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Denver Nuggets have entered the amnesty talk speculation as Chris “Birdman” Andersen’s name was mentioned Monday evening on twitter via Gery Woelfel. Hearing Nuggets seriously discussing amnestying Chris Andersen. Has 2 years, $9M left on contract. If you are a Denver Nuggets fan — like myself — this is not a surprise and was just [...]
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More victims of the amnesty clause were announced today. In Denver, the Nuggets said goodbye to Chris “Birdman” Andersen. Andersen averaged 5.3 points and 4.6 rebounds in 32 games with the Nuggets last season. There were 2-years-$9million left on his contract. Birdman was grounded during the playoffs in May when his home searched in connection with [...]
Looks like many Nuggets fan will get their wish, while it was reported earlier today that Denver would not use its amnesty on Birdman, the Denver Post is reporting Birdman has been cut — via amnesty — and Anthony Randolph has been signed. The Denver Nuggets will cut Chris “Birdman” Andersen from its roster and sign [...]
Rather than do a post game wrap-up because — let’s be honest — it’s not a huge issue if Denver loses or wins these 5 Summer League games, but rather how the new rookies look playing alongside Kenneth Faried and Hamilton. Also, give us a glimpse on what could work for Denver and what probably [...]
Will the Sixers sign a big name player this free agent season? No, the Spencer Hawes signing does not count. It does count in the salary expense and his two-year deal takes us further away from that marquee player or even a mid-level starter. What is left for the Sixers is finding some important role players. Players who can provide the Sixers with much-needed points and energy....
I love dunks so much and this dunk from Denver Nuggets Jordan Hamilton made my soul smile.
The Denver Nuggets waived center Chris Andersen under the amnesty provision, which frees the team from the $9.3 million of his deal in salary cap and luxury tax tabulations. Andersen, 34, averaged 5.3 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.44 blocks per game in 32 games with the Nuggets last season. Andersen returned from a two-year drug suspension and became a fan favorite known as "...
Days ago it was reported that the Denver Nuggets offered JaVale McGee a five-year $50 million contract in hopes that, perhaps, it would speed up the process. However, on Monday JaVale finally spoke on the matter and said his agent is handling the negotiations via Alex Kennedy. Although, in this report it seems both sides [...]
While we had hoped Game 2 would have been more controlled than Game 1, Kenneth Faried had back spasms and was out of action for this game. Although, it’s just a Summer League game, this game was pretty bad as Denver had 17 turnovers, but only 11 assists and shooting was shoddy as well [...]
The Nuggets have come to terms on a three-year deal with Anthony Randolph.
Ty Lawson is in Vegas taking in Summer League as he watches the newest Denver Nuggets additions and was asked a bevy of questions including which NBA player would do the best in certain Olympic events. Most were the typical answers one may expect, but I busted out laughing when he mentioned Chris Bosh’s [...]