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Can Nuggets coach Michael Malone get the best out of Kenneth Faried?

The Denver Nuggets have started a new era with head coach Mike Malone taking over, and with Emmanuel Mudiay starting at point guard. But even if the foundation of the team has changed, there are mainstays like Kenneth Faried who are still young enough to be a significant part of the future.One of Malone's primary objectives will be getting Faried to reach the next level. Every offseason...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

100 Best NBA Players- Denver Nuggets

(March 10, 2015 – Source: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images North America) By Christopher Kline: Senior Writer at Hoopstuff… With the season rapidly approaching, I’ve compiled a list of the NBA’s top 100 players. The following is a breakdown of where members of the Denver Nuggets fall on that list: SF Danilo Gallinari (Rank: 74th) The vast majority of NBA fans wouldn’t hesitate...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

DeAndre Jordan tosses Kenneth Faried’s sneaker during Clippers-Nuggets

As you probably know by now, there are times when basketball players lose their sneakers and during tonight’s preseason opener between the Los Angeles Clippers and the Denver Nuggets, we had a notable shoe malfunction. In the first half of play, Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried lost one of his sneakers and DeAndre Jordan decided to toss it towards the sidelines: GIF: DeAndre Jordan...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Faried can be Manimal again with Nuggets devoted to running

DENVER (AP) Kenneth Faried instantly perked up when his new coach proclaimed the Denver Nuggets would return to their uptempo roots. The athletic forward nicknamed Manimal can be Manimal again. Faried is at his best when he's free to crash the boards, fly around the court and get the crowd - along with his teammates - revved up by his all-out hustle. He felt a bit muzzled in years...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried, Michael Malone relationship off to right start for Denver Nuggets

  At Nuggets media day at Pepsi Center, the mood amongst the team was so jovial and upbeat that you would have never guessed this was a team that won just 30 games last season. Nikola Jokic, just 20-years-old, bounced around the practice court flinging the ball towards the basket after he emerged from his photoshoot on the far end of the court, like a kid just let out on recess...
Via BSN Denver
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Malone has the Nuggets happy to be Nuggets

Not long ago, I penned these very words: “Hiring Michael Malone will go over like the proverbial lead balloon here in Denver. Bringing him in as the Nuggets head coach will throw a wet blanket on an already soggy Nuggets Nation. Simply put, nobody in Denver would be excited about hiring Malone.” Well, I was wrong. Scratch that entirely. Anyone who hung out with the Nuggets themselves...
Via Mile High Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets 2015-16 media day primer

  The regular season is just a month away, the preseason gets started later this week and training camp gets going on Tuesday, Sept. 29th. Congratulations, you made it through the offseason. Basketball is back. It’s media day, the unofficial start the the NBA season, and has you covered. Who? The Denver Nuggets What? 2015 Media Day When? 11:00 am – 1:30 pm MST...
Via BSN Denver
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried: There will be a female head coach in the NBA

    The San Antonio Spurs made history last summer when they hired former WNBA star Becky Hammon as an assistant coach. The Sacramento Kings followed suit a few weeks ago, announcing that they have added Basketball Hall of Famer Nancy Lierberman to their coaching staff. Will there be a female head coach in the NBA at some point down the line? Kenneth Faried thinks there will...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Faried relishes chance to take a leadership role

Since being drafted in the 2011 NBA , Kenneth Faried has been a constant source of energy and exuberance in the Nuggets lineup. His aggressive style of play and high energy on both ends of the court made him a fan favorite and earned him the nickname “Manimal.” In his four years in the league, Faried has become of the best rebounders and high-flyer when it comes to dunks. On...
Via Mile High Sports
August 13, 2015  |  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...
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August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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