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Lightly recruited out of high school and undrafted out of college, Nuggets rookie Julyan Stone made the most of his training camp invitation, earning a spot on Denver's opening-day roster. Stone will fulfill his NBA dream when the Nuggets open the season Monday in Dallas.
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Denver Nuggets are set to cut Corey Higgins and Michael Ruffin, a source in the organization has revealed to SLAMonline exclusively.
Higgins and Ruffin were invited to the Nuggets’ short training camp and will be released from the team shortly.
The team was scheduled to cut Higgins and Ruffin on Tuesday but delayed it till now.
Denver Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson expects to play against the Dallas Mavericks in the team’s season opener Monday.
Lawson has been nursing a sprained ankle suffered in Tuesday’s exhibition contest. He was held out of Thursday’s preseason game as a precaution. Lawson is expected to start ahead of veteran Andre Miller if healthy.
Lawson has averaged 10.2 points and 4.0 assists...
The Denver Nuggets have waived G Cory Higgins and F Michael Ruffin, team executive vice president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri announced today.
The move brings Denver’s roster to the NBA-maximum 15 players.
Higgins, 6-5, 185, signed with Denver on Dec. 9. He scored seven points in 13 minutes in two preseason games.
Ruffin, 6-10, 248, joined the [...]
#3 Ty Lawson, PG, 5-foot-11, 195 pounds Season outlook: Most people at Pepsi Center predict this will be a big season for the little guy.
Cory Higgins was a fun story this camp – a former CU standout getting a crack at playing for the Nuggets. And for a couple of the practices, Higgins was one of the five-best players on the court. But those were snippets. The kid still has room to improve. And the Nuggets waived him today, along with Denver native Michael Ruffin, bringing the roster to 15 players – the NBA maximum...
Guangsha 96, Zhejiang 85: JR Smith scored an incredible 51 points to go along with 7 rebounds and 5 assists, but Wilson Chandler, Peter John Ramos, and Guangsha’s role players were too good to be beaten by one man. Chandler shot the ball poorly from the outside but made a variety of impressive takes to the rim on his way to 33 points and 12 boards. Peter John Ramos proved...
Cory Higgins, Colorado’s all-time leading scorer, will fill the Charlotte Bobcats’ 15th roster spot. Higgins is the son of Bobcats president of basketball operations Rod Higgins. Cory Higgins was recently cut by the Denver Nuggets. At 6-5, Higgins fills what...
Fernando está aqui. Fernando is here. He's here in the Pepsi Center's practice gym, here in the heart of the old coach, here in the corazón of the young shooting guard.
The Nuggets will look inside the organization for potential replacements for Kenyon Martin.
Carmelo Anthony and Kenyon Martin played seven seasons together with the Nuggets.
George Karl has a man crush. A man crush, of course, is different from a crush crush. A man crush involves excessive exaltation for someone's professional prowess; a crush crush is a Farrah Fawcett poster.