If you flashback to the days leading up to the 2018 trade deadline, you watched a Nuggets team that was straddling the line of playoff contention, bouncing back and forth between the eighth and ninth seeds with a backup point guard dilemma which needed to be addressed. Denver had been hemorrhaging points while Nikola Jokic sat and Emmanuel Mudiay captained…
The Nuggets have exercised team options for the 2019-20 season on Jamal Murray, Juancho Hernangomez and Malik Beasley, the team announced Tuesday. Oct. 31 is the last day that clubs can exercise team options on the rookie scale contracts of former first-round picks. The Nuggets still have to decide on 2017 first-round pick Tyler Lydon and if the team will...
Wind and Clark reconvene after media day and discuss what stood out to them from talking with Nuggets players and coaches. DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE! iTunes link | Stitcher Link | Pocket Casts Link
Wind and Clark continue their 2018-19 player preview series by discussing Tyler Lydon and if he’ll log more minutes for the Nuggets or with a G League club this coming season. DON’T FORGET TO SUBSCRIBE! iTunes link | Stitcher Link | Pocket Casts Link
The logjam that was the Denver Nuggets’ power forward rotation during the 2017-18 season was dense enough to dam up the Platte River. There were six players on last year’s squad whose best position was the four: Paul Millsap, Trey Lyles, Kenneth Faried, Darrell Arthur, Juancho Hernangomez and Tyler Lydon. That number swelled to seven if you counted Wilson Chandler,...
LAS VEGAS — By the time Thursday afternoon rolls around and tournament play is well underway at Summer League, few media members, front office executives or coaches actually want to be here. Everyone is exhausted, both mentally and physically. Seven-straight days of 100-plus degree heat and hours upon hours of meaningless basketball played by mostly NBA journeymen leads to arguments about Cedi...
Wind and Clark go over Vegas faux pas and then get off their bold predictions for Summer League including…Who will be the Nuggets’ top scorer? And which player will leave Las Vegas worthy of a two-way deal?
Tyler Lydon was sporting some fresh ink Monday. About a month ago, he got an owl’s head and a mountain landscape tattooed on his left arm. Lydon, who grew up in Elizaville, New York, had both of them done as a way to remind himself of his rural upbringing. “I just grew up in the outdoors,” he said. “I just...
Wind and Clark discuss what Will Barton’s new contract means for the Nuggets outlook and go over the top Summer Leauge storylines to pay attention to.
Wind and Clark wrap up their 2018 Player Reviews by discussing Denver’s bench mob. Notes on Malik Beasley, Juancho Hernangomez, Richard Jefferson, Kenneth Faried, Darrell Arthur, Monte Morris and Tyler Lydon.
2:00 – Beasley
12:00 – Juancho
19:00 – RJ
25:00 – Manimal
32:00 – DA
36:00 – Monte
37:00 – Lydon
Denver Nuggets rookie Tyler Lydon underwent successful knee surgery Friday to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee, league sources told BSN Denver. Lydon injured his knee Wednesday while playing for the G League's Rio Grande Valley Vipers. The team announced in a press release Friday that the surgery was a success and performed by UCHealth surgeon Dr. Armando Vidal.
Lydon scored 12 points on 5-10 shooting, went 1-3 from three-point range, registered six rebounds, three assists, and one steal in his one G-League appearance.
What to watch for in Denver's Summer League opener as 24th overall pick Tyler Lydon makes his Nuggets' debut.
Notes from Denver's third day of Summer League training camp, who stood out, and how the Nuggets will run their offense in Las Vegas.