Both Denver Nuggets rookies will be a part of the 2016 NBA All Star weekend in Toronto as Emmanuel Mudiay and Nikola Jokic were named to the World Team for the Rising Stars Challenge.
Nate joined the BSNDenver team in September of 2015 and is a Nuggets contributor. He began blogging about the Nuggets for SB Nation's PickaxeandRoll.com (DenverStiffs.com) in January of 2009, and has been credentialed since 2012. He has a journalism and history degree from Metropolitan State College of Denver. While in school he interned at KDVR Fox 31 in the Sports Department. Growing up in Colorado it was important to learn the history of the Nuggets, to understand the gloom and the glory of the franchise. You can follow Timmons on Twitter here: @NateTimmonsCO