Rapid Reaction: Memphis Grizzlies 99 Denver Nuggets 69

The Nuggets continued their road trip in Memphis tonight after snapping a 7-game losing streak in New Orleans last night. It was an embarrassing first quarter as the Grizzlies took a 26-11 lead and it never got any better. Z-Bo and Marc Gasol controlled the paint front the opening tip and Denver never looked comfortable offensively in a […]

What If?: George Karl and the 2009-2010 Nuggets

Since joining the Nuggets in early 2005, George Karl led the franchise to a decade of sustained success. Today, we’re taking a look back at the 2009-2010 roster that many (myself included) consider to be the Nuggets’ best ever. Our guest writer Colin Deaver reflects on that seasons’ tragic end and how it has shaped Denver Nuggets […]

Link: Tim Connelly interview on Colorado Sports Guys

Our friends over at Colorado Sports Guys have another expansive chat with Nuggets GM Tim Connelly and it’s a must-listen. Nate Timmons and Jeff Morton asked Tim about the current state of the team, his evaluation process and how that plays into determining the direction for the future. Be sure to check out the podcast, in which […]

The Denver Nuggets Officially Start Rebuilding

It has been a long time coming. Rumors about the Cleveland Cavaliers’ interest in acquiring Timofey Mozgov began surfacing as early as this summer, and have rarely died down since. Initially, the Denver Nuggets’ stance was firm, resisting the urge to move Mozgov, as they steadfastly viewed him as a piece they could build around […]

Timofey Mozgov traded to Cleveland

Reports out of ESPN’s Marc Stein and Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski confirm that the long-rumored Mozgov to Cavs trade is a done deal. The Nuggets are trading Mozgov for two first-round picks and no additional players in return. The Cavaliers will use an exception to absorb Mozgov’s $4.65mil salary. Cleveland just acquired a 2015 first […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 114 Memphis Grizzlies 85

Outstanding games from Ty Lawson, Arron Afflalo and especially Jusuf Nurkic, who will no longer be our little secret after tonight.  The Memphis Grizzlies looked tired and uninspired the night after a battle with the Lakers in Los Angeles and only  Marc Gasol made any sort of impact at all, leading to a dominating 114-85 victory […]

Rapid Reaction: Denver Nuggets 101 Chicago Bulls 106

It was a heartbreaking loss for the Nuggets tonight after a solid first half full of energy and effort.  In the end, the deteriorating interior defense and the star power of Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler was just too much to overcome as the Bulls knocked off the Nuggets 106-101.  Hopefully the momentum from tonight’s […]