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Jameer Nelson and the Nuggets agree to three-year, $13.5 million deal

Jameer Nelson is returning to the Denver Nuggets on a three-year deal worth $13.5 million, according to Marc Stein of ESPN. The Nuggets traded for Nelson last year, but it wasn't quite clear if they intended to bring him back once he became a free agent – or if Nelson wanted to return. This is likely Nelson's last multi-year contract in the NBA, and given that he's still a serviceable...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Nuggets re-sign Nelson for three years

After a lull of more than a week to start the free agency period, the Nuggets are now hard at work solidifying their roster for 2015-16 and beyond, as RealGM is reporting that they have agreed in principle to a multi-year deal with point guard Jameer Nelson. Free agent Jameer Nelson has an agreement in principle on a new three-year contract with the Denver Nuggets, league sources...
Via Mile High Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Jameer Nelson plans to opt out of contract

While one Nuggets point guard has been in the news with trade rumors, one will now leave on his own accord. Per Real GM Jameer Nelson will not be back with Denver next season. “Denver Nuggets guard Jameer Nelson is planning to opt out of his $2.85 million player option for the 2015-16 season to enter free agency.” Nelson signed with the Dallas Mavericks via free agency last...
Via Mile High Sports
June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Jameer Nelson to opt out

  According to Shams Charania of, Denver Nuggets’ point guard Jameer Nelson will opt out of his current contract to become an unrestricted free agent this summer. Per Charania: Denver Nuggets guard Jameer Nelson is planning to opt out of his $2.85 million player option for the 2015-16 season to enter free agency, league sources told RealGM. Nelson has not yet informed...
Via BSN Denver
June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Wizards in "hot pursuit" of Jameer Nelson

Jameer Nelson is the latest Celtic player added to the possible trade listCSN Washington’s J. Michael is reporting that the Wizards are in “hot pursuit” of Celtics guard Jameer Nelson. Nelson, who has made several comments recently about playing time and wanting to take a leadership role, is making $2.732MM this season and has a player option worth $2.8 next season, could...
Via Celtics Life
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Orlando Magic put up billboards thanking Jameer Nelson

The Orlando Magic, in recognition of the 10 years Jameer Nelson spent with them, have placed two billboards in Orlando to thank him. The billboards are located at the State Rt. 408 and Kirkman Avenue exchange and on Interstate 4 just south of downtown between the Michigan Avenue and Orange Blossom Trail exits. The Magic have also dedicated the home page of to the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

After 10 years with Magic, Jameer Nelson facing uncertain future

Jameer Nelson can now be mentioned in the same sentence as Willis Reed and Bill Bradley, and he could be a year away from being the modern equivalent of Julius Erving and Bob Pettit. Only 64 players in NBA history have spent their entire careers with one team for 10 or more years. The Orlando Magic's all-time leader in assists joined that elite club last season while averaging 12...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Magic's Jameer Nelson grins and bears $15k fine for on-court gesture

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Jameer Nelson was repentant -- to a point -- about the $15,000 fine handed down Thursday by the NBA regarding an on-court gesture he made during the Orlando Magic's triple-overtime loss on Wednesday to the Chicago Bulls. After nailing a fallaway jump shot over 6-foot-11 Bulls center Joakim Noah to tie the score late in regulation, the 6-foot-1 Nelson ran back towards...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Nutty: Jameer Nelson sends game to overtime, does ‘Big Balls Dance’ to celebrate (video/GIF)

With the Orlando Magic down by a bucket with time running out in the fourth quarter, point guard Jameer Nelson made a clutch jumper to tie the score 101-101 and send the team’s game against the Chicago Bulls to overtime. After draining the shot, Nelson made the egregious mistake of breaking out the “Big Balls […]The post Nutty: Jameer Nelson sends game to overtime, does ...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Jameer Nelson celebrates game-tying basket with 'Big Balls Dance'

Orlando Magic point guard Jameer Nelson is going to be fined once the NBA reviews the obscene gesture that he used to celebrate his game-tying basket against Chicago which sent Tuesday night's game into overtime.The celebration Nelson used was the "big marbles" dance made famous in the movie Major League II. WARNING: May be inappropriate for younger viewers. In terms a fine for...
Via Holdout Sports
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

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