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Nuggets-Jazz Preview

Resurgent defensive play has been the difference for the Utah Jazz of late, as they've won back-to-back games since last week's sloppy performance against the Denver Nuggets. The Jazz can exact some revenge Wednesday night as they try to salvage a four-game series split with the visiting Nuggets. Utah (33-41) ranks as the NBA's stingiest team with 94.9 points allowed per game, and...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Trail Blazers beat Nuggets, move closer to division title

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) LaMarcus Aldridge had 32 points and 11 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 120-114 on Saturday night for their third consecutive victory. Portland increased its Northwest Division lead to 6 1/2 games over second-place Oklahoma City, which lost to Utah 94-89. The Blazers have 10 games remaining in the regular season, the Thunder nine...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets take care of business against Jazz

Ty Lawson had 18 points and nine assists and Jameer Nelson added 18 off the bench as the Nuggets (28-45) led wire-to-wire Friday night, beating the Utah Jazz (31-41) 107-91 at home. Denver got out to a quick start shooting the ball, with Danilo Gallinari nailing a step-back three for Denver’s first points of the game, and Ty Lawson taking and making a little step-back to put the...
Via Mile High Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets roll to win as Jazz drop 4th straight

  Ty Lawson and Jameer Nelson each scored 18 points as the Denver Nuggets beat Utah 107-91 on Friday night, handing the Jazz their fourth straight loss. Right around tip-off, the Jazz announced Hot Rod Hundley, the former NBA player who broadcast Jazz games in New Orleans and Utah for 35 years, had died. He was 80. Hundley called 3,051 Jazz games from 1974-2009. There was a tribute...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets roll to 107-91 win as Jazz drop 4th straight

DENVER (AP) Ty Lawson and Jameer Nelson each scored 18 points as the Denver Nuggets beat Utah 107-91 on Friday night, handing the Jazz their fourth straight loss. Right around tip-off, the Jazz announced Hot Rod Hundley, the former NBA player who broadcast Jazz games in New Orleans and Utah for 35 years, had died. He was 80. Hundley called 3,051 Jazz games from 1974-2009. There...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Did the Boston Celtics get the Best Part of the Rajon Rondo Trade with…Jae Crowder??

Jae Crowder #99 of the Boston Celtics goes to the basket against the Miami Heat on March 25, 2015 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) When the Boston Celtics traded Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks, it was seen as a rebuilding move. The Celtics got two draft picks and three players who were seen as eventual dump-offs in Jameer Nelson,...
Via The Sports Journal
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Gallinari goes off in Nuggets win

Danilo Gallinari had a career-high 40 points as the Nuggets ran away from the Orlando Magic to snap a three-game losing streak with a 119-100 win Sunday. Jameer Nelson added 15 points and five assists in just 17 minutes for Denver against his old squad. Once again, the second quarter was a lob-sided affair, but this time, it was in the Nuggets favor. Already with a three-point lead...
Via Mile High Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Danilo Gallinari scores career-best 40 to lead Nuggets past Magic

  Danilo Gallinari made the best night of his career sound as easy as a day in the Florida sun. ''It was one of those nights when the basket looks like a swimming pool. It's pretty big up there,'' Gallinari said after scoring a career-high 40 points Sunday in the Denver Nuggets' 119-100 victory over the Orlando Magic. Gallinari, former Magic guard Jameer Nelson and the rest of the...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic can't slow Danilo Gallinari in home loss to Nuggets

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Danilo Gallinari scored a career-high 40 points and former Magic guard Jameer Nelson came off the bench to ignite a big rally Sunday night, leading the Denver Nuggets to a 119-100 victory over Orlando. Gallinari made 12 of 21 shots, including six 3-pointers, for the Nuggets, who broke a three-game losing streak. Nelson finished with 15 points, 13 during a 43...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Gallinari scores 40, Nuggets beat Magic 119-100

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Danilo Gallinari scored a career-high 40 points and former Magic guard Jameer Nelson came off the bench to ignite a big rally Sunday night, leading the Denver Nuggets to a 119-100 victory over Orlando. Gallinari made 12 of 21 shots, including six 3-pointers, for the Nuggets, who broke a three-game losing streak. Nelson finished with 15 points, 13 during a 43-12...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Magic Players Attend Orlando City Match; Continue to Bond Local Sports Landscape

It’s not the first time Orlando Magic players have been to an Orlando City match, but Saturday night was the first time it happened with OCSC as a member of MLS. Magic players Victor Oladipo, Kyle O’Quinn, and Nikola Vucevic were at Orlando City’s 0-1 defeat to the Vancouver White Caps on Saturday night. There were over 31,000+ loud fans at the Citrus Bowl – about double...
Via Magic Basketball Online
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies snap Denver’s win streak

Jameer Nelson had 24 points and Randy Foye added 16 but the Nuggets (26-42) fell to the Memphis Grizzlies (47-20) 92-81 to snap their four-game winning streak Monday night. Zach Randolph had 21 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Grizzlies in what was a low-scoring and relatively slow-paced affair – which benefited Memphis and their big bruisers down low. With Kenneth Faried on...
Via Mile High Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Grizzlies pull away from Nuggets, who rest several starters

  Zach Randolph had 21 points and 16 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies thwarted a fourth-quarter rally by Denver to beat the Nuggets 92-81 on Monday night. Marc Gasol and Tony Allen each added 14 points, while Nick Calathes finished with 12 as Memphis won its second straight. Memphis broke a 79-all tie in the fourth quarter by outscoring Denver 13-2 the rest of the way. Jameer...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Time for Jae Crowder to lay off the three-pointers

Jae Crowder came to Boston in December as the least recognizable part of the three-player package the Celtics got in the Rajon Rondo trade. Since then, Jameer Nelson and Brandan Wright have both moved on and Crowder has become a fan favorite thanks to his relentless effort on the floor.Since he joined the Celtics, Crowder has averaged 8.3 points, 4.2 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 1 steal...
Via Celtics Life
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cavs Exploring Trade For Nuggets’ PG Jameer Nelson

The Cleveland Cavaliers are still looking to improve their roster, particularly a backup PG and a big. One potential point guard could be veteran point guard, Jameer Nelson. Denver has already off-loaded Arron Afflalo and JaVale McGee today, Nelson, who has been a solid scoring PG throughout his career, would certainly be a step-up from Matt Dellavedova. Nelson has […] The...
Via Diehardsport
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

5 Miami Heat Players Most Likely to Be Traded before the Deadline

At 22-30, the Miami Heat have a lot to improve upon if they hope to make some noise in the playoffs this postseason. The Heat are the first team in 50 years to reach 30 losses before the All-Star break just a year after the reaching the NBA Finals. The team has struggled with many issues, including offense, rebounding, and chemistry in their first season without LeBron James. By...
Via Heat Nation
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Heat Rumors: Heat Showing Interest in Jameer Nelson

Jameer Nelson may be headed for his fourth team this season after the Miami Heat have reportedly expressed interest in the veteran point guard per Shams Charania of RealGM.com. Wizards, Heat have explored talks on Denver’s Jameer Nelson, sources tell RealGM. Cleveland had interest with Nelson in Boston; not since. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 12, 2015 The Heat...
Via Heat Nation
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Wizards, Heat Interested In Trade For Jameer Nelson

The Washington Wizards and Miami Heat have explored trade talks with the Denver Nuggets on Jameer Nelson, sources tell RealGM. No deal is imminent, and Nelson has grown comfortable with his situation in Denver. The veteran point guard is currently dealing with an Achilles injury and hopes to return to the lineup after the NBA All-Star break. The Cleveland Cavaliers had interest in...
Via RealGM
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets Make Afflalo, Foye, Nelson Available In Trade Discussions

The Denver Nuggets have made Arron Afflalo, Randy Foye and Jameer Nelson available in trade talks. The Nuggets seek at least one future first round pick for Afflalo, who holds a $7.5 million player option for next season. Rival teams see Afflalo as more likely to be traded before the deadline than Wilson Chandler. Ty Lawson, Kenneth Faried and Jusuf Nurkic are believed to be unavailable.
Via RealGM
February 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Green Envy: What Nuggets fans said - 1/24

With two teams in full tank mode, the Nuggets made the Celtics look like a legit basketball team. I will also note that Nuggets starting point guard Ty Lawson was a DNP because of a DUI he received the night before. Former Celtic, albeit brief, Jameer Nelson played real well. Evan Turner wilted at the free throw line down the stretch, which left just enough time for Jameer to brick...
Via Celtics Life
January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets: Jameer Nelson Trade Grade

(October 16, 2014 – Source: Jason Miller/Getty Images North America) Denver Nuggets: Jameer Nelson Trade Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Nuggets Trade: Nate Robinson Nuggets Receive: Jameer Nelson There was a seemingly pointless trade this week by the Denver Nuggets who traded a 2nd string point guard who likes to score, for a 2nd string point guard who...
Via HoopStuff
January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets nanocast: Plenty of trade talk

The Nuggets Nanocast is back, and just in the nick of time too. There’s plenty to cover, including the Nate Robinson trade, how Jameer Nelson will fit in the team that originally drafted him, the Timofey Mozgov deal, and of course, Denver’s four-game winning streak. All that, plus some love for Jusuf Nurkic and Kenneth Faried and a look ahead to the next couple weeks and...
Via Mile High Sports
January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Nate Robinson is going away

I don’t want to say I called this yesterday…. but… Celtics, Nate Robinson reach buyout agreement to make him a free agent, per source. Robinson was traded to Boston Tuesday for Jameer Nelson. — David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) January 14, 2015 I’m not going to make this out to be some bold prediction. Nate was always just a money-saving, roster-spot-opening move. With...
Via Red's Army
January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics trade Jameer Nelson, acquire Nate Robinson

Robinson joins Celtics again, but maybe not for long. (Photo/Getty Images)The Boston Celtics continue their wheeling and dealing, this time the C’s swapped backup guards with the Denver Nuggets. Tuesday, the Celtics acquired Nate Robinson in exchange for Jameer Nelson. Robinson is not expected to be in Boston for long, he is expected to seek a buyout and join a playoff contending...
Via Mill City Sports
January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets acquire Jameer Nelson from Celtics for Nate Robinson

DENVER (AP) The Denver Nuggets traded backup point guard Nate Robinson to the Boston Celtics on Tuesday for guard Jameer Nelson. Robinson was a member of the Celtics for parts of 2009-10 and '10-11. He averaged 5.8 points for Denver this season a year after tearing his ACL. It will be Nelson's third team this season. He signed with Dallas before the season and then wound up in Boston...
Via AP on Fox
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss
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