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CU Buffs host Nuggets victory over Bulls

  The Denver Nuggets moved to 2-1 in the NBA preason after a 112-94 blowout victory over the Chicago Bulls. The game was played at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Coors Events Center which is home to the Colorado Buffaloes basketball programs. In what has become an almost annual tradition for the Nuggets, Rocky lead the team onto the court in homage to CU’s Ralphie. The...
Via BSN Denver
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets guard Will Barton is starring in a documentary about his life

Denver Nuggets guard Will Barton is still trying to become a big name in the NBA. After being traded from the Portland Trail Blazers last season, Barton became a fan favorite in Denver last season thanks to his hustle and athleticism. While he isn't a star in the league yet, Barton will star in a documentary profiling his path to Denver and playing in the NBA. Here's a clip of...
Via Fox Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Barton’s return to the Nuggets is family business thanks to the Connelly brothers

  When the Denver Nuggets traded the deeply revered Arron Afflalo to Portland in exchange for Will Barton, Thomas Robinson, Victor Claver and a protected 2016 first-round draft pick, the deadline deal was looked at as another step in Denver’s ongoing rebuild. Soon after the deal became official Robinson and Claver were waived, leaving Barton as the lone wolf left from the Portland...
Via BSN Denver
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Will Barton signs 3-year, $11 million deal with Nuggets

Will Barton was one of the players the Nuggets acquired in the midseason deal that sent Arron Afflalo to the Blazers, and he performed well enough in his 30 appearances in Denver that the team saw fit to re-sign him.Nate Timmons of Denver Stiffs reports that it's a three-year deal, and Basketball Insiders has the contract worth $11 million in total.Barton averaged a career-best 11...
Via Fox Sports
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets sign Will Barton to new deal

After extending the likes of Wilson Chandler and Danilo Gallinari, the Nuggets continue to lock up their own players they see playing a role in the future of the franchise. Thursday it was Will Barton’s turn to put the pen to paper. Signed on the dotted line! Thanks GOD #PTF @denvernuggets — Will Barton (@WillTheThrillB5) July 23, 2015 According to the...
Via Mile High Sports
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets re-sign Will Barton to three-year deal

  According to Chris Haynes of, the Denver Nuggets have reached a contract agreement with Will Barton in the range of three years, $11 million. Barton is the first free agent the Nuggets have signed this offseason which speaks volumes about the confidence Tim Connelly has in the former Portland Trailblazer. At a rate of roughly $3.6 million per year Connelly has certainly...
Via BSN Denver
July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Multiple teams interested in Will Barton

  Retaining Will Barton was said to be one of the Denver Nuggets’ top priorities entering free agency, but other teams might be making that difficult. The Denver Nuggets want to re-sign restricted free agent Will Barton, but several teams have expressed interest, per sources. — Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) July 6, 2015 The Nuggets acquired Barton at the trade deadline in...
Via BSN Denver
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

A New Market for Will the Thrill?

​ After two-and-a-half seasons mostly warming the bench for the Portland Trail Blazers, mercurial guard Will Barton was traded to the Denver Nuggets in the deal that sent Arron Afflalo to Portland. It probably didn’t surprise anybody that Barton’s scoring average jumped after the trade, going from 3.0 to 11.0 points per game. Barton was behind an entire playoff-caliber...
Via The Sports Post
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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