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Byron Scott Compares Tarik Black To Kenneth Faried, Says He Has Chance To Be “Hell Of A Basketball Player”

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter After playing college basketball for four season with Memphis (2010-2013) and Kansas (2013-2014) Tarik Black went undrafted last June. While Black would play for the Houston Rockets’ Summer League team and later sign an NBA deal with the Texas team, he’d be cut from the roster in December after the Rockets decided to sign Josh Smith following...
Via Lakerholicz.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the Denver Nuggets trying to tank?

You’ve probably heard by now that the Denver Nuggets, they of the 12th place record in the Western Conference, opted to rest three starters for their game against the Memphis Grizzlies Monday night. Ty Lawson, Danilo Gallinari and Kenneth Faried all were in street clothes as the Nuggets lost 92-81. Losing the game was, of course, the point of the entire exercise, but it was still...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets resting Lawson, Faried and Gallinari – not coaches or players choice

The Denver Nuggets aren’t fooling around when it comes to this tanking thing that has become an epidemic in the NBA. Despite being 6-2 under interim coach Melvin Hunt, the team, apparently, has decided that it would be in the franchise’s best interest to rest their young starters. Three #Nuggets to be rested tonight: Ty Lawson, Kenneth Faried, Danilo Gallinari. They will NOT...
Via Pass The Pill
11 days ago  |  Discuss

March “Manimal” is a real thing

It must be that time of year if Kenneth Faried is doing things things like this: Hello there, Kenneth Faried: http://t.co/x3CoZ81Fef https://t.co/0B962rNAXY — SB Nation NBA (@SBNationNBA) March 14, 2015 And stuff like hitting game-trying shots against Anthony Davis and New Orleans Pelicans Sunday night. Just like last year, Faried has turned it on in the later half of the season...
Via Mile High Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets top Pelicans in double overtime for fourth straight win

  Will Barton scored 25 points, including the tying 3-pointer late in the first overtime, and the undermanned Denver Nuggets won their fourth straight, 118-111 over the New Orleans Pelicans in double overtime Sunday night. Kenneth Faried had 20 points and 10 rebounds for Denver. Danilo Gallinari added 17 points, including a 3 that gave the Nuggets a 114-109 lead with 1:30 left in...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Big fourth quarter pushes Nuggets past Warriors

Kenneth Faried had 24 points and 17 rebounds and all five Denver starters reached double-figures as the Nuggets rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the resting Golden State Warriors 114-103 Friday night at the Pepsi Center. Danilo Gallinari added 24 points of his own to go along with seven rebounds, and Randy Foye chipped in 20 points and eight rebounds, plus some huge shots down...
Via Mile High Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets rally for 114-103 win over short-handed Warriors

DENVER (AP) Kenneth Faried had 24 points and 17 rebounds, Randy Foye hit three crucial 3-pointers down the stretch and the Denver Nuggets rallied to beat short-handed Golden State 114-103 on Friday night as the Warriors rested several of their top players, including Stephen Curry. The Nuggets pulled off an impressive double this week - beating Atlanta, the Eastern Conference leader...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried throws down right-handed alley-oop dunk against Warriors

The Denver Nuggets almost feel like a brand new team under Melvin Hunt. Kenneth Faried seems like a brand new individual, too. This is how brand new he feels. Look at this alley-oop jam against the Dubs: You almost tore that rim down, Kenneth. MANIMALITY. *** Kenneth Faried pic from Getty Images. Vine by Ananth Pandian.
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets dominate hapless Knicks at home

Denver, CO – Kenneth Faried led the way with 19 points and 11 rebounds and Will Barton and Wilson Chandler each scored 17 as the Nuggets trounced the New York Knicks 106-78 Tuesday night at the Pepsi Center. With the win, the team improved to 3-2 under interim head coach Melvin Hunt. After a fairly even first quarter, the Nuggets really pulled away in the second. Will Barton, once...
Via Mile High Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets get biggest win of season, hand Knicks their 50th loss

  Kenneth Faried had 19 points and 11 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets routed the New York Knicks 106-78 on Monday night. Wilson Chandler and Will Barton scored 17 points apiece for the Nuggets, who enjoyed their largest margin in a win this season. The Knicks lost their fourth straight and fell to 12-50, the NBA' first 50-loss team this season. Alexey Shved had 19 points for New...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Faried's 19 points leads Nuggets past Knicks, 106-78

DENVER (AP) Kenneth Faried had 19 points and 11 rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets routed the New York Knicks 106-78 on Monday night. Wilson Chandler and Will Barton scored 17 points apiece for the Nuggets, who enjoyed their largest margin in a win this season. The Knicks lost their fourth straight and fell to 12-50, the NBA' first 50-loss team this season. Alexey Shved had 19 points...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets drop second straight to Rockets

James Harden had 28 points and former Nugget Corey Brewer added 24 as the Houston Rockets topped Denver 114-100 Saturday night. Wilson Chandler had 26 points for the Nuggets in eye posing effort. You got the feeling watching this one that the Nuggets could have taken it, if they got better performances out of Ty Lawson and Kenneth Faried – while Lawson did post a double-double...
Via Mile High Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Inside a Play: Green’s fourth quarter 3-pointer vs. Nuggets

With 2:34 left in the fourth quarter Friday, Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried had just made a seven foot shot, to cut the San Antonio Spurs’ lead down to 110-107. On the following play, the Spurs would run a set to get Danny Green a 3-point look, and due to the lack of communication between […]
Via Project Spurs
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets top Wolves, win 2nd straight under interim coach Hunt

  Kenneth Faried had 18 points and 14 rebounds to help the Denver Nuggets win their second straight since firing coach Brian Shaw, 100-85 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Will Barton scored 17 points off the bench and the Nuggets outscored Minnesota 52-28 in the paint to make interim coach Melvin Hunt 2-0 since taking over for Shaw. The Nuggets have won back-to...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets win 2nd straight under interim coach Melvin Hunt

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Kenneth Faried had 18 points and 14 rebounds to help the Denver Nuggets win their second straight since firing coach Brian Shaw, 100-85 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Will Barton scored 17 points off the bench and the Nuggets outscored Minnesota 52-28 in the paint to make interim coach Melvin Hunt 2-0 since taking over for Shaw. The Nuggets...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried throws down powerful slam dunk against Bucks

Brian Shaw was axed earlier on Tuesday so the Denver Nuggets are playing with a lot of gusto against the Milwaukee Bucks. We certainly know Kenneth Faried is. Look at this jarring jam: It was good for Michael Carter-Williams that he wasn’t completely faced by Faried. But that is still one heck of a powerful dunk. *** Kenneth Faried pic from Getty Images.
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets fire coach Brian Shaw

Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports The Denver Nuggets have fired head coach Brian Shaw, reports Chris Dempsey of The Denver Post. The #Nuggets have removed Brian Shaw as head coach this morning, according to a source. More details to come. — Chris Dempsey (@dempseypost) March 3, 2015   The Nuggets hired Shaw in the summer of 2013 to replace George Karl.  But after a 36...
Via Sports-Glory
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks vs. Nuggets preview

Beginning with a loss at Milwaukee, the Denver Nuggets have gone winless since the All-Star break. Their current struggles at home began well before. The Nuggets can avoid matching the club record of 11 consecutive home defeats by extending the Bucks' season-high road skid to five games Tuesday night. Denver (20-39) entered the break off a 106-96 win over the Los Angeles Lakers but...
Via AP on Fox
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets can ease back injured players

Like a lot of teams at this time of the year, the Denver Nuggets are showing some wear and tear. Here’s the latest news on the injury front as the Nuggets get set to take on the Utah Jazz Friday night: Center Jusuf Nurkic, who suffered a sprained ankle in the fourth quarter of Denver’s 110-96 loss to the Phoenix Suns Wednesday, definitely won’t play Friday. Though X-Rays were...
Via Mile High Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets' Faried, Chandler out with injuries against Suns

DENVER (AP) The Denver Nuggets are without banged-up forwards Kenneth Faried and Wilson Chandler on Wednesday night against the Phoenix Suns. Faried is sidelined with a bruised left thumb, which he hurt in the first half Monday against Brooklyn. Chandler is missing a second straight game due to a sore left groin. Chandler said the move was precautionary and he hopes to return Friday...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Ty Lawson misses practice after traveling back from Las Vegas

Denver Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson, who was traveling back from Las Vegas, was a no-show for Wednesday’s practice. Nuggets coach Brian Shaw was not happy with the unexcused absence on the first practice following the NBA All-Star Game. “We had a week off or nine days between games, and you expect everybody to be here,” Shaw said, via The Denver Post. “It disrupts the...
Via Sports-Glory
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets have made Ty Lawson and Kenneth Faried available for trades

The Denver Nuggets have been awful this season and changes need to be made. But the number one question that I have is, where do you start. Point guard Ty Lawson is the best player on the Nuggets but do you building around him? What about forward Kenneth Faried? The Nuggets seems to be ready to move anyone right as they have made Lawson and Faried available for trades.   The Nuggets...
Via No Guts, No Glory
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant Teed Up After Shoving Kenneth Faried

Kevin Durant received a technical foul on Monday night after shoving Nuggets big man Kenneth Faried.
Via Gamedayr
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried finishes fastbreak with wicked windmill dunk against Thunder

The Oklahoma City Thunder were up big on the Denver Nuggets but the team from the rockies are trying to make a big comeback. And Kenneth Faried is doing his part by doing a BIG windmill slam on a breakaway: And that was off one foot, too. Very impressive, you party Manimal. *** Kenneth Faried pic from Getty Images.
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets: Final Surge or Fall Out?

The Denver Nuggets are sitting at a fork in the road that many teams find themselves sitting in some point. The final destination is unknown, the product of the teams decision of which turn they will follow will determine their standing in the NBA for many years to come. The name on the left is Final Surge, the one on the right is Fall Out. Final Surge is a quest to stay relevant...
Via isportsweb.com
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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