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CoCo Vandeweghe takes out Karolina Pliskova at Wimbledon before…

CoCo Vandeweghe takes out Karolina Pliskova at Wimbledon before taking down ‘soft’ Carmelo Anthony 

nydailynews.com Updated 5 hours ago
Her uncle, Kiki, once drafted Carmelo Anthony for the Nuggets. Her grandfather, Ernie, played for six seasons with the Knicks.
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  • Rookie Mudiay dreaming about first title with Nuggets

    Rookie Mudiay dreaming about first title with Nuggets

    nba.com yahoo.com Jun 26 (5 days ago)
    Emmanuel Mudiay says he's ready to step into the Denver Nuggets lineup and help lead the franchise to its first championship.
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  • Malone takes reins, promises to speed up pace of Nuggets

    Malone takes reins, promises to speed up pace of Nuggets

    nba.com Jun 16
    Michael Malone wants his team to run. The front office wants his team to run. His players certainly want his team to run.
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  • ESPN Now: The Nuggets have hired ex-Kings coach Michael Mal……

    ESPN Now: The Nuggets have hired ex-Kings coach Michael Mal…

    ESPN.com Jun 15
    The Nuggets have hired ex-Kings coach Michael Malone, according to ESPN sources and media reports and first reported by Yahoo! Sports. Malone agreed t...
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  • Nuggets hire D'Alessandro as senior VP of operations

    Nuggets hire D'Alessandro as senior VP of operations

    nba.com Jun 12
    The Denver Nuggets officially announced the hiring of Pete D'Alessandro as the senior vice president of business and team operations.
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  • Report: Kings GM takes position with Nuggets

    Report: Kings GM takes position with Nuggets

    nba.com Jun 10
    Sacramento Kings general manager Pete D'Alessandro has accepted a front-office position in Denver, a person familiar with the decision said Wednesday.
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  • Beal, Faried, Ibaka to play in NBA's Africa game

    Beal, Faried, Ibaka to play in NBA's Africa game

    nba.com Jun 9
    Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal and forward Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets will play in the NBA's exhibition game in South Africa this summer.
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  • This Is Probably My Favorite Sports GIF

    This Is Probably My Favorite Sports GIF

    deadspin.com May 29
    In the course of an intraoffice chat about some social-media stuff you wouldn’t care about, we shared a bunch of our favorite sports GIFs. Turns out there are a lot of very good sports GIFs. But I think the GIF of an unconscious Nuggets mascot being low…
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  • Amid riots, Nuggets' Will Barton throws BBQ in Baltimore

    Amid riots, Nuggets' Will Barton throws BBQ in Baltimore

    yahoo.com Apr 29
    Tuning into the news on Tuesday meant watching police hold back protesters. It meant images of National Guardsmen wearing head-to-toe protective gear and holding thick plastic shields as rocks and blocks of cement, thrown by protestors fed up with the c…
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  • Brian Shaw really did rap a scouting report to his former Denve…

    Brian Shaw really did rap a scouting report to his former Denver Nuggets (Video)

    yahoo.com Apr 18
    Brian Shaw tried, he really tried, to get through to the Denver Nuggets last year. The team started out well enough, moving toward an 18-20 record midway through January, but he also failed to establish an identity, he assumed “millenials” was to be use…
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  • Nuggets vow to speed up tempo next season

    Nuggets vow to speed up tempo next season

    nba.com Apr 16
    The job requirement for the next head coach of the Denver Nuggets is pretty simple and straightforward: Must let the team play at an uptempo pace.
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  • Gary Harris Gets Ankles Demolished By Crossover, Doesn't Quit B…

    Gary Harris Gets Ankles Demolished By Crossover, Doesn't Quit Basketball

    deadspin.com Apr 9
    The Lakers played in Denver last night. By the fourth, they were losing by a zillion, which meant that both the Lakers’ Dwight Buycks and the Nuggets’ Gary Harris were matched up against each other. Read more...
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  • Rockets' Terrence Jones out at least 1 week with partially coll…

    Rockets' Terrence Jones out at least 1 week with partially collapsed lung

    yahoo.com Mar 20
    While most discussion of the Houston Rockets' 118-108 win over the Denver Nuggets focused on All-Star scorer James Harden exploding for a career-high 50 points, the Rockets did suffer a noteworthy and somewhat frightening loss on Thursday night. [DraftK…
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  • James Harden scores 50 for 1st time as Rockets defeat Nuggets

    James Harden scores 50 for 1st time as Rockets defeat Nuggets

    Since his trade from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Houston Rockets in October 2012, James Harden has become one of the most prolific and efficient scores in the NBA. However, Harden came into Thursday night's game with the visiting Denver Nuggets hav…
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  • Sitting Denver Nuggets players lament 'getting set up for failu…

    Sitting Denver Nuggets players lament 'getting set up for failure'

    yahoo.com Mar 17
    Thanks to the Denver Nuggets’ ownership and front office, the Nuggets now boast sole possession for the best odds at the eighth pick in the 2015 NBA draft. Thanks to the Denver Nuggets’ ownership and front office, the Memphis Grizzlies (everyone’s secon…
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  • The Nuggets Are Now Shamelessly Tanking

    The Nuggets Are Now Shamelessly Tanking

    deadspin.com Mar 16
    The Denver Nuggets, once one of the biggest disasters of the 2015 NBA season, have been playing a downright competent brand of basketball since old crankster Brian Shaw was jettisoned from the bench. They are 6-2 since firing Shaw, and last night they b…
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  • Denver is resting three starters against their wishes in order …

    Denver is resting three starters against their wishes in order to lose a game, basically

    yahoo.com Mar 16
    The Denver Nuggets are enjoying one of their better stretches of the season, winning six of eight games since interim head coach Melvin Hunt took over for the dismissed Brian Shaw. The team did well to play spoiler in a win over the New Orleans Pelicans…
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  • Faried, Nuggets overcome Pelicans in 2 OTs

    Faried, Nuggets overcome Pelicans in 2 OTs

    ESPN.com Mar 15
    Will Barton scored 25 points, including the tying 3-pointer late in the first overtime, and the undermanned Nuggets won their fourth straight, 118-111 over the Pelicans in double overtime Sunday night.
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  • Pelicans' Evans returns; Denver rests Chandler, Foye, Arthur

    Pelicans' Evans returns; Denver rests Chandler, Foye, Arthur

    nba.com Mar 15
    Denver Nuggets coach Melvin Hunt says he's resting forwards Wilson Chandler and Darrell Arthur and guard Randy Foye against New Orleans on Sunday night.
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  • Video - Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets 00:56

    Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets

    Mar 20
    Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.
  • Video - Harden Drops 50 Against Nuggets 01:13

    Harden Drops 50 Against Nuggets

    Mar 19
    James Harden scored 50 points and collected 10 rebounds as the Rockets defeated the Nuggets 118-108 for their third straight win.
  • Video - Harden's First Career 50 Point Game 01:12

    Harden's First Career 50 Point Game

    Mar 19
    James Harden scored 50 points and collected 10 rebounds as the Rockets defeated the Nuggets 118-108 for their third straight win.
  • Video - Resting Players In The NBA 03:08

    Resting Players In The NBA

    Mar 17
    In light of Denver resting three starters in a loss to Memphis, Tom Penn and Tim Legler discuss the growing trend of resting players in the NBA.

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    The Cleveland Cavaliers are nearing an agreement on a long-term deal to re-sign restricted free agent Tristan Thompson, according to league sources.
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    Jul 1
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