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Hola Hollywood! That’s hello in Spanish to me and my American brethren, but for ex-Trail Blazer, current Denver Nugget, and Spanish National Basketball Team member Rudy Fernandez, it’s an ode to the acting persona the dainty Spaniard has created for himself via his style on the hardwood.
I don’t miss Rudy. Call me callous, but any affection I once had for the budding superstar we thought we were getting more than 4 years ago, flew south (or in this case, east) at the sight of nearly three years’ worth of passive, no-defense-playin’, illadvised-3-point-shootin’ basketball in Portland, and shortly following one highly publicized flop during last weekend’s Olympic Gold Medal Game.
This was a player thought by many to be an intricate piece to Portland’s championship puzzle when he was acquired through a draft day trade more than 4 years ago. He was going to thrive alongside his countryman Sergio Rodriguez (so much that said duo was dubbed the “Spanish Connection/Armada”), run the...
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According to Nuggets.com Andre Iguodala is excited to be joining the Denver Nuggets.
“As soon as I made the Olympic Team, my focus was all on USA Basketball and winning a gold medal,” Iguodala told Nuggets.com. “I didn't let that change when the trade went down, so it really wasn't until I left London that I started to really think about it and get excited.
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There’s been much said about Arron Afflalo, he’s annually improved, hard-working offensive player that could play defensive, however Denver saw a opportunity to trade an above average player to obtain a significantly better player in Andre Iguodala. Yes, Arron Afflalo was a key piece to the Denver Nuggets, but the franchise improved — at [...]
Andre Iguodala says he doesn't want Denver to be just a stopover. The Nuggets wholeheartedly agree.
The Nuggets acquired the All-Star swingman from Philadelphia in the blockbuster trade that sent Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Iguodala is under contract for this season with a player option for 2013-14. At his introductory news conference at the Pepsi Center on Thursday...
Andre Iguodala is an enigmatic creature, he has so many talents, but never seemed to fit in perfectly in Philly. However, now he moves to the run-and-gun nature of the Denver Nuggets – and thanks to Roundball Mining Company — Masai spoke about Denver’s defensive plan for AI9 to a local Denver radio show, [...]
Denver’s franchise All-Star Carmelo Anthony was traded away nearly two years ago, and while many dubbed Denver the “Cavs of the West” the day he was traded away, Denver and more importantly Denver’s GM Masai Ujiri, has risen beneath the ashes of lottery — as in never missing the playoffs since the Melo Drama [...]
Andre Igoudala fits perfectly in Denver. There’s no way of beating around it. His playing style matches perfectly with Denver’s run and gun offense. Both parties have a lot to give to each other. For Denver, Iggy brings a seasoned veteran, albeit a hungry one. Andre is used to being a leader. Ever since Allen Iverson passed the Philly torch to Igoudala, he’s taken control of...
Andre Iguodala believes he'll be a good fit with the Nuggets.
There’s been a tremendous amount of attention shined on the Los Angeles Lakers for acquiring Dwight Howard close to nothing. Afterall, they were able to hold on to Pau Gasol and “only” departing with Andrew Bynum. Let’s give credit where credit is due. However, let’s not forget a quiet, cunning ninja that was silently plotting [...]
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