Denver Nuggets weekend mailbag: Kenneth Faried trade talk, Nikola Jokic’s All-Star ETA, Jamal Murray and more

  This weekend’s mailbag hits on a number of subjects including Nikola Jokic‘s ceiling, the trade chatter surrounding Kenneth Faried, what to expect from Jamal Murray next season and more. As always, submit your questions to me during the week @NBAWind, @BSNNuggets, or email me Do you see a future All-Star on the Denver Nuggets? If so, what is his (or their...
Via BSN Denver
5 hours ago

BREAKING: Juancho Hernangomez officially signs with the Denver Nuggets

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Sometimes, you just can’t say no. Like Nikola Jokic last year, it appears that Juancho Hernangomez had such an impressive Summer League that...
Via Mile High Sports
1 day ago

REPORT: The Denver Nuggets are trying to “get off” Kenneth Faried

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit ESPN’s Zach Lowe and Marc Stein took the time to talk a little bit of Denver Nuggets basketball in their latest podcast, saying that aside...
Via Mile High Sports
1 day ago

The latest trade rumors on Kenneth Faried and the Nuggets

  The Denver Nuggets weren’t big players in free agency and those around the league are beginning to wonder and speculate if their big move this offseason will come via the trade market. Since ESPN’s Zach Lowe reported earlier this month that the Nuggets almost acquired the Hawks’ Paul Millsap for a package built around Kenneth Faried and multiple draft picks, Denver has been...
Via BSN Denver
2 days ago

LOOK: Did Emmanuel Mudiay’s new Under Armour logo just leak?

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit For NBA players, it’s about a lot more than being just an athlete; it’s about being a brand, an icon. Michael Jordan started it all with...
Via Mile High Sports
2 days ago

Denver Nuggets set to play Indiana Pacers in London in 2017

The Denver Nuggets are heading to London, England. The NBA and Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) have announced the teams playing in the NBA Global Games London for the 2017 season. The Nuggets will take on the Indiana Pacers during a regular-season game on January 12, 2017 at The O2 Arena. Nuggets guard Gary Harris was in attendance when the announcement was made from the NBA’s...
Via The Denver Post
2 days ago

Josh Scott signs with European club

Scott is headed to Macedonia to play with MZT Skopje Aerodrom Josh Scott, hero of the people, savior of the damned, has signed on with the Macedonian club MZT Skopje Aerodrom. Scott was undrafted in June and signed with the Denver Nuggets’ Summer League team. Scott never really had a chance to make the Nuggets — they have an expensive and experienced five-man rotation at center...
Via Ralphie Report
3 days ago

BSN Nuggets Podcast: Previewing the Olympics and why Denver will be better defensively in 2016-17

  On this week’s podcast, Harrison Wind and Dan Fatigato start by discussing Juan Hernangomez’s potential role on the Nuggets next season and react to ESPN’s projection for Denver in 2017. The guys then preview the Olympics, who they’re looking forward to watching and discuss how Emmanuel Mudiay and Gary Harris will benefit next season from practicing with the senior team...
Via BSN Denver
3 days ago

Nuggets Strike Gold With Youth

The Denver Nuggets are quietly turning into San Antonio's little cousin: an international-friendly club that's currently at the ground floor of something special. It may take a few years, but keep an eye on this franchise.
Via Sports On Earth
9 days ago

Nuggets strength coach: Earl Boykins ‘pound-for-pound the strongest player I’ve been exposed to’

Legendary NBA strength coach Steve Hess has worked with some big dudes in his 20 years as Denver Nuggets trainer. Kenyon Martin, Andre Iguodala, Kenneth Faried come to mind. But Hess says the pound-for-pound strongest player he’s been exposed to is Earl Boykins, the pint-sized point guard who played 14 seasons in the NBA. Standing a mere 5’5″, Boykins is the second shortest...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets agree to deals with rookie Murray, veteran Miller

DENVER (AP) The Denver Nuggets have signed first-round pick Jamal Murray and agreed to a deal with veteran Mike Miller. Murray was the seventh overall pick in the NBA draft last month. The shooting guard is expected to play a big part in turning around a franchise that's missed the playoffs the past three seasons. Murray is coming off a freshman season at Kentucky in which he...
Via Associated Press
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Miller agrees to two-year deal with Denver Nuggets, report says

Veteran Nuggets forward Mike Miller is returning to Denver on a two-year deal worth more than $5 million, Yahoo Sports reported late Monday. The Denver Post was not immediately able to confirm the report. At the end of the regular season, the two-time NBA champion was undecided on whether he would return for a second season with the Nuggets, having signed September 2015. He had...
Via The Denver Post
11 days ago

Five Nuggets takeaways from the Las Vegas Summer League

The Nuggets’ summer league run ended on Saturday, when Phoenix guard Tyler Ulis’ overtime buzzer-beater knocked them out of the tournament stage. The Nuggets finished with a 3-2 record. But team results mean nothing. These are some of the takeaways from what we saw. Murray’s versatility. Perhaps the biggest disservice done to Jamal Murray coming out of college was tagging him...
Via The Denver Post
13 days ago

WATCH: Tyler Ulis nails buzzer beater in Summer League closer

Former Kentucky star Tyler Ulis, one of the smallest players in this past year’s NBA Draft class, is having a pretty big summer for his new team – the Phoenix Suns. Saturday, Ulis hit a pretty memorable buzzer-beater for the Suns in their Summer League contest against the Denver Nuggets. Ulis, who finished with 19 points and four assists, hit a ridiculous three-pointer as time...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets: Notes from the Summer League

After going 2-1 during the Summer League regular season, the Denver Nuggets claimed the four seed in the tournament bracket. After enjoying a first-round bye today, they will face off against Utah, which beat Portland in the first round, tomorrow. There were plenty of keys to Denver’s first three games that could be of importance heading into October, and some of them involve potential...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

How the Nuggets are the NBA's next asset-rich powerhouse

Ever since the day Carmelo Anthony boarded a plane for New York and left his Nuggets jersey behind, Denver has been in the asset management game. After netting a haul of four starting caliber players and a first round pick in the Anthony trade in February of 2011, the Nuggets have somehow managed to continuously juggle quality rotation players on and off their roster for the five...
Via RealGM - NBA
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets: Summer League players to watch

The Denver Nuggets unofficially begin their “season” in Las Vegas tonight. The Samsung NBA Summer League 2016 will be taking place at the Cox Pavillion and Thomas & Mack Center from July 8-18, and the Denver Nuggets are one of 24 teams (including an All-Development League team) participating in this event. They will play three regular games against Minnesota, Memphis, and...
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Could the Denver Nuggets actually get Dwyane Wade?

With the Miami Heat being unable to sign Dwyane Wade, many NBA teams are getting a chance at grabbing the superstar guard. The Denver Nuggets do not seem to have a lot to offer him on paper. The suitors have been around. The New York Knicks could veer Wade to the Big Apple and set up another “Super team” with Derrick Rose, Kristaps Porzingis, Carmelo Anthony, and Joakim Noah...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets select Jamal Murray

Jamal Murray shot his way to the Rocky Mountains. How does he fit on the Denver Nuggets? The Player: Jamal Murray scored over 23 points per game at Kentucky last season, despite being one of three point guards in the starting lineup. He is an elite shooter, excelling at pulling up with the ball and at catching the ball coming off of screens. That will allow him to flourish in the...
Via The Lottery Mafia
June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Timberwolves have interest in trading for Faried

In-N-Out may not have a location in Minnesota. But that’s not stopping the Timberwolves from going after their double-double, Manimal-style. According to a report by Sean Deveney of Sporting News on Wednesday, the Wolves have interest in trading for Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried. Faried, 26, averaged 12.5 points per game and 8.7 rebounds per game for the Denver in 2015...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 22, 2016  |  Discuss

NBA Draft Team Needs: Plenty Of Picks In Denver

This article is part of a series on NBA Draft team needs. Our first four articles featured the Sixers, Lakers, Celtics, and Timberwolves, which are thorough and delightful; you should check them out. This article will look at the Denver Nuggets, who have three of the first 19 picks in this year's draft. Let's play the role of general manager yet again and see what Denver...
Via The Sports Quotient
June 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Nuggets News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Dr. Phil calls out the Patriots for their cheating ways

Everything that's already gone wrong at the Rio Olympics

Amar'e Stoudemire's presence (and absence) changed the NBA

We asked Team USA: What other Olympic sport would you play?

Why Gary Bettman's CTE denial is cause for concern for NHL

WATCH: Inside the Nike SNKRS BOX in SF for Golden Air Celebration

WATCH: Five other uniforms Chris Sale should cut up

QUIZ: Name every Olympic event in which the USA has never won a gold medal

Five U.S. Olympians favored to win multiple gold medals

WATCH: What teams should join the Big 12?

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker