Behind 15 points from guard Nando De Colo and effective production off the bench provided by Denver Nuggets forward Joffrey Lauvergne (12 points) and Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier (12 points), the French National team advanced to the Quarter Finals at EuroBasket following a dominant 76-53 victory over Turkey Saturday. After a second quarter in […]
Joffrey Lauvergne is battling a blood infection likely caused by the buildup of bacteria between his toes and likely won’t be at full strength for Summer League. Lauvergne, a Memphis Grizzlies draft-and-stash pick in 2013, came over to the Nuggets last season from France on a 3-year deal and averaged 3.9 points, 3.2 rebounds and 11.2 minutes in 24 games. It’s a big summer...
French forward Joffrey Lauvergne is finalizing a two-year guaranteed contract with the Denver Nuggets worth greater than the NBA’s minimum salary, a league source told RealGM. Lauvergne’s deal will include a third season under a team option, a source said. For the Nuggets’ deal with Lauvergne, the two sides are awaiting the final hurdle of the 6-foot-11 big man receiving his...
The Denver Nuggets are making progress in signing Joffrey Lauvergne to a contract that would begin this season. Lauvergne was a second round pick in the 2013 NBA Draft. Lauvergne cut ties with Khimki of Moscow on Tuesday, which frees him to sign with the Nuggets. The Nuggets still have "logistical hurdles," as one league source said, to clear before completing a contract agreement with Lauvergne.
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