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Denver Nuggets small forward Wilson Chandler will not suit up tonight against the Brooklyn Nets. It is unclear as to how Chandler sustained the injury, but he has been declared out with a sprained right knee according to Aaron J. Lopez on Twitter.It's most likely that he suffered the injury on Tuesday night against the Trail Blazers. Chandler only played 26 minutes, going 3-of-12 from the field with seven points and eight rebounds.Hansdieter Schweiger via Wikimedia CommonsWith Chandler out, small forward Quincy Miller will most likely take his position in the starting lineup. Expect guards Evan Fournier and Randy Foye to play extended minutes as their starting point guard Ty Lawson will also not suit up for tonight's contest. The Nuggets next game is on Saturday night in Portland, in which Chandler should be considered questionable.In 48 games this season, Chandler is averaging 13.9 points and 4.8 rebounds in 31.1 minutes per game.For the Nuggets to make a late push for the ...
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What does Kenneth Faried’s future hold? (Photo: Howcheng)
Just what is Kenneth Faried‘s future with the Denver Nuggets? Rumors have abounded all season that teams were inquiring about trading for Faried. The Nuggets resisted the New York Knicks constant overtures in a Faried for Iman Shumpert deal. Denver decided to keep Faried and not trade him at the February 20 deadline. So...
Ty Lawson PETA Ad: Tatts Not Furs
Nate Robinson is not the only injured Denver Nuggets point guard using his time to participate in advertising campaigns. There is a new Ty Lawson PETA ad as part of the anti-fur campaign featuring celebrities and athletes.
This Ty Lawson PETA ad shares his belief in putting tattoos on his body instead of wearing furs.
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Taco Bell secured the services of Denver Nuggets point guard Nate Robinson to promote its latest addition to its taco pantheon: The XXL Steak Crispy Taco. Double the size, twice the crippling stomach cramps. I kid! I love Taco Bell (call me, guys!). You see, Nate Robinson is a smaller NBA player, measuring in at […]The post Diminutive Nuggets guard Nate Robinson takes on Taco Bell’s...
Nate Robinson Gets Tacos in Latest Taco Bell Commercial
Nate Robinson gets tacos in latest Taco Bell commercial.
The Denver Nuggets own Nate Robinson gets tacos in Taco Bell‘s newest commercial for the XXL Steak Crispy Taco. This is the latest partnership between the NBA and everyone’s favorite Fourth Meal and heartburn provider. It’s great to see that Robinson is hungry while...
The Denver Nuggets have a 5-12 record since Jan. 17 as the season has begun to spiral out of Brian Shaw's control.
Shaw insists that he doesn't hate the Nuggets' roster.
“I can’t remember who it was that asked me yesterday; he said ‘Would you have taken this job with the roster, if it was just the guys who are healthy and playing right now would you have taken this...
The education of Timofey Mozgov started with confidence.
Mozgov needed the confidence and trust that when Nuggets coach Brian Shaw told him he would play this season, he meant it. Teammates needed the confidence that Mozgov would handle passes thrown to him. They're still working on that.
But Mozgov has been arguably the most improved player on the team, and Shaw has rewarded...
Nate Robinson may be under six-feet tall but he has no issues taking on the XXL Steak Crispy Taco. Check out the latest spot featuring the Denver Nuggets guard and some good looking food.
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Denver Nuggets forward Jan Vesely put on a clinic against the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night. He may have only scored five points and grabbed three rebounds in 12 minutes of action, but Vesely wowed the crowd when he broke no one’s ankles with a sick up-fake early in the second quarter. No Blazers […]
The Denver Nuggets could really use their point guard back. In addition to the slew of season-ending injuries that a few of the players on the team has suffered, Ty Lawson has already missed the past seven games with a broken rib. In that span, the team has won just one game, and that was against the Milwaukee Bucks.Quickly losing ground in the playoff hunt, the Denver Nuggets are...
Since Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee is out for the rest of the regular season, we here at That NBA Lottery Pick are kinda sad that we aren’t going to see any zany JaVale on-court antics.
However, JaVale’s Instagram page has been busy and only a hour or so ago, he decided to post a photo of his stitches being removed from his left leg:
Get back soon, JaVale!
George Karl and Daryl Morey agreed that you cannot play a slow pace in today's NBA in a panel at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference. Defenses are just too good, they said, with Morey citing Tom Thibodeau's ability to smother teams deep in the shot clock. The data show clearly that early scores are vital.
Morey discussed the different use of Dwight Howard by the Houston...
When the NBA’s schedule makers began mapping out the national television slate last summer, they probably didn’t envision a scenario in which the Brooklyn Nets and Denver Nuggets would be two fringe (or non) playoff teams experiencing precipitous drop-offs from the previous season. Yet, because the schedule is pretty much set in stone (unless you’re the Lakers, apparently)...
A big reason as to why the Nuggets have underperformed so much this season is that Danilo Gallinari has yet to appear in a game due to debilitating knee injury
When: 10:30 PM EST; Thursday, February 27th, 2014
Where: Pepsi Center; Denver, CO
TV: YES Network/TNT
Last night in Portland, the Nets got thoroughly embarrassed, and lost by 44, their largest margin...
The Nets came up with the perfect response to their pathetic showing in Portland: they made the Nuggets look even worse.
Brooklyn dominated Denver right from the opening tip, outscoring the Nuggets 29-8 in the first quarter and cruising to a 112-89 victory inside the Pepsi Center Thursday night.
“They pretty much did what we did last night,” Deron Williams said. “So there...
Jason Kidd was in his last full season with the Nets the last time they won in Denver.
He won't have much time to get his club ready after it matched the franchise's fourth-worst loss.
Times are also tough for fellow first-year coach Brian Shaw's Nuggets, who have lost eight of nine entering Thursday night's matchup.
Brooklyn (26-29) fell 124-80 at Portland on...