PORTLAND, OR – MARCH 28: Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets goes up for a shot against the Portland Trail Blazers on March 28, 2015 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon.
New head coach of the Denver Nuggets, Mike Malone, looks to bring a new mentality to Denver from the very beginning.
As a team the Nuggets have wanted to install an up-tempo offense for awhile, hopefully...
Michael Malone has always been around basketball.
His father, Brendan Malone, has been an NBA coach for 29 years and coached college basketball for 10 years before that. The longtime Pistons and Knicks assistant instilled a love for basketball in his son at an early age, which lead Michael to play college basketball at Loyola University in Maryland.
Malone knew that he wanted to...
DENVER (AP) Michael Malone wants his team to run. The front office wants his team to run. His players certainly want his team to run.
So, the Denver Nuggets are going to run.
Now here come the conditions: The uptempo pace has to be with efficiency and only as a reward for doing all the little things first, such as rebounding and playing stingy defense.
Those are the new coach's...
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21 days ago
Just as quickly as he was considered by many to be out of the running for the job, Mike Malone has reportedly been named the new head coach of the Denver Nuggets.
Multiple sources are acknowledging the hire.
The Denver Nuggets have reached an agreement to hire Michael Malone as coach, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) June 15, 2015
Thus far in the 2014-2015 NBA season three head coaches have lost their jobs. Mike Malone, formerly the Kings head coach, led the way followed by Orlando’s release of Jacque Vaughn, and most recently Brian Shaw in Denver. George Karl quickly filled the Kings’ coaching hole, but Orlando and Denver stay committed to their interim head coaches for the rest of the season. Along with...
Stan Van Gundy has finalized his assistant coaching staff with the Detroit Pistons, hiring Brendan Malone, Bob Beyer and Charles Klask.
Adam Glasser has been hired as a team scout.
Henry Bibby, Rasheed Wallace, Bernard Smith, Kamran Sufi and Raman Sposato will not be retained.