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David Lee Doesn’t Think He’ll Need Surgery, Believes the Warriors Can Beat Denver Without Him

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Coming off a career year, David Lee was supposed to play a huge role if the Golden State Warriors were going to make waves in their second playoff appearance in 19 years. But Lee was lost for the rest of the year when he suffered a torn hip flexor in ...

Ty Lawson: Nuggets Encouraged By Not Playing Their Best But Still Getting the W

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

On one hand, the Denver Nuggets' numbers in Game 1 with Golden State weren't very good. They were out-rebounded by 10 boards, shot just 64.3 percent from the free-throw line and made just 3 of 16 3-point attempts. That said, the Nuggets still got the victory, and starting point guard ...

George Karl Reflects on the ‘MeloDrama, Says His Team This Year Has Been a Blessing

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

After the Nuggets had to go through what they went through with Carmelo Anthony, they decided on a new path. Denver has assembled their roster without a true superstar. No more headaches. No more distractions. That is not the norm in today's NBA. The Nuggets have a deep team. A ...

Masai Ujiri: Losing Danilo Gallinari is a Tough Blow, But We Have to Find a Way to Win

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

The Nuggets had been without starting point guard and leading scorer Ty Lawson, but now the injuries are piling up at the wrong time for this team. Danilo Gallinari is lost for the season with a torn ACL. Can Denver survive without production from Gallinari? Masai Ujiri is hoping his team ...

Corey Brewer: “We All Want to Keep Winning and Will Do Whatever it Takes to Get Another Win”

Monday, March 25th, 2013

The Miami Heat are not the only NBA team streaking. The Denver Nuggets are as well.  Thanks to a balanced attack and a deep bench led by guys like Corey Brewer, who is having one of the best years of his career, Denver has ripped off 15 straight wins. During ...

Ty Lawson and the Nuggets Are Relishing the Role of Dark Horse

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

When experts around the NBA talk about championship contenders this season, one team that is consistently left out of the mix is the Denver Nuggets. It's understandable. There are plenty of reasons to be skeptical. The Nuggets don't have the one marquee player that the team is centered around. They ...

George Karl Thinks the Nuggets Can Play With Anybody in the NBA

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

The Denver Nuggets have turned into quite the giant killers, especially at home this season. Denver has already beaten Memphis, San Antonio, the Los Angeles Lakers, the Golden State Warriors and now thanks to their win the other night, the Los Angeles Clippers in the mile high city. Their latest ...

George Karl Believes His Denver Nuggets Should Finish As A Top-Four Seed In The West

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

I don't know if it's because I live within the market or not, but there seems to be a large number of NBA folks who think the Denver Nuggets could be a sleeper team in the NBA's Western Conference this season. Most of the talk will surround teams in Oklahoma ...

George Karl: “We are excited about this season and we think we can be a top four team in the West”

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

After yet another ho-hum playoff appearance this past season, the Denver Nuggets were involved in the biggest trade of the offseason. They didn’t get the two biggest pieces in the deal in Andrew Bynum or Dwight Howard, but they did get Andre Iguodala from Philadelphia and Iggy should fit perfectly ...

Nuggets GM Masai Ujiri: Andre Iguodala Helps Improve Our Defense And Will Score More In Denver’s Offensive System

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

It appears that the Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers had a 3-way trade all lined up and ready to go for Dwight Howard, but there was one problem. The Magic didn't want Andre Iguodala. That's when the Denver Nuggets came into play. Nuggets GM Masai Ujiri was ...