Denver Basketball Headlines (Today)
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Adam Silver: NBA rethinking one-and-done rule
Published On: Wed, May 31
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has never been one adverse to change since he took over that role from David Stern. For the most part, it has helped the Association move on from a bygone era tha...
NBA Team Option Decisions For 2017/18
Published On: Mon, May 15
Having created a post last week to track this offseasons player option decisions, were turning our attention today to team options. In the coming weeks, well use the space below to keep tabs on all...
NBA Teams Fed Up with Rockets' 'Jabroni' Foul-Drawing
Published On: Thu, May 11
What the NBA should do about the proliferation of players being fouled on three-point shot attempts is up for debate. What is not is who has practically cornered the market on how to draw them: the...
Sources: Will Barton won't OK Nuggets extension
Published On: Sun, Apr 30
Denver Nuggets swingman Will Barton will not agree to a contract extension this offseason and will test unrestricted free agency in the summer of 2018, league sources tell ESPN.Sources say the Nugg...
Nuggets GM: Re-signing Gallinari is 'priority No. 1'
Published On: Thu, Apr 27
Denver Nuggets general manager Tim Connelly said that re-signing Danilo Gallinari is a top priority for the organization.Il Gallo will opt out of his $16.1 million contract for next season to test ...
Nuggets' Murray played all 82 games with a hernia
Published On: Fri, Apr 14
Denver Nuggets rookie Jamal Murray played the entire season through a sports hernia, Altitude Sports Christopher Dempsey reports. Murray will seek treatment on his hernia this summer and is expecte...
Nuggets win finale against Thunder
Published On: Thu, Apr 13
OKLAHOMA CITY -- If not for a 35-foot last-second 3-pointer by Russell Westbrook, the Denver Nuggets would have entered the final game of the regular season with a shot at reaching the postseason. ...
Nuggets top Mavs with Romo on Dallas bench
Published On: Wed, Apr 12
DALLAS -- The biggest cheer during an otherwise meaningless Tuesday night affair between the Dallas Mavericks and Denver Nuggets took place late in the fourth quarter as the guy sitting at the end ...
Nuggets continue playoff chase with win
Published On: Sat, Apr 08
DENVER -- In a must-win game, Denver's young backcourt delivered a big performance to keep the Nuggets' playoff hopes alive. Jamal Murray scored 22 of his career-high 30 points in the second half...
Harden, Rockets hold off Nuggets, clinch 3rd seed
Published On: Thu, Apr 06
HOUSTON -- The Houston Rockets on Wednesday night clinched what long ago seemed inevitable, but that formality didn't undermine the pleasure they took in the feat. James Harden recorded his 61st ...
Nuggets eliminate Pelicans from contention
Published On: Wed, Apr 05
NEW ORLEANS -- Denver coach Michael Malone saw his team being left for dead after the Nuggets had lost five of seven games. But, after beating the New Orleans Pelicans 134-131 on Tuesday night to m...
Gallinari's 29 lead Nuggets over Heat
Published On: Sun, Apr 02
MIAMI -- The Denver Nuggets feel a bit better about their playoff chances, while the Miami Heat saw their postseason opportunities absorb another difficult hit. Danilo Gallinari scored 29 points ...
Walker, fourth-quarter surge lift Hornets past Nuggets
Published On: Fri, Mar 31
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Kemba Walker refused to come out of the game and, in essence, he refused to lose. Walker played the entire second half and led a furious fourth-quarter comeback as the Charlott...
McCollum, Nurkic propel Trail Blazers past Nuggets
Published On: Wed, Mar 29
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Jusuf Nurkic claimed it wasn't personal, but it sure appeared that way. Nurkic was demonstrative, expressive and effective as he helped his new team, the Portland Trail Blazers,...
Lots of Davis, no Cousins in Pelicans' win at Denver
Published On: Sun, Mar 26
DENVER -- New Orleans All-Star Anthony Davis left a lasting mark on the Denver Nuggets and the Western Conference playoff race through three quarters on Sunday night. Then, he took a seat in the fo...