The long, unnecessary grind of the NBA preseason

Three weeks ago, the Nuggets began training camp with a healthy roster outside of Jusuf Nurkic, who is still recovering from offseason knee surgery. Since then, they’ve had to endure a rigorous camp immediately followed by six games, five of which required the Nuggets to travel. There’s still another road game to play before Denver’s season opener […]

Nuggets and Mike Miller Reportedly Have Deal

According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Denver Nuggets are considered “strong favorites” to land veteran sharpshooter Mike Miller. Miller was waived by the Portland Trail Blazers earlier today. Once he clears waivers on Wednesday the two sides are believed to agree on a one-year deal. Miller spent last season with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Full report […]

Will Alonzo Gee nab Quincy Miller’s spot in the final Nuggets roster?

Over most of the summer, it appeared that although Quincy Miller’s contract was not guaranteed, his spot on the roster was most likely secure. He had a solid outing in the Summer League, averaging 14.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.5 blocks in 23 minutes per game. And it has long seemed that the Nuggets organization […]

Gallinari: “I think I will be ready for the first game of the preseason”

It appears that Danilo Gallinari may finally be approaching the completion of his long, arduous road to recovery from the torn ACL injury he suffered near the end of the 2012-13 season. Per Jeff Caplan of “I’m not at the same level that I left basketball because I haven’t played a game in a […]

Nuggets media day, training camp and preseason are upon us

It’s that time of year again, and after a long, strange offseason, the new incarnation of the Denver Nuggets officially begin preparation for the 2013-14 season this week. They’ll tip things off with media day today, training camp will run from the first through the fifth, and then they’ll open up the preseason on the […]