Try to win now or build for the future? The Nuggets face that tricky question on numerous fronts – including with Wilson Chandler. Chandler is starting small forward for Denver, and there isn’t much depth behind him. The Nugget (29-25) are tied for sixth in the West – on pace to break a four-year playoff drought, though also holding only a one-game cushion for playoff position. But Chandler is 30 years old, playing his worst basketball in years and holds a $12,800,562 player option for next season. The Nuggets face a luxury-tax crunch next season, whether or not they exercise Nikola Jokic‘s team option.
Report: Nuggets would ‘love’ to trade Wilson Chandler
Pro Basketball Talk | Feb 8