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In the midst of a low-key free agency period for the Denver Nuggets, the team announced their 2015 Las Vegas Summer League roster earlier today. The 13-man roster has some familiar names, including Gary Harris, Erick Green, Joffrey Lauvergne, Ian Clark and Jamaal Franklin, 2015 first round pick Emmanuel Mudiay and 2014 second round pick Nikola Jokic. Undrafted free agents…...

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According to Shams Charania of RealGM, the Denver Nuggets are “finalizing” a three-year fully guaranteed contract with center Nikola Jokic. Jokic was Denver’s 2014 second-round pick and averaged 16.5 points, 9.7 rebounds, 3.2 assists and nearly a block per game last season for KK Mega Leks of the Adriatic League. Bringing Jokic over from Europe was one of the Nuggets…...

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With the 57th pick in the 2015 NBA draft the Denver Nuggets have selected Nikola Radicevic. Radicevic is a 6-5 play-making point guard from Serbia whose known for his vision and ability to run an effective offense. He appeared in 33 games last season with Sevilla (Spain) in the ACB league and averaged 7.6 points, 3.7 assists and 2.1 rebounds in 22.7 minutes.…...

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With the seventh pick in the 2015 NBA draft the Denver Nuggets have selected Emmanuel Mudiay. Mudiay, a 6-6 point guard, played last season for the Guangdong Southern Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association where he averaged 18 points, six rebounds and six assists per game. Once regarded as the No. 2 high school prospect in the country, Mudiay opted to play…...

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After a whirlwind of rumors and reports about a possible DeMarcus Cousins trade from Sacramento to Denver, it’s time to try and set the facts straight… Late Monday night Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski published a brutally scathing piece pertaining to the Sacramento Kings and their head coach George Karl’s desire to trade their franchise player and All-NBA second-teamer, Cousins. In…...

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Over the next few weeks leading up to the 2015 NBA Draft we’ll be reviewing some of the top prospects slated to be drafted before or around the No. 7 overall pick, currently owned by the Denver Nuggets. Because abundant backdrop on each of these players can be found across the Internet, our goal is not to recycle statistics,…...

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According to the Los Angeles Times’ Eric Pincus, Jameer Nelson has officially opted out of his contract with the Nuggets and is now an unrestricted free agent. The 33-year-old Nelson had a $2.85 million player option for next season, but opted to test the market instead. The hiring of Mike Malone instead of former interim head coach Melvin Hunt, who Nelson was reportedly…...

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The Denver Nuggets will bring in Duke guard Tyus Jones for a pre-draft workout Monday afternoon according the team. Jones, a 6-foot-1 guard from Duke helped lead the Blue Devils to a national championship and averaged 11.8 points, 3.5 rebounds and 5.6 assists his freshman year. The Minnesota native was also named most outstanding player of the 2015 Final Four. Jones…...

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Over the next few weeks leading up to the 2015 NBA Draft we’ll be reviewing some of the top prospects slated to be drafted before or around the No. 7 overall pick, currently owned by the Denver Nuggets. Because abundant backdrop on each of these players can be found across the Internet, our goal is not to recycle statistics,…...

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After a 62-day search that saw the Denver Nuggets interview a total of five candidates, the wait is finally over. The Nuggets have officially hired Mike Malone. But why him? Ever since the Nuggets season ended the Denver brain trust — which primarily includes president Josh Kroenke and general manager Tim Connelly — had stressed they want to return to…...

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It will be a jam-packed Tuesday morning at Pepsi Center as the Denver Nuggets will bring in six additional players for a pre-draft workout followed by head coach Mike Malone’s introductory press conference. Kendall Gray (Delaware State), T.J. McConnell (Arizona), Kelly Oubre (Kansas), Keifer Sykes (Wisconsin-Green Bay), Myles Turner (Texas) and Greg Whittington (Georgetown) will all participate in the Nuggets second group workout in as many days.…...

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According to Sportando.com, Nikola Jokic will sign a contract with the Denver Nuggets in the coming weeks, hopefully in time to play for the Nuggets’ in the Las Vegas Summer League which begins play July 10. The 20-year-old, second-round pick of 2014 averaged 15.4 points and 9.2 rebounds per game while taking home MVP honors for KK Mega Vizura of…...

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Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried will take part in the NBA’s first ever Africa game, an exhibition contest August 1 at Ellis Park Arena in Johannesburg, South Africa. The game will feature Team Africa, captained by South Sudan native Luol Deng of the Miami Heat and composed of current and second generation African players, versus Team World, captained by Chris…...

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Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski reported this morning that the Nuggets have formally interviewed Portland Trail Blazers assistant coach David Vanterpool for their vacant head coaching job. While Vanterpool isn’t considered a frontrunner to re-place Brian Shaw, Denver general manager Tim Connelly’s discussion with Vanterpool in recent days is reflective of the respect Vanterpool’s earned in three seasons as an…...

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After a week of guessing what the Nuggets front office was up to regarding their search for the franchise’s next head coach, more details of the direction they are heading seem to be rolling in by the hour. Real GM’s Shams Charania is reporting that the Nuggets have added yet another name to a growing list of potential head coaches. https://twitter.com/shamscharania/status/606521972730785792…...

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ESPN’s Mark Stein is reporting that Nuggets general manager Tim Connelly met with and interviewed former Sacramento Kings head coach Mike Malone on Tuesday. https://twitter.com/espnsteinline/status/606501588132175873 This comes just a day after Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski broke the news that Mike D’Antoni and Connelly also met Tuesday in California to discuss the vacancy. Malone, who is known around the league as one…...

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After going over a week without hearing much regarding the Denver Nuggets’ ongoing coaching search, Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski reported Wednesday that general manager Tim Connelly spoke to Mike D’Antoni Tuesday about the Nuggets’ head coaching vacancy. Denver general manager Tim Connelly conducted a sit-down with D’Antoni in California on Tuesday, league sources said. D’Antoni’s vaunted running game fits…...

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On paper, growing up in the remote Western African country of Senegal appears bleak. With an average per-capita income of $2,400 a year, a 48 percent unemployment rate, a life expectancy of roughly 61 years and an education system that doesn’t see many children make it past middle school, life in Senegal is a day in and day out struggle to…...

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According to the Denver Post’s Chris Dempsey, the Nuggets will begin their pre-draft workouts this week with a few familiar names present. Wednesday will feature Colorado guard Askia Booker, Colorado State forwards JJ Avila and Stanton Kidd, Fort Lewis forward Alex Herrera, Metro State guard Mitch McCarron, and Wyoming forward Derek Cooke. The following day, Colorado State guard Daniel Bejarano, University of Denver guards Cam Griffin and…...

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