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Denver’s Hamster Wheel of Mediocrity

To be fair to Denver, nobody really knows how to assign value to contract extensions right now. Some teams, like Phoenix, are engaged in a mad dash to get their talent locked up now, before the 2016 salary boom. That’s how the Suns managed to secure the Morris twins and Eric Bledsoe to incredibly favorable long-term deals. The idea is that by offering long-term security, they can...
Via The Sports Post
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Faried helps Nuggets beat Clippers 104-93

Kenneth Faried had 19 and seven rebounds to lead the Denver Nuggets to a 104-93 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers in a preseason game Saturday night. Arron Afflalo scored 16 points, Randy Foye had 14 points and five assists, and Danilo Gallinari added 12 points for Denver (2-4). Blake Griffin scored 27 points and Jamal Crawford had 23 to lead the Clippers (1-4). Chris Paul added...
Via Fox Sports West
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried, Nuggets Agree To Five-Year, $60M Extension

Oct. 31 is the deadline for teams and players from the 2011 rookie class to agree to contract extensions. While some players angle for extensions closer to the maximum, it looks like Kenneth Faried and the Denver Nuggets are coming to an agreement on a very reasonable extension for both sides. Coming off a brilliant summer with Team USA in the FIBA World Cup, Faried is avoiding...
Via Geeks and Cleats
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kenneth Faried & Denver Nuggets Agree to A $50 Million Dollar Extension

Kenneth Faried, Denver Nuggets The Fiba Gold Mentalist Kenneth Faried and the Denver Nuggets front office harmonized on a four-year $50 million dollar contract extension. Adrian  Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reports via Twitter: Denver Nuggets, Kenneth Faried have reworked extension agreement. Faried will sign a 4-year, $50 million deal, league sources tell Yahoo. — Adrian Wojnarowski...
Via Basketball Bicker
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets, Kenneth Faried rework contract extension

Coming off a sensational FIBA World Cup, in which he averaged 12.2 points and 7.7 rebounds, the Denver Nuggets recognized that they needed to lock up Kenneth Faried to a long-term deal. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Nuggets and Faried have reworked the extension and he will sign a four-year, $50 million deal. Denver Nuggets, Kenneth Faried have reworked extension...
Via Total Sports Live
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Nugget Rumors: Faried signs five-year extension, but does it work under CBA?

Earlier today, Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Denver Nuggets and Kenneth Faried have reached an agreement on an extension. Faried supposedly signed a five-year, $60 million extension. However, as expressed first by Dan Feldman of Pro Basketball Talk, this deal violates the CBA.With the extension deadline coming up on October 31st, teams are running anxiously to extend their...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried agrees to five-year extension with Nuggets

The Denver Nuggets and forward Kenneth Faried have reached agreement on a five-year, $60 million contract extension, reports Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski. The deal includes a partial guarantee in the fifth year that assures the 24-year-old Faried will make no less than $52 million over the life of the contract, according to Yahoo Sports. Faried averaged 13.7 points and 8...
Via Sports-Glory
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets: Kenneth Faried’s Alleged 5-Year, $60-Million Contract Would Violate CBA

Contrary to earlier reports, the Denver Nuggets and Kenneth Faried have not agreed to a 5-year, $60-million dollar contract extension. Why not? Because it’s not possible under the NBA’s current collective bargaining agreement. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports first reported the extension, and although he’s the cream of the crop when it comes to NBA insiders, it appears something...
Via Standing O Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried agrees to Five-Year, $60 million extension with Nuggets

The Denver big man will make up to $12 million a season. The Denver Nuggets and Kenneth Faried have reportedly agreed to a five-year, $60 million extension, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. The fifth year of the deal is partially guaranteed, meaning Faried will make at least $52 million. Faried had always been seen as part of Denver’s long-term plans, but it was unclear how close...
Via The Lottery Mafia
19 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kenneth Faried hits circus shot against Turkey

One of the key hustle players for Team USA at the 2014 FIBA World Cup is Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried and in the first quarter of today’s Turkey-USA first round match-up, he should off his offensive skill. Watch as Kenneth decides to drive baseline and makes a pretty up-and-under move which leads to a circus shot that goes in: That’s just straight pretty! *** Faried...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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