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What’s up, Nuggets’ nation? Good to talk to you again. If you are new to my work, I had the good fortune of covering the Nuggets through most of the Carmelo Anthony era (2005-11). I was the one weird “internet guy” who was credentialed by the Nuggets while covering the team for the late, great Hoopsworld.com. Oh, how the world has changed in…...

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The 2015-16 NBA season gets underway later this evening with three games on the slate. This is part two of our conference predictions (if you missed the Eastern Conference click here) for both the Eastern and Western Conferences in the NBA. It’s time to view how we see the West unfolding. While the bottom of the West may not…...

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The 2015-16 NBA season gets underway later this evening with three games on the slate to get us started. This is part one of our conference predictions for both the Eastern and Western Conferences (coming later today) in the NBA. It’s time to view how we see the East unfolding. Our writers: Nate Timmons (@NateTimmonsBSN), Harrison Wind (@NBAWind), Kalen Deremo…...

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The Denver Nuggets will travel to Houston to face the Rockets on Oct. 28th in both teams 2015-16 debuts. After Nuggets practice today, Michael Malone was asked a variety of questions, and we’ll go over a couple of his responses and what they mean moving forward. The Nuggets match-up in Houston is an interesting one on a couple of…...

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With the Oct. 26th deadline for teams to submit their opening night roster looming large, the Nuggets waived Nick Johnson, according to Christopher Dempsey. Devin Sweetney and Oleksiy Pecherov have also been waived, according to the team, and the Nuggets roster now sits at the 15 player limit. Erick Green has made the #Nuggets team, a source has confirmed. The team has waived…...

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Although fans would have liked to wrap the preseason up with a nice bow, the precautionary benching of key players ultimately proved to be too much to overcome for Danilo Gallinari and the Denver Nuggets. In this forgettable game, the Nuggets got a healthy dose of reality and a glimpse at the tough road ahead if they are to be…...

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On this week’s CSG podcast we were joined by Andrew Feinstein of DenverStiffs.com for an all NBA hour. As the Denver Nuggets season approaches, it’s time to starting figuring out where the team’s place might wind up being in the Western Conference. Feinstein recently penned a piece looking at each conference and predicting where the teams will line up.…...

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The Rundown The Denver Nuggets will look to put a bow on an impressive preseason with a victory over their Northwest Division rival Utah Jazz. The Nuggets have compiled a 4-2 record against a challenging slate of opponents getting only one game in the friendly confines of Pepsi Center. More importantly, a number of youngsters on the roster have looked like they belong…...

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Any time you have a trip planned to Las Vegas, somebody inevitably will tell you that the extravagant casinos weren’t built by giving away money. Vegas knows too much. So, when the Nuggets 2014-15 over/under win total was released by Bovada.com at 41.5, instead of asking myself why the win total could be so low – I immediately assumed…...

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At the 2015 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas my sister shot me a text message, from the stands, asking who all the men were in dark shirts on the Denver Nuggets bench, noting that there were almost as many guys out of uniform than in uniform. Scanning across to the team’s bench from underneath one of the baskets in…...

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THE RUNDOWN Another day, another different starting lineup for Nuggets head coach Michael Malone as he went with the starting five of Emmanuel Mudiay, Will Barton, Danilo Gallinari, Wilson Chandler and Joffrey Lauvergne in Oklahoma City. Denver’s only lead of the game was 2-0 as Oklahoma City was in the driver’s seat throughout. An encouraging sign was the Nuggets…...

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The Rundown The Denver Nuggets are 4-1 heading into their second to last preseason game. Since dropping the opener to the Clippers in Los Angeles on Oct. 3, Denver has won their last four games, and will look to make that five straight as they face Northwest Division rival Oklahoma City. The Thunder enter tonight’s contest with a record…...

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THE RUNDOWN Michael Malone deployed yet another different starting lineup tonight. His hand was forced as Emmanuel Mudiay (rest), Danilo Gallinari (ankle), Randy Foye (hamstring) and Darrell Arthur (knee) all sat out. Tonight Malone went with Jameer Nelson, Gary Harris, Wilson Chandler, Kenneth Faried and Joffrey Lauvergne. Denver opened the game strong, jumping out to an 11-3 lead and…...

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The Rundown The Denver Nuggets sit at 3-1 with just three games left in the preseason. Tonight’s contest will be the first, and last, game at Pepsi Center before the first regular season home game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Oct. 30th. Viewers at “The Can” will get the first looks at the revamped pregame introductions (the Avalanche have…...

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Watching the St. Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago Cubs Game 4 National League Divisional Series contest, a Denver Nuggets commercial came on the television screen featuring: Kenneth Faried, a Dikembe Mutombo bobblehead doll, Wilson Chandler, Danilo Gallinari, a blurry Matt Janning, Will Barton, Emmanuel Mudiay, Jameer Nelson and Jusuf Nurkic. Update: Here’s the full version! At the end of…...

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“You always want to measure yourself against the best.” said Denver Nuggets head coach Michael Malone after the team’s Sunday practice on Oct. 11th. The Nuggets will get a chance to do just that when they face the reigning NBA champions, the Golden State Warriors, in Oakland on Oct. 13th. With the Nuggets focused on building, the upcoming preseason game…...

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As the Denver Nuggets have done in the past, the team held a team practice and scrimmage at a local high school. This time South High School (1700 E Louisiana Ave) played host to the local NBA team. Our Harrison Wind was on hand and captured the following images from today’s event. [slideshow_deploy id=’24214′] An out of bounds…...

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It seems like former Denver Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov’s national profile has been on a steady upward climb since the 7-footer was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers last season. Part of that is because of Mozgov’s performance in last year’s NBA Finals where he burst onto the scene after scoring 17 points and grabbing 11 rebounds in Cleveland’s Game…...

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BOULDER — The Denver Nuggets returned to the centennial state after a two-game preseason road trip and put together a convincing win over the Chicago Bulls, 112-94 at the Coors Events Center on the campus of the University of Colorado at Boulder. After a closely contested opening five minutes, Denver exploded for a 26-3 run behind the small ball lineup…...

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It’s fun to highlight the work that others do in covering the Nuggets. If we find something that is worth passing on, we’ll try to do that as much as possible. Matt Moore from CBSSports.com wrote a tremendous piece with Jameer Nelson for a new feature that Moore is doing this season called The Vet. Moore had the opportunity…...

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