Mudiay shows off redesigned Nuggets uniforms

We’ve known for a while the Nuggets were refreshing their uniforms with some minor changes for the upcoming season. Last weekend, Emmanuel Mudiay gave us our first on-court look of the new digs at the annual NBA rookie photoshoot. Have a look at the newly updated uniforms below and check out the full gallery at Nuggets.com. The changes […]

Link: Andrew Feinstein on NBA Africa game

Our friend Andrew Feinstein of Denver Stiffs has an excellent dispatch from Johannesburg on the first ever NBA game in Africa. Feinstein is a veteran of the NBA’s Basketball Without Borders camps in Africa and brings us some great insight on the historic night. There were plenty of Denver Nuggets connections in the game and Andrew […]

Report: Nuggets waive Papanikolaou

One of the biggest pieces the Nuggets received in the Ty Lawson trade is already on his way out. According to David Pick of Eurobasket.com, the Nuggets plan to waive newly-acquired forward Kostas Papanikolaou. Denver Nuggets will waive Kostas Papanikolaou, source said. His $4.7 million deal is non-guaranteed. — David Pick (@IAmDPick) August 1, 2015 […]

Report: Nuggets retain Gallinari, Arthur

After creating some additional flexibility with the Lawson trade, the Nuggets put it to use to retain two of their own. The Post’s Chris Dempsey is reporting that the Nuggets have worked out an extension Danilo Gallinari and agreed to terms on a new contract for Darrell Arthur. The signings are expected to be finalized later this week. Gallinari […]

Ty Lawson trade who’s to blame

So the Lawson era in Denver is officially over. The final guy from the Melo/Thuggets squad has been traded to Houston for salary cap space and a late 1st rounder. What’s crazy is just a year ago he was the face of the franchise and considered a borderline all-star. Now, the Nuggets were lucky to get […]

Ty Lawson traded to Houston Rockets

After months of speculation the Nuggets have finally moved on from troubled point guard Ty Lawson, agreeing to send him to the Houston Rockets for four players and a lottery-protected 2016 first round pick. Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski reported the deal Sunday night. Denver will send Lawson and a 2017 second round pick in return […]

Nuggets drop final summer league game to Wizards

The Nuggets wrapped up summer league Friday night with a 97-89 loss to the Washington Wizards. After two straight weeks of practices and games, the team looked weary and decided to rest Emmanuel Mudiay, Gary Harris, and Joffrey Lauvergne for the final game. Harris and Mudiay told me after the game they were healthy and […]

Nuggets lose tournament opener to Hawks

The Nuggets quest for the (summer league) championship ended Thursday night in an 82-73 loss to the Atlanta Hawks. The same two teams played in Denver’s summer league opener last Friday, which the Nuggets won going away. The Hawks turned the tables in tonight’s rematch with some key defensive adjustments on Mudiay and just more […]

Summer League Notebook: Scouting the future Nuggets

Unlike most teams at summer league, who usually bring 2-3 rookies and second year players, the Nuggets are evaluating a good chunk of their actual roster next season. Rookies Emmanuel Mudiay and Nikola Jokic signed their first contracts and will start their careers in Denver. Gary Harris and Joffrey Lauvergne were on the roster last […]

Lawson arrested for DUI again

Nuggets troubled point guard Ty Lawson was arrested again last night for DUI in Los Angeles. This is his second DUI arrest in the last six months. Lawson was also charged with a DUI in Denver, back in January. He’s was placed in custody with bail set at $5000. Lawson was arrested at 2:30 AM after failing a field sobriety test. Cops […]

Nuggets top Heat 86-83 in wild summer league finish

The Nuggets edged the Heat for their third straight summer league win in thrilling fashion, winning 86-83 off an Ian Clark go-ahead three with 1.7 seconds remaining. Erick Green sank two crucial free throws after the Heat turned the ball over on their final possession, sealing the win for Denver in what had been a […]

Nuggets crush Kings 98-76

The media was buzzing as Emmanuel Mudiay led the Nuggets to a rout of the Sacramento Kings 98-76. Mudiay led the way with 19 points and 10 assists. Mudiay wowed the crowed with his vision and incredible passes including a behind the back to Ian Clark. He used his body to create separation and shot […]

Nuggets extend Wilson Chandler

According to Nuggets.com the Denver Nuggets are restructuring Wilson Chandler’s deal and extending him. After turning down numerous offers at the deadline it looks as if Ill Will will be sticking around Denver for awhile. The deal is 4 years for 46 million. At that price it seems like a steal considering the money that’s been […]

Barton re-ups on three year deal

It appears as Will Barton will be rejoining the Nuggets for the upcoming season. According to Chris Haynes of the Northeast Ohio Media Group, Barton and the Nuggets are working to finalize a deal soon. The deal is for 3 years and approximately 11 Million. Barton showed real signs of promise after coming from the Blazers in […]

Nuggets impressive in Summer League debut

Mudiay was as good as advertised and the Nuggets rolled to an 86-71 victory over the Hawks to begin Summer League play. Coach Micah Nori stressed transition defense and the team shot well with the exception of 3 pointers. The were 47.1% percent from the field but only 11.8% from downtown. Overall it was a […]

Malone finalizes coaching staff

According to The Denver Post’s Christopher Dempsey, Denver coach Michael Malone has filled his staff just days before summer league in Vegas is set to begin. With four new faces and a former fan favorite coming to the Mile high City. Ed Pinckney the former Villanova standout who shocked the world with his 85 Nova team defeating […]