Bradley Beal Puts Kenneth Faried on Skates with Nifty Step Back

It’s nice to see Bradley Beal on the court playing instead of sitting on the bench in a suit. Unfortunately for the four-year Wizards shooting guard, he has battled to various injuries throughout his career, including missing a combined 21 games this season. When he is on the floor he can make things happen, just as he did with a step back that left Denver’s Kenneth Faried on...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried will miss tonight’s game with the birth of his second child

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit When Kenneth Faried didn’t miss a game after he was taken off the court on a stretcher, I didn’t think anything could stop the Manimal...
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January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Watch Mason Plumlee meet and greet Kenneth Faried at the rim

Portland Trail Blazers center Mason Plumlee was brought in to protect the paint, grab rebounds and stay in his lane on offense. For the most part, he's done all that. Just ask Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried, who can definitely vouch for that whole "protect the paint" thing:The 6'11" Plumlee is averaging one block per game, and opponents are shooting 57.3 percent at...
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December 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch Kenneth Faried's monster rejection of Elfrid Payton

Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried didn't earn the nickname "The Manimal" for nothing. Faried may only be about 6-foot-8, but his athleticism and leaping ability paired with his fearlessness around the rim can lead to some major highlight plays.Orlando Magic guard Elfrid Payton found that out the hard way.Check out the big time block by Faried in Denver's latest game against...
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December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Bucks knock off Nuggets, end skid

MILWAUKEE -- Greg Monroe scored 18 points and Milwaukee forced 24 turnovers that led to 35 points in a 92-74 victory over Denver, sending the Nuggets to their seventh consecutive loss.Jabari Parker had 16 points and Michael Carter-Williams added 12 points and nine assists for Milwaukee, which won for only the second time in eight games.Danilo Gallinari scored 13 points and Kenneth...
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November 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Five reasons why the Nuggets should consider trading Kenneth Faried

  After two and a half years on the job Tim Connelly’s preference for how he desires to build a professional basketball franchise is starting to manifest on the court and in the Nuggets’ structural DNA. And as the team moves forward it seems inevitable these characteristics become even more pronounced, which is why at this point the Nuggets might be wise to cut ties with Kenneth...
Via BSN Denver
November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried: 'We are doing better than I thought we would'

The Denver Nuggets haven't been all that great to start the season. After 12 games they were at .500, before losing two over the weekend.But you have to give kudos to Nuggets star forward Kenneth Faried for being completely honest about the team he plays on and the start they had. When asked how Faried felt about the start of the season, here's what he told Christopher Dempsey of...
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November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets: Keys to being a playoff contender

In the Nuggets’ two most recent losses, Wednesday night against the San Antonio Spurs and Saturday night against the Phoenix Suns, Gallinari’s struggles proved especially devastating for the team. While Gallinari did manage to record a double double, 15 points and 10 rebounds in last night’s loss to the Suns, he shot a mere 28% from the field. Gallinari’s low field percentage...
November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

What To Make of the Denver Nuggets

The Denver Nuggets were supposed to be a young team with some questions defensively that wasn’t going to do much this season. However, at 6-5 and currently in seventh in the West, the question must be asked, what are we supposed to make of this Denver team? Can they make a bigger dent in the West than most expected? Denver’s start to the season is no doubt surprising. With...
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November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried, Nuggets head to Big Easy to face Anthony Davis, Pelicans

  The Rundown The Denver Nuggets enter the contest sitting at .500 with a record of 5-5. After defeating Portland, Milwaukee and Houston to win three consecutive games last week the Nuggets responded with a clunker in Phoenix as they fell by a final score of 105-81 to the Suns on Saturday. After the game head coach Michael Malone voiced his displeasure with his team’s effort and...
Via BSN Denver
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets lack of shooting fatal, outshined by Phoenix Suns

  The Denver Nuggets came off another win against the Houston Rockets on Nov. 13th only to once again drop the next game. The Nuggets were sitting pretty above .500 with a 5-4 record, looking to continue a three-game winning streak against Phoenix; the Suns had other plans. THE RUNDOWN First Quarter – Starters: Emmanuel Mudiay, Gary Harris, Danilo Gallinari, Kenneth Faried, J...
Via BSN Denver
November 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets hand Bucks gut-wrenching setback, 103-102

DENVER -- Kenneth Faried rebounded Danilo Gallinari's errant shot in the lane for a putback with 5 seconds remaining to give the Denver Nuggets a 103-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night.Khris Middleton's shot from the corner rimmed out at the buzzer as the Bucks lost for the sixth straight time in Denver.Gallinari had 25 points to lead the Nuggets and Faried finished...
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November 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Nuggets hand Bucks gut-wrenching setback, 103-102

DENVER -- Kenneth Faried rebounded Danilo Gallinari's errant shot in the lane for a putback with 5 seconds remaining to give the Denver Nuggets a 103-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday night. Khris Middleton's shot from the corner rimmed out at the buzzer as the Bucks lost for the sixth straight time in Denver. Gallinari had 25 points to lead the Nuggets and Faried...
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November 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Three Denver Nuggets combine for 60 points in thrilling win over Milwaukee Bucks

  THE RUNDOWN The Nuggets almost gave one away to the Milwaukee Bucks at Pepsi Center, but thanks to 25 points and seven rebounds from Danilo Gallinari, 19 points and 9 rebounds from Kenneth Faried and 16 points, 11 assists and just one turnover from Emmanuel Mudiay Denver was able to hang on for the win. The Bucks were on fire to start the game and took a 64-53 lead into the locker...
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November 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets front court pairing combines for 45 points, 22 rebounds vs Lakers

  If I were to tell you that two Denver Nuggets players combined to shoot 18-22 (81.8 percent) against the Los Angeles Lakers, who would you guess those players were? Raise your hand if you guessed Kenneth Faried and J.J. Hickson? Let the record indicate that nobody had their hand raised. The Manimal and Hickson combined for 45 points, 22 rebounds (five offensive), 3 assists and...
Via BSN Denver
November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried best highlights from 28 points against Lakers

As one of the sleeper teams in the Western Conference, the Denver Nuggets are looking like possibly playoff gate-crashers after two solid performances against teams in the west. Last night, the Nuggets faced off against the Los Angeles Lakers and Denver big man Kenneth Faried put together a solid performance of twenty-eight points and fifteen rebounds. Check out some of his best...
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November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Faried leads Nuggets' surge past winless Lakers, 120-109

LOS ANGELES (AP) Kenneth Faried had 28 points and 15 rebounds, and Danilo Gallinari got 14 of his 21 points in the second half of the Denver Nuggets' 120-109 victory over the winless Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night. J.J. Hickson scored 17 points in the Nuggets' fifth consecutive victory over the Lakers at Staples Center since November 2012. Faried dominated the low post, went...
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November 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Return to NBA relevancy can come in many forms for Denver Nuggets

  What’s up, Nuggets’ nation? Good to talk to you again. If you are new to my work, I had the good fortune of covering the Nuggets through most of the Carmelo Anthony era (2005-11). I was the one weird “internet guy” who was credentialed by the Nuggets while covering the team for the late, great Oh, how the world has changed in a decade where Internet...
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October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Need a ride? Kenneth Faried is an Uber driver

If you live in Denver, there's a chance you might end up catching a ride from Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried. That's because Faried, in his last free night before the NBA season starts, is becoming an Uber driver.Believe it or not, Faried isn't the first NBA player to spend his spare time working in transportation. Celtics legend Dave Cowens was a Boston taxi driver for one night...
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October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Wins and losses aside, Colorado has some amazing athletes

For fans, players and coaches, it tends to feel like there’s nothing more important than wins and losses, that there is NOTHING worse than a playoff collapse, a blown save or a losing season. Well, it’s a novel concept, but the truth is that there are some things that are bigger than sports, and last Saturday night proved that. Last weekend at the Colorado Convention Center...
Via Mile High Sports
October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Make sure you grab an Uber tonight, Kenneth Faried may be driving

Planning on starting your week off right with a fun Monday night out on the town? Make sure you grab yourself an Uber; the Manimal may be driving. According to Uber, Nuggets starting power forward Kenneth Faried will be driving a few lucky passengers around Denver tonight between 7:00 and 9:00 p.m. in his BMW M750LI. From 7 – 9 tonight, @KennethFaried35 will be driving with ...
Via Mile High Sports
October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried teaches the next generation of “Mini-mals” to rebound

When it comes to ripping rebounds away from the 7-foot-tall monsters of the National Basketball Association, there is no more tenacious and aggressive a player than the Denver Nuggets’ Kenneth Faried. The guy is nicknamed “Manimal” for a reason. But Faried isn’t all “wild beast.” As his smile denotes, there’s a softer side to the guy who holds the modern-era record...
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October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

The Denver Nuggets secret weapon

If you’re not excited for the upcoming Nuggets season, then you just haven’t been paying attention. I can’t promise you that they’re going to be great, but I can tell you that they’re going to be a heck of a lot better than most people (*cough cough* Vegas) think. Most importantly, though, this is going to be the most fun Nuggets fans have had watching basketball since...
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October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

The reasons are plenty why Malone has yet to play a full lineup

There’s no need to read too much into Sunday night’s 111-98 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and Serge Ibaka all played at least 26 minutes and combined for 58 points. Meanwhile, first-year head coach Michael Malone elected not to play Kenneth Faried, and rested Jusuf Nurkic and Randy Foye because of injuries (Foye with a hamstring injury and...
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October 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Faried, Lauvergne help Nuggets beat Suns 106-81

DENVER (AP) Will Barton had 19 points and 10 rebounds, Gary Harris scored 16 points, and the Denver Nuggets cruised to a 106-81 victory over the Phoenix Suns in a preseason game Friday night. Kenneth Faried and Joffrey Lauvergne added 15 points each for Denver, which led 53-36 at halftime. Alex Len scored 14 points and Devin Booker had 13 for the Suns. Phoenix shot 33 percent from...
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October 17, 2015  |  Discuss
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