets

    yahoo.com Apr 15
    There are only two games on the NBA calendar on Tuesday night, as the league prepares for its annual regular-season-ending 15-game, all-30-teams-in-action smorgasbord on Wednesday, but they both have playoff implications. Yep, that's what I said, Terren…
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  • Nuggets coach Shaw optimistic after disappointing debut

    Nuggets coach Shaw optimistic after disappointing debut

    CNNSI.com Apr 14
    Criticized amid a year of upheaval in Denver, first-year coach Brian Shaw has learned plenty of lessons.
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  • Knicks offseason moves start with Carmelo Anthony

    Knicks offseason moves start with Carmelo Anthony

    Jim Dolan could barely contain himself when he heard that Josh Kroenke, the Denver Nuggets president, was ready to talk trade, specifically Carmelo Anthony, who had a burning desire to be a Knick.
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  • Faried keys Nuggets' comeback vs. Jazz

    Faried keys Nuggets' comeback vs. Jazz

    ESPN.com Apr 12
    Kenneth Faried scored 24 points and pulled down 21 rebounds Saturday night in the short-handed Denver Nuggets' 101-94 come-from-behind win over the Utah Jazz.
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  • Video - U.S. Rallies Past Turkey 01:48

    U.S. Rallies Past Turkey

    Aug 31
    Kenneth Faried scored a team-high 22 points as Team USA defeated Turkey 98-77 in the Basketball World Cup.
  • Video - USA Dominates Finland 00:51

    USA Dominates Finland

    Aug 30
    USA outscored Finland 29-2 in the second quarter en route to a 114-55 win.
  • Video - Curry Dishes To Faried For Monster Dunk 00:18

    Curry Dishes To Faried For Monster Dunk

    Aug 30
    Stephen Curry serves Kenneth Faried a nice pass for the huge slam in the first quarter against Finland in the 2014 FIBA World Cup.
  • Video - Faried Connects With Davis For Perfect Alley-Oop 00:24

    Faried Connects With Davis For Perfect Alley-Oop

    Aug 26
    Kenneth Faried throws up a great pass to Anthony Davis during the third quarter of the United States' 101-71 win over Slovenia.

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