Denver Nuggets draft bust Nikoloz Tskitishvili wants to make NBA comeback

Former Denver Nuggets forward Nikoloz Tskitishvili hasn't played in the NBA since 2006, but he wants to make a comeback. Tskitishvili, now 32 years old, was the 5th overall selection in the 2002 draft by the Nuggets. He's considered to be one of the biggest draft busts of all-time, as he played less than 2,000 minutes in his NBA career, shooting 30.4 percent from the field in the...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Denver Nuggets summer links: Nikoloz Tskitishvili, Emmanuel Mudiay and the best Nuggets of all time

  We’ve officially entered the dog days of the Denver Nuggets’ calendar year. It’s mid-August. It’s hot. And not much is happening with regards to the Mile High City’s lone professional basketball squad. There are, however, a small number of relevant Nuggets-related stories that have continued to percolate across the Web, which I’ll try and document on a weekly basis...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets mostly “sink” in international waters

Emmanuel Mudiay, born in the war-torn Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), was the Denver Nuggets’ highly-praised first pick of the 2015 NBA Draft. Widely considered a steal at No. 7 and graded by many as the top point guard in the draft, the Nuggets believe Mudiay will be a cornerstone of the franchise for years to come. Mudiay, born in 1996, immigrated to the U...
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June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

The model the Nuggets should follow

As the Denver Nuggets limp toward a second-straight lousy, playoff-less finish, the focus is on Thursday’s trades and future changes to a dysfunctional roster, a head coach that can’t seem to get his players on board with what he wants to do and the idea of “tanking” to get a higher draft pick this summer. If the Nuggets could only land a budding superstar like Jahlil Okafor...
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February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bulls: Nikola Mirotic Contract Grade

Chicago Bulls: Nikola Mirotic Contract Grade By Josh Morgan: VP and Director of Content @ Hoopstuff… Contract: 3 years, 17+ million It wasn’t long ago when European players coming into the NBA were met with little to no fanfare. The international style of play was seen as relying almost solely on finesse and those who made the transition were not expected to be successful because...
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July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA Draft Prospect: Dante Exum – Australia

Dante Exum Dante Exum is the mystery of the 2014 NBA Draft.  Many scouts are insistent that if Dante played college in the states, he would be the #1 pick of the 2014 draft.  Those are big words in this year’s hyped draft.  Having consistently been in the top 4 all year in most mock drafts, he has taken a slight dip as of late.  This is partially because of the rise of Vonleh’s...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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