Nuggets Rumors & News

  • 7h
    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    League source says brian Shaw knows the "6 weeks" chant was about end of season, not L streak. It was in pregame tunnel, not on court

  • David West on Brian Shaw being fired: ‘That’s bulls–t

    Larry Brown Sports "The Denver Nuggets announced on Tuesday that head coach Brian Shaw has been fired. David West and plenty of others feel that Shaw was not given a fair shot. West, who worked with Shaw when Shaw was an assistant coach with the Indiana Pacers, said the Nuggets had no chance of winning with the..." March 03

  • 9h
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Denver hasn't started to consider long-term candidates for coaching job. Organization needs to decide direction and then look at best fits.

  • Nuggets Decide To Fire Brian Shaw

    Hoops Rumors "The Nuggets are letting go of coach Brian Shaw, a source tells Chris Dempsey of The Denver Post (Twitter link). Dempsey indicates that the move took place this morning, though the team has yet to make an official announcement. Denver has dropped 17 of its last 19 games amid roster turnover at the..." March 03

  • Mike D'Antoni Interested In Nuggets' Job

    Real GM Basketball "Mike D'Antoni has interest in becoming head coach of the Denver Nuggets. D'Antoni hasn't coached since he was fired by the Los Angeles Lakers following the 13-14 season." March 03

  • Nuggets counting down to end of season

    Denver Post "Stop me when this starts to sound familiar. A fourth-quarter huddle late in the Nuggets' 104-82 loss to the Utah Jazz on Friday broke with this phrase: "1-2-3 ... six weeks!" As in six weeks to go until the end of the season. That's 24 games, 46 days and 1,152 minutes away. Tax day, April..." March 02

  • The Nuggets are literally counting down till the season ends

    CBSSports.com "Winter has been brutal for many across the country and in Denver things are no better. This may be why the Nuggets are counting down the weeks till their season ends so they can finally kick back and relax in a warmer setting. The Nuggets are in the midst of a five-game losing streak and in..." March 01

  • Nuggets' invisible offense is the key reason for a disastrous season

    Denver Post "Of all the problems the Nuggets thought they might have coming into this season, scoring wasn't one of them. It wasn't even near the radar. And that's because it was one of the few things the Nuggets believed they could count on during their 36-win season a year ago. But this season? It's..." March 01

  • Report: George Karl controls Kings’ personnel, wants Ty Lawson, willing to move DeMarcus Cousins

    Pro Basketball Talk "Shortly after hiring George Karl, the Kings traded for Andre Miller, Karl’s point guard the Nuggets. That might not be the last roster move Karl inspires in Sacramento. Pete D’Alessandro, who worked with Karl in Denver, is still the Kings’ general manager. But Karl might have usurped some..." February 28

  • Phoenix Suns snap losing streak, roll at Denver

    Arizona Republic "Just when life seems unbearable, there is someone to reach out and offer hope. The Denver Nuggets were that special someone Wednesday night for Phoenix. The shine had come off the Suns during a 1-8 stretch that included five consecutive losses but their defensive, slow-start and..." February 26

  • Nate Robinson, Bulls Hold Exploratory Discussions

    Real GM Basketball "The Chicago Bulls have held exploratory conversations with free agent guard Nate Robinson as a potential roster addition, league sources told RealGM. Discussions have yet to advance, but the Bulls were made aware Tuesday night that Robinson has a strong desire to sign with the franchise...." February 26

  • Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler targeting return against Jazz

    Denver Post "Wilson Chandler did not play Wednesday night against the Phoenix Suns but is targeting a return Friday against the Utah Jazz. "More than likely," Chandler said. The forward has been dealing with soreness in his left groin. It's an injury he said initially occurred before the all-star break..." February 26

  • 6d
    Chris Dempsey @dempseypost

    Both Kenneth Faried (thumb) and Wilson Chandler (groin) are OUT for tonight's game vs. Phoenix

  • 6d
    Chris Dempsey @dempseypost

    #Nuggets F Wilson Chandler (adductors) is doubtful for tonight's game vs. Phoenix. Kenneth Faried (thumb) is questionable for the contest.

  • Nets beat up on Nuggets, show hope of second-half run

    New York Post "If the Nets are going to make it into the playoffs, they’re going to have to take care of the games they’re supposed to win. At least through their first two games after the All-Star break, they’re doing just that. Behind a balanced attack that was led by another strong performance from Deron..." February 24

  • 7d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Sixers need to reach 90 percent of cap before season's end. Robinson's salary gets it there. If not, shortfall divided among rest of roster.

  • 8d
    Tim Bontemps @TimBontemps

    Brian Shaw says Wilson Chandler won't play tonight.

  • Oklahoma City Thunder: Russell Westbrook takes control as OKC blows out Nuggets

    The Oklahoman "A fabulous first quarter was quickly coming undone. Six empty possessions, marred by four missed shots and two turnovers, to start the second quarter were all Scotty Brooks needed to see. All the momentum the Thunder had constructed in closing the opening period on a 24-6 run was being..." February 23

  • 8d
    Tim Bontemps @TimBontemps

    Just to be clear: the Nets still have to wait and see if Robinson clears waivers before they can sign him. Seems likely, but you never know.

  • Nuggets Waive Claver and Robinson

    NBA.com "The Denver Nuggets have waived forwards Victor Claver and Thomas Robinson, General Manager and Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Both Claver and Robinson were acquired along with Will Barton and a lottery-protected 2016 first round draft pick from..." February 23

  • 10d
    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    The Nuggets plan to waive newcomer swingman Victor Claver, a source told Yahoo Sports.

  • Thomas Robinson Agrees To Buyout With Nuggets

    Real GM Basketball "Thomas Robinson and the Denver Nuggets have agreed upon a buyout. Robinson is in search of an expanded role." February 20

  • Thomas Robinson To Seek Buyout From Denver

    Hoops Rumors "Thomas Robinson may not be a member of the Nuggets for very long. The player’s representatives are going to seek to reach a buyout arrangement with Denver, Jabari Young of CSNNW.com reports (Twitter link). The young forward out of Kansas was acquired by the Nuggets as part of the deal that sent..." February 19

  • 12d
    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Nuggets have generated two sizable trade exceptions today: $7.5 million in the Afflalo deal and $11.25 million in the McGee trade

  • 12d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Denver is in advanced talks on a deal to send JaVale McGee to Philadelphia, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.

  • 12d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Blazers will send Will Barton, Victor Claver, a future lottery protected 1st and a second-round pick to Denver for Afflalo and Alonzo Gee.

  • 12d
    Chris Dempsey @dempseypost

    The #Nuggets were never interested in any Lawson for Pacers guard George Hill swap.

  • 12d
    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Hearing Denver has been seeking a future first-rounder AND second-rounder for Arron Afflalo. And two first-rounders for Wilson Chandler ...

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    NBA Trade Deadline 2015 - Live Stream

    PSD Staff Check back often for all of the latest NBA Trade Deadline rumors, news stories, tweets, images, videos, and anything else we can dig up pertaining to Deadline Day. February 19

  • Sources: Nuggets trade Arron Afflalo to Trail Blazers in 5-player deal

    Yahoo! Sports "The Portland Trail Blazers have acquired Denver Nuggets guard Arron Afflalo in a five-player trade, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Along with a future first and second-round draft picks, the Blazers will send forwards Thomas Robinson and Victor Claver and guard Will Barton to the Nuggets,..." February 19

  • Nuggets send JaVale McGee to 76ers

    Yahoo! Sports "The Denver Nuggets have agreed to send JaVale McGee and a first-round pick to the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday, a league source told Yahoo Sports. The Sixers will receive a 2015 protected first-round pick that Denver owned via Oklahoma City and are sending the rights to Turkish professional..." February 19

  • 12d
    Ken Berger @KBergCBS

    In addition to Afflalo deal, the Nuggets are sending JaVale McGee and a 2015 first-round pick to Philadelphia, league source confirms.

  • Report: Nuggets will not trade Ty Lawson

    Sporting News "There were rumors that Nuggets guard Ty Lawson could be headed to the Pacers in exchange for George Hill, but that report was shot down by Denver Post reporter Chris Dempsey. Dempsey said nothing has changed in Lawson's status as a Nuggets player and focal point of the franchise. Lawson is not..." February 19

  • 12d
    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Denver sifting offers on Arron Afflalo tonight, w/ some "late-chargers" thickening plot, sources tell Yahoo. Blazers still strongly in mix.

  • Report: Nuggets trying to trade Ty Lawson, Lakers want in

    Sporting News "The Nuggets are working to find a taker for embattled point guard Ty Lawson, and the Lakers have made their interest known, according to ESPN. The news comes several hours after the Denver Post reported Lawson missed practice Wednesday, the Nuggets' first since the All-Star break. Lawson was..." February 19

  • 13d
    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Sources say Denver trying to move Ty Lawson and that Nuggets coach Brian Shaw wants his old Indiana pupil George Hill as replacement

  • Nuggets' Ty Lawson misses first practice after all-star break

    Denver Post "Nuggets guard Ty Lawson was a no-show to Wednesday's practice, the team's first after the longest all-star break in NBA history. Lawson was coming from Las Vegas, where the day before he posted a picture of himself on Facebook. Nuggets coach Brian Shaw was not happy with the unexcused..." February 18

  • Blazers in best position to acquire Denver’s Arron Afflalo?

    Columbian "The NBA trade deadline is fast approaching and of course the rumors are swirling like crazy. The Blazers have been linked with Denver’s Arron Afflalo for about a while now. Last week ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne reported that the Blazers had inquired about the veteran guard’s services. And the..." February 17

  • 14d
    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    No serious talks yet for Arron Afflalo, but word is OKC, Kings, Bulls, Clippers have discussed. Would be an interesting add for a contender

  • Ty Lawson generating trade interest, but Nuggets plan to keep PG

    Denver Post "There are players available for trades on the Nuggets' roster, but, for now, Ty Lawson isn't one of them. Several teams have called the Nuggets about his availability, but Denver has turned them away, intent on keeping its veteran point guard, according to an NBA source. The Nuggets are also..." February 17

  • Boston and Denver have discussed Ty Lawson trade

    Celtics Blog "In his Trade Deadline Primer, Grantland's Zach Lowe highlights the Denver Nuggets as potential big sellers over the next couple of days, with Wilson Chandler, Arron Afflalo, Kenneth Faried, and most notably to the Celtics, Ty Lawson: The sense around the league is that you could land Lawson or..." February 17

  • Denver Nuggets looking for draft picks in deal before trade deadline

    Denver Post "Four years ago, the Monday after the NBA all-star break brought about the Nuggets-New York Knicks megatrade involving Carmelo Anthony. This year? Not so much. For the Nuggets, the next four days are about building assets. They are approaching Thursday's trade deadline in a "sellers"..." February 17

  • MVP Andrew Wiggins out of this World in Rising Star Challenge

    New York Post "The Rising Stars Challenge may have had a new format this year, but the game didn’t look much different. Led by 22 points, six rebounds and four assists from MVP Andrew Wiggins, Team World wound up pulling out a 121-112 victory over Team USA at Barclays Center Friday night, in the first year..." February 15

  • NBA players reject salary cap smoothing, raising projected 2016 cap to more than $90M

    SB Nation "NBA players have rejected a proposal that would "smooth" the projected windfall from the new television deal that the league signed last October, setting up a substantial increase of the salary cap in 2016, according to reports. Per Tim Bontemps of the New York Post, the salary cap is expected..." February 14

  • Wizards, Heat Interested In Trade For Jameer Nelson

    Real GM Basketball "The Washington Wizards and Miami Heat have explored trade talks with the Denver Nuggets on Jameer Nelson, sources tell RealGM. No deal is imminent, and Nelson has grown comfortable with his situation in Denver. The veteran point guard is currently dealing with an Achilles injury and hopes to..." February 13

  • Lawson floods the Lakers with wave of buckets and dimes

    Denver Stiffs "Brian Shaw returned tonight to the location where his coaching career began. He left with victory. The Nuggets trailed the entire first half, but closed the gap to 5 points at halftime. In the third quarter, Ty Lawson took over. Lawson finished with another double-double, 32 points (16 in..." February 11

  • 20d
    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Among teams Nuggs have discussed Afflalo w/ -- Portland, Chi, Clips, Mia, Sac. He's got a player option next year, so FRP is a lot to ask

  • Patchwork Thunder beats Nuggets, 124-114

    The Oklahoman "Kendrick Perkins put the ball on the deck and dribbled toward the basket, drawing the attention of Denver’s defense just enough to permit Andre Roberson to squirt free from the weak side, cleanly catch a bullet pass from Perk and slam home an uncontested baseline dunk. Two trips later, Perkins..." February 10

  • Jusuf Nurkic Replaces Steven Adams In Rising Stars Game

    Real GM Basketball "Jusuf Nurkic will replace Steven Adam in the Rising Stars Game at All-Star weekend, the NBA announced Monday." February 10

  • 22d
    jason kosmicki @RadioKoz

    #Nuggets Jameer Nelson and Javale Mcgee are out tonight as is Steven Adams