Category: Denver Nuggets

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 ...

Jerry West Says He’s Never Seen a Better Shooter than Stephen Curry

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Jerry West's Golden State Warriors are in the NBA Playoffs for the second time in 19 years, but they're off to a tough start after a crunch-time loss to the Nuggets in Game 1 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series. Still, West is encouraged by the young Nuggets and their ...

Stephen Curry Used his All-Star Snub as Fuel En Route to Becoming the Single-Season 3-Point King

Friday, April 19th, 2013

After a great rookie season, Stephen Curry's last two years in the NBA were filled with frustration. His body kept betraying him as he dealt with severe ankle injuries. He spent his summers rehabbing as opposed to improving his game. Every time it looked like he was going to blossom ...

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 ...