Former Philadelphia 76ers forward JaKarr Sampson was not a free agent for long, the Denver Nuggets got him on a plane, signed him and he had his first practice with the team today.
Nate joined the BSNDenver team in September of 2015 and is a Nuggets contributor. He began blogging about the Nuggets for SB Nation's PickaxeandRoll.com (DenverStiffs.com) in January of 2009, and has been credentialed since 2012. He has a journalism and history degree from Metropolitan State College of Denver. While in school he interned at KDVR Fox 31 in the Sports Department. Growing up in Colorado it was important to learn the history of the Nuggets, to understand the gloom and the glory of the franchise. You can follow Timmons on Twitter here: @NateTimmonsCO