Kenneth Faried does powerful two-handed putback slam against Rockets

The Houston Rockets beat the Denver Nuggets, 115-111, in overtime but Denver did have some flashy plays that kept the fans into it. One of them was an excellent putback slam by Kenneth Faried. Here’s Faried’s two-handed rebound throwdown: These plays are probably the only highlights going on with the Nuggets as they have now lost seven of eight games. But nice jam, Faried....
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Nuggets podcast: Surviving a tough month

On the latest edition of the Nuggets podcast, staff writer Zach Marburger and producer Jessie Trujillo talk about Denver’s tough schedule over the holiday season, the latest injury news, and now that it’s trade season in the NBA, go over a few rumors that have already sprung up. All that plus a look ahead at the rest of the week. Tune in! Note: The podcast was recorded late...
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Denver Nuggets: More wins needed vs. East

It’s the small things in life that’s what my Grandma use to tell me was to its the small things in life that make the biggest difference. She would say this to me when I had to study for a quiz or exam during high school and college. It wouldn’t make much of a difference to me because I dreaded studying for History subjects no matter what inspiring words were coming from...
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Nuggets Injury Update: Kenneth Faried is 'questionable' for tonight's game

Denver Nuggets' forward Kenneth Faried is dealing with a lower back strain, and is listed as questionable for tonight's contest in Toronto. The injury seemingly popped up out of the blue, and caused 'The Manimal" to miss yesterday's game against the Hawks.Nuggets Kenneth Faried is questionable to play Monday, Chris Dempsey of the Denver Post reports.—...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

adidas Swingman Jersey Commercial feat. Kenneth Faried

Denver Nuggets energetic forward Kenneth Faried stars in one of two new TV commercials from adidas and the NBA celebrating the launch of the revamped NBA Swingman jersey. In the spot featuring Faried, watch his body double stand in for his new eau de toilette commercial. The new adidas NBA Swingman jerseys are designed with a premium mesh material and new name and number application...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets weekly: New contract intimidating Faried

For most young NBA players, they are happy to have their dreams come true by just making into the league. They aren’t making millions of dollars, but they are living the life they wanted since they where little boys. Most work hard, improve their game, and by the end of their contracts are due to get more money. This is exactly what happened with Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Robinson Is Very, Very Excited About Kenneth Faried’s Monster Dunk

The Denver Nuggets beat the Chicago Bulls on Tuesday night, 114-109, in a game that saw Derrick Rose play only ten minutes before heading to the sideline with a hamstring injury (the same hamstring that kept him out a few games last week). I don’t feel like talking about that, so let’s talk about Nate Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Kenneth Faried glides for powerful slam dunk in Bulls-Nuggets

Kenneth Faried is quite the dunker. The Manimal glided in from afar and threw in a powerful flush against the Chicago Bulls. Look at the Manimal in action here: Brian Shaw and the Nuggets may not know what to do with Kenneth Faried. But the Manimal will keep coming at everyone hard and will keep smashing the rim at will no matter what. *** Kenneth Faried pic courtesy of Getty Images...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Afflalo, Faried lead Nuggets past Pelicans, 117-97

DENVER (AP) Kenneth Faried and Arron Afflalo scored 19 points each, Wilson Chandler had 18 and the Denver Nuggets beat the New Orleans Pelicans 117-97 on Friday night. Danilo Gallinari had 17 points and JaVale McGee 14 for the Nuggets, who have won four of their last five after starting the season 1-6. They took two of three on the road last weekend and have won two straight at...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets: any chance of success this season rests on Lawson’s shoulders

Ever since Carmelo Anthony and Chauncey Billups were traded to the New York Knicks in February of 2011, the Denver Nuggets have not only lacked a go-to offensive weapon in crucial situations, but a team leader as well. The Nuggets have had a variety of candidates who at some point while dawning the powder blue and gold, have looked the part to take over these roles, including Nene...
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Nuggets Rumors: Kenneth Faried 'isn't well liked' in locker room

There's turmoil in the Denver Nuggets organization from the hardwood up to the front office. In a rumor originally from ESPN, it seems forward Kenneth Faried "isn't well liked in the (Nuggets) locker room". Image by Howcheng via Wikimedia CommonsFaried is currently in his fourth season with the Nuggets averaging 11.6 points, 7.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists, coming off a summer where...
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November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Potential Big Men the Miami Heat Could Be Targeting This Season

Sure, a Dwyane Wade-less Miami Heat team will struggle to score, defend and win on a nightly basis, but this current lineup has a deeper flaw that’s too big for even “Flash” to handle. Ranked dead last in rebounding (37.4 per game) this season, it’s been Chris Bosh or bust on the boards as the Heat have looked small and inefficient in the frontcourt early on. A large part...
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November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Girl At Cavs-Nuggets Game Flirts With Kenneth Faried Right In Front Of Her Man

Kenneth Faried and the Nuggets took down the Cleveland Cavaliers last night at The Q. Faried, who finished with 8 points and 2 blocks, got some extra attention from the stands in Cleveland. Watch as one young lady, who appears to be with the man sitting next to her, give Faried the double head nod […] The post Girl At Cavs-Nuggets Game Flirts With Kenneth Faried Right In Front...
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November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Girl Flirting with Kenneth Faried Right in Front of Her Man Vine is Hypnotic

Kenneth Faried may not be well liked by the Denver Nuggets - but this girl, right in front of her date ... only missing the wink and lip lick.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return to the Top Sports Blog
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November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Nuggets’ Kenneth Faried isn’t ‘ Well Liked’ Within Organization

The Denver Nuggets are off to a disappointing 2-7 start and it doesn’t look like it’ll get better anytime soon. In the off-season, Kenneth Faried received a 4-year, $50 million extension, but the organization wasn’t too thrilled about giving him that contract.  Several sources around the league insist the Nuggets’ hand was forced with regard to Faried. After the signing...
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November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried admits to flopping against Blazers

Kenneth Faried is listed at 6-8, 230 lbs, but don’t mention his size to Portland Trail Blazers’ backup point-guard, Steve Blake. Faried and Blake went through a small exchange on Sunday, as the Blazers squared-off against the Denver Nuggets, in Portland. This all went down in the fourth quarter, with the Nuggets leading 96-83. Faried set a back-screen on Blake, who took exception...
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November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets unleashing the Manimal

It’s not too often that NBA fans get to watch their favorite teams’ power forward bring the ball up the court, but that is exactly what Denver Nuggets fans are being treated to this season.  Although it’s still very early and the regular season is less than two weeks underway, Nuggets head coach Brian Shaw has already given Kenneth Faried the green light to bring the ball...
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Kenneth Faried and 9 NBA Signing Grades

(Source: Ethan Miller/Getty Images North America) Denver Nuggets Re-Sign PF Kenneth Faried For 5 seasons, 60 million dollars – Faried is an elite energy guy and rebounder who is a very capable scorer and any game can give the Nuggets 20-10. He is their 2nd best player, with the potential to become their franchise player and an All-Star. They had to keep Faried and as he just played...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins, Rudy Gay, Kenneth Faried pull off a triple-flop (Video)

In an era where flopping has become all too common in the NBA, we were treated to an unprecedented example of it on Monday night. During the Denver Nuggets’ win over the Sacramento Kings, DeMarcus Cousins, Rudy Gay and Kenneth Faried brought us what may have been the first ever triple-flop. Both Cousins and Gay...Read More
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Smith-Kenneth Faried Beef Gets Personal

The Detroit Pistons and Denver Nuggets are not rivals, nor will they ever be rivals, yet yet their two big men are having a serious beef. Kenneth Faried ripped Josh Smith following the Nuggets’ 89-79 win on Wednesday night, pointing to the veteran forward as one of the reasons for his team’s victory: Josh Smith, Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Smith Calls Kenneth Faried A “Clown” And Slanders His Dreadlocks

Nice to see players going at it so early in the season, it’s quite refreshing. After Kenneth Faried’s critical comments on Detroit’s Josh Smith for his number of shot attempts in the Pistons game vs the Nuggets, Josh Smith fired back with avengience. Faried stated the following about Josh Smith: “Josh Smith, we let him keep shooting. And he ended up with 25, but he still...
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October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Smith's reaction to Faried's criticism: 'He's a clown'

Josh Smith is not happy about Denver Nuggets power forward taking a shot at his penchant for gunning. According Vincent Goodwill of the Detroit News, Smith called Faried “a clown.” Josh Smith on Faried: "He's a clown, quote me on that." Story coming — Vincent Goodwill (@vgoodwill) October 30, 2014   Smith on Faried: "He fears me. He's scared of me. He knows it...
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October 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Denver’s Hamster Wheel of Mediocrity

To be fair to Denver, nobody really knows how to assign value to contract extensions right now. Some teams, like Phoenix, are engaged in a mad dash to get their talent locked up now, before the 2016 salary boom. That’s how the Suns managed to secure the Morris twins and Eric Bledsoe to incredibly favorable long-term deals. The idea is that by offering long-term security, they...
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October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Faried helps Nuggets beat Clippers 104-93

LAS VEGAS (AP) Kenneth Faried had 19 and seven rebounds to lead the Denver Nuggets to a 104-93 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers in a preseason game Saturday night. Arron Afflalo scored 16 points, Randy Foye had 14 points and five assists, and Danilo Gallinari added 12 points for Denver (2-4). Blake Griffin scored 27 points and Jamal Crawford had 23 to lead the Clippers (1-4...
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October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Faried helps Nuggets beat Clippers 104-93

Kenneth Faried had 19 and seven rebounds to lead the Denver Nuggets to a 104-93 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers in a preseason game Saturday night. Arron Afflalo scored 16 points, Randy Foye had 14 points and five assists, and Danilo Gallinari added 12 points for Denver (2-4). Blake Griffin scored 27 points and Jamal Crawford had 23 to lead the Clippers (1-4). Chris Paul added...
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October 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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