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When JaVale McGee was on the Washington Wizards, he provided us with almost weekly entertainment in the form of some sort of outrageously awful play, a boneheaded decision or some off-the-court drama. When he joined the Denver Nuggets, he cleaned up his act a bit and proved that he could actually contribute to an NBA team.
He is more successful in Denver, but you can tell there is still something a bit off about him.
And what do we do with athletes that have a quirky side? That’s right, we give them their own reality show.
JaVale and his mom, former WNBA player Pamela McGee, will be featured on a new show on Oprah Winfrey’s network called “Millionaire Mama’s Boy.”
If I can find the OWN network, I may have to check this one out. Judging by the title, I’m guessing we will see a lot of conversations like this:
Pam: “JaVale, eat your peas or you can’t play against the Thunder tonight.”
JaVale: “MOOOOM, none of the other guys on the team have to eat their peas!”
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The Denver Nuggets scored a hefty 132 points against the Houston Rockets on Saturday. On their way to the victory, they put on a spectacle of a show.
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The Nuggets are still marching along nicely into the playoffs. They got the win last night over the Dallas Mavericks, but they may have lost Danilo Gallinari. As Gallinari was driving to the basket, his knee buckled awkwardly, and Gallinari couldn't even take another step with that leg. Gallinari's reaction makes the knee injury look serious. The team will have him...
So much time is spent on the production lines; the offensive and defensive efficiency; the Per-36 numbers; the points per possession; every metric that can quantify a player’s game, that we often miss something an advanced metric can’t measure. A player’s heart. NBA fans – across the board – can always relate to a player [...]The post Denver Nuggets’ Kenneth Faried: A...
Danilo Gallinari and the Denver Nuggets have really perfected the NBA’s best celebration, and I can and will watch this on repeat for the next 24 hours. It is hard not to smile or laugh like a little child after seeing the Nuggets bench erupt in what is now being dubbed the ‘Italian celebration.” The kiss from Danilo is priceless.
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As expected, Danilo Gallinari of the Denver Nuggets has been diagnosed with a torn ACL and will miss the remainder of the season, the team has announced.There were initial leaks that Gallinari would be out for the rest of the year due to the injury, but the Nuggets made the news official yesterday. If there is good news to be had in this, the team did say that no other torn ligaments...
Danilo Gallinari and his Denver Nuggets teammates celebrated a late three-ball by Gallo that helped down the Jazz on Wednesday night with an ‘Italian kiss’ to the hand:
The Denver Nuggets will take on the rest of the 2013 season and beyond without one of their star players.
Danilo Gallinari, an all-around small forward, will miss the remainder of the 2012-13 season with a torn ACL, according to the Nuggets. Gallinari injured his left knee in Friday’s game against the Dallas Mavericks.
The 24-year-old has averaged 16.2 points, 5.2 rebounds and...
Through his official Facebook, Danilo Gallinari confirmed the worst fears of Thursday night’s injury against the Mavericks, he has a torn ACL and he is done for the year.
Gallinari was carted off the court after driving through the lane and suffering a non-contact left knee injury with 4:28 to go in the second quarter.
According to Danilo Gallinari’s Facebook, translated from...
DENVER (AP) — Wilson Chandler scored 21 points in place of the injured Danilo Gallinari to help the Denver Nuggets beat the Houston Rockets 132-114 Saturday for their 20th consecutive win at home, matching a team record., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/nuggets-tie-team-mark-with-20th-straight-home-win-yahoo-sports
Danilo Gallinari of the Denver Nuggets' went down hard on Thursday night against the Dallas Mavericks.
Danilo Gallinari will miss the remainder of the season.
DENVER (AP) -- Corey Brewer scored 23 points and got a hand on Anthony Morrow's last-second shot to preserve the Denver Nuggets' 19th straight home win, 95-94 over the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night.
Andre Iguodala's layup with 2.8 seconds put Denver ahead in a game that Dallas dominated.
The win was bittersweet, though. Denver's dreams of a deep playoff run...
That jumpshot of Danilo Gallinari? Bellissimo!
The young Italian sharpshooter had 21 points in Denver’s 113-96 win over the Utah Jazz Wednesday, and he showed us how the Nuggets get down with their Italian celebration after he makes big shots.
Love the celebration, still not buying the Nuggets as a championship contender.
Danilo Gallinari warned for pathetic flop...