Found October 11, 2012 on
Andre Iguodala is near the top of a lot of most underrated catergories.
He is the most underrated wing defender in the league (he is the best wing defender in the league and did not make either NBA Defensive Team). He was the most underrated member of both the 2010 and 2012 Team USA Gold Medal teams. He is also the most underrated dunker in the league (I give you the 2006 NBA Slam Dunk Contest aka the Houston Screw Job).
If you listen to what Iguodala told CBS Sports' Matt Moore, he is also one of the league's most underrated offensive players.
I went through so much to prove myself in every single training camp because a lot of coaches would come in and say, 'Don't shoot threes. Don't shoot threes. Don't shoot threes. Drive and dunk. Drive and dunk.' And I would be like, 'I can shoot threes!'
So in Doug Collins' first year, I didn't shoot threes because he was like, 'I don't want you shooting threes, I don't want...
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Andre Iguodala could have a breakout season in a new role with the Nuggets following his offseason trade from the 76ers.
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The Nuggets held a scrimmage open to students, staff and faculty of Gateway High School, which is one mile away from the theater where the July shootings occurred.
JaVale McGee, affectionately dubbed by the Crossover Chronicle writers as “JaVale the Fail Whale,” has moved away from the circus act that is the Washington Wizards. Last season he was traded to the Denver Nuggets for a chance to reinvent himself as a player and move past his series of hilariously epic failures (definitely watch the video if you are having a bad day).
George Karl has been impressed with the play of 19-year-old rookie guard Evan Fournier from France.
Believe it or not, the NBA's regular season is four weeks away. To get you ready, Crossover Chronicles will be profiling a team each day for the next few weeks. This week is the Northwest Division. Today is the Denver Nuggets.
2011-12 Record: 38-28, lost first round
Key Losses: Arron Afflalo (traded to Orlando), Al Harrington (traded to Orlando), Chris Andersen (free agent...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Corey Brewer scored 24 points and the Denver Nuggets beat the San Antonio Spurs 97-91 Friday night in the preseason opener for both teams.
Danilo Gallinari added 19 points, Andre Iguodala had 11 and JaVale McGee scored 10.
Tim Duncan went 8 for 11 from the field in leading the Spurs with 21 points in 25 minutes at the AT&T Center. Gary Neal added 19 points...
Doug Collins and the 76ers want Jrue Holiday to be the primary ballhandler this season with Andre Iguodala and Louis Williams departed.