New Nuggets era begins with addition to Roundball team

Hello fellow Nuggets fans across the world, my name is Kalen as you can see above. I’m proud to announce that I’ll be working with Charlie and Jeremy from here on out to try and dissect our favorite professional sports team, as well as give you the most up-to date information in the process. I’m truly honored to be a part of this blog going forward and feel I couldn’t have joined at a better time given how great our front office did with quite possibly the most difficult scenario ever handed down to a rookie GM and new owner in NBA history. The Nuggets, as I’m sure is the case with many of you, are my life and being able to write about them on a platform like this is a privilege. That’s why I promise that as long as I’m a part of the Roundball family, I’ll give everything I have to the loyal Denver Nuggets community in the most honest and thoughtful manner. I hope you all will enjoy having me on as I try and guide you through what looks to be a very bright future for our team!

Being that the biggest trade in Nuggets history just went down not too long ago, now is an exciting time to be a fan. Of course, it always hurts to say good-bye to a franchise player that brings you out of the depths of NBA irrelevancy and into playoff contention year after year — and seeing a class-act like Chauncey leave doesn’t ease the pain — but we knew this day was coming for long time. With just a few clings of some champagne glasses last summer it seems our destiny was set in motion. But now is not the time to sulk over the past, because the glory days of Denver Nuggets basketball are just getting started as far as I can see. This message was clearly sent by Masai Ujiri and Josh Kroenke withing a few days span when they somehow managed to rob the New York Knicks of Danilo Gallinari, Wilson Chandler, Raymond Felton, Timofey Mozgov and an abundance of picks and other assets. On top of what great, young players we already have on our roster the new guys create a Denver Nuggets team that is even more young, athletic and most of all extremely talented. It’s yet to be seen how each man will fit into his separate role, but the sum of the parts appears beyond promising.

Once again, I just want to reiterate how excited I am to be a Nuggets fan at this moment. With all that’s gone on this year, to finally meet a conclusion and come out the other side looking as good as we do is exhilarating. For once, watching Nuggets basketball in the year of 2011 is going to be all about winning basketball games with teamwork. That’s something anyone from the highest person up in the Nuggets organization to the most average fan can be really thrilled about. So, here’s to a great second half of basketball filled with tons of heart, soul and determination! And here’s to the future of Roundball Mining Company!

“We’ll move the earth for a title.”

  • Todd

    I am new here as well, look forward to learning more about the Nuggets.

  • Jaime

    Welcome aboard Kalen and Tood. Go Nugs

  • Charlie

    Some of you guys know Kalen in his internet life as the commenter GoldenNugget… don’t be afraid.

    Both Kalen and I started as unusually rabid members of the Nuggets internet community. Years of lots of unhealthy activity and chatter about the Nuggets nearly drove us to insanity, but also brought out a passion for writing about this team.

    I’m excited about GN becoming Kalen and our new writer at RMC expect a lot more of the same Nuggets coverage plus some new things too. Once again huge thanks to all of our readers as well

  • ParkHillNative

    Right on, welcome aboard Kalen (aka GoldenNugget). I hope you’ll still have time to argue over at Denver Stiffs.

    In any case, this is a good addition to this blog. Thumbs up!

  • GN

    Thanks guys. Really appreciate it.

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