Sunday, July 23, 2017
Nuggets

Nuggets

Malik Beasley to Hold Basketball Skills Camp in Denver

Few players know the sacrifices and rewards of hard work more than Nuggets shooting guard Malik Beasley. In two years he went from playing high school basketball in Georgia to being a first-round draft...

Nuggets Sign Rookie Monte Morris to Two-Way Contract

The Denver Nuggets have signed rookie Monte Morris to a two-way contract, President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Morris, 6-3, 175, was drafted by Denver with the 51st pick of the 2017 NBA...

Nuggets Sign Rookie Torrey Craig to Two-Way Contract

The Denver Nuggets have signed rookie Torrey Craig to a two-way contract, President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Craig, 6-6, 215, appeared in six games (two starts) for the Nuggets’ 2017 Las Vegas...

Dempsey’s Deliveries: Chandler’s Role, Nuggets in the Northwest, and Dempsey’s Favorite Nugget.

Welcome to the post-draft and free agency edition of Dempsey’s Deliveries. In this set, I answer five questions. Keep them coming on Twitter, using the hashtag #DempseysDeliveries. Q: Is there any chance we bring back...

Paul Millsap Joins Altitude Sports Radio

[soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/333074770" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] Paul Millsap joined the Julie and Mose show on Altitude Sports Radio after officially joining the Denver Nuggets. During the interview, Millsap discussed his fit with the current roster, his decision to...

Paul Millsap’s Return to Denver Celebrated in Festive Press Conference

The Return was fit for a king. A drumline. Dozens of kids forming a welcome line. A packed press conference full of media. Rocky. Nuggets dancers. And all of this in a recreation center in...

Nuggets Ready to Get Started with New Acquisition, Paul Millsap

Paul Millsap was free, so why not fly to Las Vegas, hang out at summer league games and take in one being played by his new team, the Denver Nuggets? So, on Monday, he did. In...

Analysis: How Paul Millsap Helps the Nuggets on the Court

So, what are the Nuggets getting in Paul Millsap? Let’s start with the raw numbers. Last season, Millsap averaged 18.7 points, 7.7 rebounds and 3.7 assists. He shot 44 percent from the field and 31.1...

Nuggets Sign Free Agent Paul Millsap

The Denver Nuggets have signed free agent forward Paul Millsap to a multi-year contract, President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Millsap, 6-8, 246, has spent the last four seasons in Atlanta where he...

Emmanuel Mudiay, Wilson Chandler, and Michael Malone to Highlight NBA Africa Game 2017

The Denver Nuggets are set to be represented by guards Emmanuel Mudiay and Wilson Chandler, and Head Coach Mike Malone at the NBA Africa Game 2017, the league’s second game in Africa. The game...

Nuggets Take Down Rockets in Summer League Tournament Play

The 23rd seeded Denver Nuggets knocked off the 10 seed Houston Rockets this afternoon in Las Vegas. Led by a double-double of 27 points and 11 rebounds from Torrey Craig and 15 points, five...

Nuggets Play Well, Lose Summer League Thriller 82-81

The Nuggets put together their best effort of summer league on Monday night, but couldn’t make enough plays down the stretch to pull out a victory. The narrow, 82-81 loss to the Raptors, however,...

Nuggets Look to Cut Turnovers, Pick Up First Summer League Win

The directive for the Nuggets in their third game of summer league is simple: reduce the turnovers. Miscues have been the biggest hindrance to their ability to win so far. They’ve committed 22 turnovers per...

Murray Joins Team in Warmups, Nuggets Lose to Wolves

Minutes before the game, Nuggets summer league coach Micah Nori had to do a double-take. A few feet in front of him near the court at the Thomas & Mack Center was Jamal Murray....

Nuggets to Face Minnesota in Second Summer League Game

By Christopher Dempsey, Nuggets Insider LAS VEGAS – The areas of correction were easy to spot for Nuggets summer league coach Micah Nori after the team’s loss to Houston in its first game. Just as...

Nikola Radicevic Off to Good Summer Start

By Christopher Dempsey, Nuggets Insider LAS VEGAS – If Nikola Radicevic could have sped up the clock on getting to this point, he would have. If he could wave a magic wand that would allow...

Beasley Scores 29, Nuggets Drop 102-99 Decision to Houston

By Christopher Dempsey, Nuggets Insider LAS VEGAS --- The Nuggets’ first foray into summer league play was a bit of a roller coaster ride, as they fell to Houston 102-99 on Friday night at Cox...

Nuggets Eager, Ready to Open Summer League Play

By Christopher Dempsey, Nuggets Insider LAS VEGAS – Every long journey starts with a single step, and in the Las Vegas Summer League, where those steps can decide players’ career paths for at least the...

Nearly Fully Healed, Jamal Murray Eyes Productive Second Season

Jamal Murray had hoped to play with the Nuggets in summer league, but while he’s come a long way since offseason surgery in May, he won’t. The rising second-year guard knows there’s no need...

Nuggets Acquire Second Round Draft Pick in Three-Team Trade

DENVER, July 6, 2017 – The Denver Nuggets have acquired a 2019 second round draft pick from Atlanta (via Washington) in a three-team trade that sends F Danilo Gallinari to the Los Angeles Clippers...

Nuggets Sign Rookie Tyler Lydon

DENVER, July 6, 2017 – The Denver Nuggets have signed rookie F Tyler Lydon to a multi-year contract, President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Lydon, 6-10, 215, spent two seasons at Syracuse University...

A Transition to More Small Forward Could be in the Cards for Hernangomez

One thing to keep an eye on in the Nuggets’ upcoming summer league games: Juancho Hernangomez’s position. If the team wants to get an early look at how well he’d play at small forward,...

Malik Beasley Ready to Run with Big Summer League Opportunity

Now is the time for Malik Beasley. The rising second-year Nuggets shooting guard is, in effect, getting the keys to this year’s summer league team. Nuggets coaches want to see what he can do...

Darrell Arthur to Try Hand at Coaching during Summer League

Over the years on the court, Darrell Arthur has had to wear many different hats, depending on what the team needed from him at the time. In this year’s summer league, the veteran Nuggets...

Jordi Fernandez Named Assistant Coach to Spanish National Team for EuroBasket ’17

Nuggets coach Jordi Fernandez has been named an assistant coach to the Spanish National Team for EuroBasket '17. Fernandez, a native of Badalona, Spain, is entering his second season on the Nuggets bench. His...

STAY CONNECTED

1,648FansLike
4FollowersFollow
3,234FollowersFollow