Birdman ‘excused’ indefinitely

Nuggets center, Chris Andersen, was excused indefinitely from the team today in light of a raid performed on his house Thursday morning by Douglas County sheriffs seeking information on an Internet crimes against children investigation.

Not much is known at this point in time. Details are sure to emerge as times passes. What we do know is that this is just about the worst time for these issues to surface, yet Birdman is still innocent until proven guilty. Obviously things don’t look good, at all, but it’s important to refrain from jumping straight to conclusions until more information is gathered.

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Kalen was born in Durango, CO, in 1988 and graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver in 2013 with a degree in journalism. He's now an itinerant hoping to travel as much as possible before eventually succumbing to the "real world." Aside from writing Kalen likes movies, music, spicy food and the great outdoors. Edward Abbey is his current idol.

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  • Eddie

    Hopefully, Bird was just doing “research” like Pete Townshend.

    • HD

      Multiple parties have access to the electronic devices in his home. It is extremely difficult to prove who used said devices, and come on nuggets nation! Stand by the bird. Innocent until proven guilty. Someone doesn’t just become a pedophile over night. He is cooperating with officials fully and don’t expect an indictment any time soon.

      • SmokinNugs

        Overnight? The news says the investigation has been going on since February and is multi-state. Sounds a little more serious….

  • Mel

    “excused”, not suspended. Big difference.

    Nuggets don’t need the distraction; Birdman probably needs the time to mount some kind of defense.

    Nuggets aren’t acknowledging Birdman has done anything wrong here.

  • Topher

    Yet Hill has been charged with choking a woman and has played the whole series. Good ol classy la.

  • Ayo

    I thought Karl might be limiting him because of some sort of problems off-court . . . damn it Andersen, this town used to love you.

  • paul

    whatever kept him on the bench didn’t have anything to do with this…….. LA called in a favor

  • Mitt

    I guess Kobe has been rubbing-off on birdman, pun intended. Maybe that’s why he’s now sick to his stomache…

  • HD

    Regarding the search of Denver’s Chris Andersen’s home Denverpost writer Benjamin Hockman reminds us of the Birdman has multiple roommates also living in his home access to the homes electronic devices. . Don’t jump to conclusions

  • Shareef

    Farid make bird expendable but even if he didn’t you have got to cut ties… this is not court… where there is smoke…

  • Legalize Denver Nuggets

    Is bird in cahoots with this guy?

    Nah I stand by birdman. Just saw this article and it made me think about this situation.