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Dempsey: Expectations Will Be a Mile High for These Nuggets

If tamping down expectations is any part of the narrative coming from the Nuggets organization prior to, and during, this season, it will be as difficult a task as they’ve had to undertake. The buzz...

Nuggets 2017-18 Player Preview: Monte Morris

Last Season: Monte Morris was one of the premier point guards in the Big 12, starring for Iowa State as a senior. He averaged 16.4 points, 6.3 assists and 1.5 steals while shooting 46.5...

Nuggets 2017-18 Player Preview: Torrey Craig

Last season: Torrey Craig stood out as one of the best players in the Australian NBL, playing for the Brisbane Bullets. There, he averaged 15.2 points, 8.0 rebounds and 1.1 steals per game, shooting...

Nuggets Re-Sign Mason Plumlee | Denver Nuggets

The Denver Nuggets have re-signed center Mason Plumlee to a multi-year contract, President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Acquired in a trade with Portland on February 13th, Plumlee, 6-11, 245, appeared in 27...

Nuggets 2017-18 Player Preview: Paul Millsap

Last Season: As the starting power forward for the Atlanta Hawks, Millsap averaged 18.1 points, 7.7 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 1.3 steals per game on his way to earning a fourth-consecutive All-Star nod. Millsap...

David Adelman Hired as Assistant Coach

The Denver Nuggets have hired David Adelman to join Head Coach Michael Malone’s staff as an assistant coach, President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. The Nuggets have also promoted Tommy Balcetis to...

ESPN and SI Rank Millsap, Jokić

ESPN is up to 11 and Sports Illustrated has released their top 100 players headed into the 2017-18 season and two Nuggets come in above the 30 line. Free agent signee Paul Millsap comes...

Ervin Johnson Looks to Give Back to Denver as a Mentor

This September, NBA Cares and MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership are partnering to help spread the word about the positive effects of mentoring and the importance of recruiting new mentors. Former Nuggets player and...

Gary Harris Rising in NBA Rankings

ESPN and Sports Illustrated have weighed in on their top 100 NBA players headed into the 2017-18 season and both publications are taking note of Gary Harris' potential. ESPN has Harris coming in at...

Kenneth Faried Joins Altitude 950 to Talk of His Mother’s Battle with Lupus and...

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Kroenke Family Donates $1 Million to Red Cross

Stan, Ann, Whitney and Josh Kroenke - on behalf of their sports organizations and business entities - are donating $1 million to Red Cross relief efforts in response to the devastation caused by Hurricane...

Juancho Hernangomez Gaining Valuable Experience in EuroBasket ’17

Spain is undefeated through their first four games of EuroBasket ’17, thanks in large part to Juancho Hernangomez. Hernangomez was tasked with guarding one of Croatia’s top players, Bojan Bogdanovic, earlier today and came...

Juancho Hernangomez Eyes Valuable Playing Time in FIBA EuroBasket 2017

In an instant, seemingly, Nuggets forward Juancho Hernangomez goes from playing against his boyhood basketball idols – Pau and Marc Gasol – during his rookie season, to playing alongside them. That’s the power of...

Emmanuel Mudiay Helps Unveil a Newly Refurbished Basketball Court in Québec City

Yesterday in Québec City, Canada, Emmanuel Mudiay was joined by over 100 members of the Patro Laval community and nearly 100 Quebec youth to help unveil a newly refurbished basketball court as part of...

Kentucky Head Coach John Calipari Joins Hastings & Browman

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#TheGoldenAge: 1984-85 Nuggets | Denver Nuggets

The NBA didn’t see them coming. The 1984-85 Nuggets were coach Doug Moe’s fifth team in Denver. And while he’d had some success in other seasons, this one was his best to date. It...

Community Invited to Participate in 6th Annual giveSPORTS Equipment Drive to Provide Sports Equipment...

The 6th Annual giveSPORTS Equipment Drive, presented by KeyBank, will be held at Pepsi Center on Saturday, September 9 from 9:00 - 11:30 Source link

#TheGoldenAge: Chris ‘Birdman’ Andersen | Denver Nuggets

You knew it was love between the Mile High City and Chris Andersen when people began popping up at Halloween parties or costume contests or were trick-or-treating dressed as the Birdman. Hair moussed-up into...

Join Rocky at the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children Teddy Bear Patrol

Join Rocky on Saturday, August 26th from 10:30AM to 1:00PM MT at the Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children for the Teddy Bear Patrol. All are invited to a ceremony where first responders from Denver Fire,...

Director of Performance Steve Hess Transfers to Consulting Role with Nuggets

Every morning, when Steve Hess swings his legs from under the covers and sits on the side of his bed, he gives himself a simple, yet important choice. “I have two options today,” he tells...

Nuggets Players Take the Workout Outside

With Nuggets players of old and new beginning to converge on Denver ahead of the 2017-18 season, Steve Hess led a workout outside of the gym at Red Rocks Park & Amphitheater. Most Improved...

#TheGoldenAge: 2009 Western Conference Finals

For the Nuggets, it had been 24 years in the making. The team staring back at them was a familiar foe: The Los Angeles Lakers. It was the 2009 Western Conference Finals. The last time...

#TheGoldenAge: Fat Lever | Denver Nuggets

No Nugget was more of a Swiss Army Knife than Lafayette “Fat” Lever. He carved the league up, and he did it in nearly every way possible. Take his averages from the 1987-88 season alone:...

Arturas Karnisovas Joins Altitude 950

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#TheGoldenAge: Chauncey Billups | Denver Nuggets

Few athletes resonate on the Denver sports scene quite the way Chauncey Billups did. He’s as Colorado as it gets. Grew up in Park Hill. Attended George Washington High School. Starred at the University...

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