Trae Young dominated on Tuesday, putting up 42 points on 13-of-21 shooting, with 11 assists in a win over the Denver Nuggets. The highlight play came in the third quarter, when Young nutmegged a defender, hit a pull-up jumper, then stared down the Nuggets bench. Young scored 15 points in […]
The Denver Nuggets took Bol Bol, a center who was once considered a top-five prospect, with the 44th pick in the draft on Thursday. It’s the second straight year the Nuggets got a top prospect late in the draft, as Michael Porter Jr., a top-five prospect in 2018, fell to […]
The Los Angeles Lakers’ trade for Dwight Howard was a four-team trade and one of the biggest blockbuster deals in NBA history. The trade didn’t help any franchise involved, as Howard’s one-year stint in Los Angeles didn’t work out, and the rebuild set the Orlando Magic back several seasons. The […]
The Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets in Game 7 on Sunday to advance to the Western Conference Finals. Blazers guard C.J. McCollum had a huge game, scoring 37 points and 9 rebounds to help the Blazers come back from an early 17-point deficit. McCollum made two huge, clutch […]
Nikola Jokic is one of the best and most beloved players in the NBA. Jokic has a unique game of post moves and incredible passing skills that allow him to play a mix of centre and point guard. Jokic has led the Nuggets to the Western Conference Finals after upsetting […]
Second-year guard Derrick White had a breakout season for the San Antonio Spurs and is carrying them in the playoffs. White was another hidden gem the Spurs unearthed, the 29th pick in the draft who spent three years of college playing at a Division II school. White scored 36 points […]
The Denver Nuggets beat the Los Angeles Clippers, 121-100, on Thursday night. Nikola Jokic was once again the star for the Nuggets, posting his 21st career triple-double. One pass from Jokic was a full-court stunner to Jamal Murray that put him in the conversation for assist of the year. The […]
Isaiah Thomas is reportedly signing a one-year, veteran’s minimum deal with the Denver Nuggets. Just one year ago, Thomas said he expected the Boston Celtics to bring out the “Brinks truck” for him following an All-Star season that saw him finish third in the NBA in points per game. A […]
Michael Porter Jr. fell to 14th in the NBA Draft on Thursday over concerns about his health. Porter was once considered a potential No. 1 pick but played just three games in college because of a back injury. In the process, Porter lost millions of dollars. Michael Porter Jr. was […]
The Denver Nuggets and Minnesota Timberwolves will play for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Western Conference on the last night of the regular season. Missing the playoffs could have significant repercussions for both teams. Both teams appear to be all-in on making the postseason, and missing could […]
The Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder when Gary Harris hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer. Immediately after the game, Westbrook shoved a fan who was celebrating on the court. Security and teammates quickly intervened. The Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night when Gary Harris […]
From 2011-12 to 2013-14, Denver Nuggets forward...
All-Star forward Paul Millsap expected to...
After a slow start to the season, the Denver...
George Karl's new book, "Furious George: My...
Longtime NBA coach George Karl has a new book...
The Denver Nuggets are hoping for a do-over and...
Good morning! Here are the plays everybody will...
Good morning! Here are the plays everybody will...
Good morning! Here are the plays everybody will...
Nineteen-year-old Emmanuel Mudiay was one of...
The Denver Nuggets fired head coach Brian Shaw...
The Denver Nuggets have fired head coach Brian...
The Cleveland Cavaliers made their second...
The Denver Nuggets have turned into an absolute...
The New York Knicks are not a good defensive...
The NBA has tried its best to curb the flopping...
OK, that was creepy.
They tried to trip him.
Highlight of the night in the NBA.
Injuries hit at the worst time for the Nuggets.
It's the best.
He may not be the best player in the NBA, but JaVale McGee is a must-watch for any hoops fan as he is one of the most entertaining players in the league.
Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets is one of the NBA’s best dunkers and will compete in this year’s Dunk Contest. His teammate, JaVale McGee, is one of the NBA’s premier crazy people. Combine them together and you can create one outstanding highlight.
The Los Angeles Clipper may be Lob City, but JaVale McGee of the Denver Nuggets apparently says whatever they can do, he can do with one hand.
JaVale McGee, one of the NBA’s quirkiest players, drained a buzzer-beating three (giving the Nuggets an even bigger lead) at the end of the third quarter against the Clippers and gave us an incredible celebration.
[credit provider=”Getty Images/Doug Pensinger”] The Denver Nuggets shot 0-22 for three-point range last night, setting the NBA record for most three-point attempts without a single make.Denver ranks 27th in the league in three-point shooting, and is in desperate need of long-range snipers to supplement their strong interior play. So this […]
You would be hard-pressed to find many quarterbacks in the NFL that can throw a prettier pass than this one by the Denver Nuggets from Andre Miller to Kenneth Faried.
[credit provider=”AP Images”] Our long national nightmare is over as Dwight Howard has finally been traded. According to ESPN.com, the Los Angeles Lakers have acquired the All-Star centre from the Orlando Magic in a complicated four-team deal that also involved the Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers.Howard may be the biggest, […]
The Denver Nuggets Summer League team is playing the Portland Trail Blazers this afternoon. And in a tribute to the victims of the Dark Knight Rises movie theatre shooting in Aurora, the entire team is wearing black headbands…
[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xwmICTtaUg&feature=related”] With all due respect to Metta World Peace, JaVale McGee is one of the absolute craziest dudes to ever play in the NBA.But that won’t stop the Denver Nuggets from offering McGee a huge five-year, $50 million contract, according to the Denver Post.
Just before halftime of the NBA playoff game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Denver Nuggets, a fan walked on to the court briefly interrupting the game.
Although 33 years old and enduring multiple injuries throughout his career Kobe Bryant can still play at a very high level on both ends of the court.
With word coming down today that Peyton Manning will sign with the Denver Broncos, fans of the Denver Nuggets did what any NBA fan would do. They all showed up to tonight’s game wearing #18 Indianapolis Colts jerseys.
Wednesday night’s NBA action didn’t exactly include some of the prettiest fast break plays.
[credit provider=”Courtesy of Anderson Group Public Relations “] Tap, lyrical, line-dancing, the wedding waltz. Christy Curtis Buss has performed and taught them all.Buss, married to Johnny Buss, son of Lakers owner Jerry Buss, has been dancing since she was three years old. Mesmerized by her mother tapping and twirling at […]
[credit provider=”YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Heu05Vs7Id8″] When you play in a league that features the likes of LeBron, D-Wade, Dwight Howard, and Chris Paul it is easy to get lost in the shuffle.Especially so if your NBA career is just beginning to take off.
LeBron James threw down the dunk of the year so far yesterday against the Bulls.
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons”] We are about a quarter of the way through this shortened, post lockout NBA season and not everything is turning out the way several experts predicted.The New York Knicks are not taking over the Eastern Conference’s Atlantic Division and the Los Angeles Clippers are far from looking […]
The Denver Nuggets have officially joined the Thunder, Timberwolves, and Heat as the most exciting teams in the NBA.
If anybody knows how to be comfortable in his own skin, it’s Chris Andersen.
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] Kenyon Martin will sign a contract with Xingiang Guanghui of the Chinese Basketball Association to make him the highest paid player in CBA history, according to the Denver Post.China’s raid on Denver Nuggets personnel continues.
[credit provider=”Courtesy of Trulia”] Carmelo Anthony just sold his home in Colorado for $6.2 million. The former Nugget bought the house back in 2007, for $12 million, and listed it in June of 2010 for $9.5 million.For Anthony though, $5.8 million loss may seem like nothing since he just signed […]
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] With the Knicks struggling, and the Nuggets winning, much is being made about the trade that sent Carmelo Anthony to New York.But a closer look at the numbers doesn’t show the Knicks struggling. Rather, the Knicks are…exactly the same.
[credit provider=”AP Images”] At some point, whether in upcoming days or upcoming weeks, I expect the NBA’s cable television partners to start running a new batch of posttrade, Carmelo Anthony-related “crawls” during their broadcasts. They might say: • “Carmelo Anthony is an indifferent rebounder and defender, multiple sources have confirmed […]
[credit provider=”Flickr/Keith Allison” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/keithallison/5389790510/”] Carmelo Anthony wants Denver fans to know that he’s really, truly sorry for subjecting them to six months of trade rumours and forcing his way out of town to play for the New York Knicks. He posted this message on his Web site yesterday:
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] In part, Jerry Sloan walked away from his longstanding Utah Jazz gig because of these players today.It’s unfair to pin it specifically on All-Star point guard Deron Williams, but clashes between Sloan and Williams—the team’s franchise player—suddenly took on a new significance.
Count the producers at VH1 among those that long assumed that Carmelo Anthony was going to end up with the New York Knicks.
[credit provider=”New York Daily News (Via Ball Don’t Lie)” url=”http://sports.yahoo.com/nba/blog/ball_dont_lie/post/Carnegie-Deli-introduces-The-Melo-a-sandwich-?urn=nba-325258″] Carmelo Anthony hasn’t even played his first game for the New York Knicks yet, but he already his his own sandwich in NYC.Carnegie Deli is offering “The Melo” (pictured right) which contains pastrami, salami, bacon, lettuce, tomato, and Russian Dressing […]
[credit provider=”Newseum” url=”http://www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages/hr.asp?fpVname=NY_DN&ref_pge=lst”] Depending on who you believe, the Knicks either gave up way too much to get Carmelo Anthony, or paid an acceptable price for a player of his calibre.One thing’s for sure: Knicks fans are extremely excited.
On the off-chance that you didn’t notice, the Carmelo Anthony deal didn’t progress like your usual big-name trade. The longer it dragged out, the steeper the price became.
Last night Carmelo Anthony finally became a New York Knick after months of speculation.
[credit provider=”Flickr/Keith Allison” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/keithallison/5389790510/”] Last night, the New York Knicks (finally) landed Carmelo Anthony in a three-team deal. With ‘Melo joining Amare Stoudemire, the Knicks now have two players that have averaged more than 50 points per game combined this season.But are these two “superstars” enough to make the Knickerbockers […]
The Knicks’ plan to create a contender overnight last summer by signing LeBron James didn’t exactly work out, but by signing Amar’e Stoudemire and trading for Carmelo Anthony, they’re creeping closer to that goal.
Last night Carmelo Anthony was finally, mercifully dealt to the New York Knicks in a move that shook the landscape of the NBA.
It might not be accurate to say the Denver Nuggets won the Carmelo Anthony trade, after all they just gave up one of the 10 best players in the NBA, but GM Masai Ujiri must be applauded for a marvellous job nonetheless.
[credit provider=”AP Images”] Multiple outlets, including ESPN, Yahoo! Sports and the New York Post, are reporting that the Knicks have landed Carmelo Anthony. The two-month long staredown has finally ended, and it appears the Knicks have caved first. They’re relinquishing three starters in the deal.New York will trade Danilo Gallinari, […]
[credit provider=”Flickr/Keith Allison” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/keithallison/5389790510/”] Carmelo Anthony is bound by contract to the Denver Nuggets until this summer’s free agency period. The NBA is threatened with a lockout, and uncertain CBA terms, before this period starts.Meaning, aside from the usual concerns about a current team being able to offer more money, […]
[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] It seems like we’re finally getting close to a Carmelo Anthony trade, and that means the rosters of two teams, Denver and one of New York or New Jersey, will be turned over.Carmelo is the big name in the trade that everyone’s talking about, but he might […]
The Nets and Nuggets have agreed to the terms of a trade, according to The Bergen Record‘s Al Iannazzone. Now, it’s up to Carmelo Anthony to agree to an extension with the Nets.
[credit provider=”AP Images”] Combine the most recent ESPN and New York Daily News reports, and the Carmelo Anthony situation has become somewhat less murky. He’ll meet with Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov and Knicks owner James Dolan in Los Angeles at the NBA All-Star Weekend.If true, Prokhorov will likely be trying […]
[credit provider=”Flickr/Keith Allison” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/keithallison/5389790510/”] The latest package the Nuggets have reportedly asked for Carmelo Anthony includes Raymond Felton, Landry Fields, Wilson Chandler, Danilo Gallinari, and possibly a first round pick.That’s four of the Knicks starters.
What, you thought we’d let you go a whole afternoon without any ‘Melo news?
Despite a takedown from Mark Heisler of the LA Times yesterday, ESPN refuses to let go of the “Carmelo to the Lakers” rumour.
[credit provider=”AP Images”] Ever since Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov publicly withdrew his team from the Carmelo Anthony sweepstakes, much has been made of the Nets’ improvement without the burden of swirling rumours. On January 19 they were 10-31. Since, they’re 6-6.Even in their losses, the Nets have mostly played better, […]
Sick of hearing about Carmelo Anthony yet? How about shifting your focus to Nuggets big man Nene, who has a one-year player option for next season?In other words, for all the fuss over Melo, there’s another very, very good Denver guy who might also warrant a look.
We have no idea what’s going to happen to Carmelo Anthony, we just hope this isn’t a real possibility:
[credit provider=”New York Post” url=”http://www.nypost.com/archives/covers/;jsessionid=D71B3FA2A3D94ABA49DD55E3FB92C72C”] The basic unit of sport is a game. A game is premised on suspense: two teams compete to see who, in the end, will emerge the victor.There’s a pay-off there. Sure, winning matters more if it’s, say, the Super Bowl. But that basic structure of […]
Please, make it stop.
[credit provider=”ESPN Screengrab”] Just about everybody is denying Chris Broussard’s report for ESPN yesterday that the Lakers were working on a deal to acquire Carmelo Anthony.The LA Times said the report was untrue, so did the Denver Post, and New York’s Newsday. Even the Lakers themselves denied talking trade with […]
[credit provider=”New York Post” url=”http://www.nypost.com/archives/covers/;jsessionid=D71B3FA2A3D94ABA49DD55E3FB92C72C”] The NBA world was abuzz yesterday with rumours of an Andrew Bynum for Carmelo Anthony trade, and even though the rumour was quickly debunked and the Lakers made it clear they’re not trading Bynum, Knicks fans quickly panicked.The front page of today’s New York Post […]
This Carmelo Anthony for Andrew Bynum rumour has lasted at least a couple of news cycles (exactly how long are those, again?), so it’s worth another look.
Listen, we love discussing Carmelo Anthony trade rumours as much as anyone. Whether it’s the Nets, Knicks, or Mavericks, we’re always happy to oblige and offer our take on the proceedings.
[credit provider=”AP Images”] Carmelo Anthony is rumoured to be heading to the Knicks for Wilson Chandler and little used big men Anthony Randolph and Eddy Curry. In the three team deal the Nuggets would receive Minnesota G/F Corey Brewer, a first round pick, and Wilson Chander.This is a far worse […]
It’s been a minute since we’ve had any news on the Carmelo Anthony front, largely because at this point, it’s Knicks or bust.
[credit provider=”AP Images”] Depending on who you believe in this crazy, mixed-up world, Knicks swing man Wilson Chandler is either an indispensable piece of the team’s future, or the team’s best hope of landing Carmelo Anthony before free agency and a potential lockout kills their privileged position.Things just got a […]
Kobe Bryant is certainly used to being a polarising figure in the NBA, so it’s not surprising that he feels sympathy for Carmelo Anthony, whose home fans have turned on him.
Considering the unending series of rumours these days, it almost feels inevitable that Denver superstar Carmelo Anthony will eventually be traded to either the Knicks or the Nets.
Carmelo Anthony isn’t screwing the Denver Nuggets by letting them know he wants to move on.
The New York Knicks’ desire to acquire Carmelo Anthony has been well-documented, but time after time their overtures have been rebuffed by the Denver Nuggets.
[credit provider=”AP Images”] Spending hours tinkering with ESPN’s trade machine is a favourite pastime of NBA enthusiasts, but while we dream up scenarios that improve all parties, NBA acquisitions – from Dr. J’s move to Philly to Garnett suiting up for the C’s – have long been all about the […]
Yesterday’s news that Dallas Mavericks small forward Caron Butler is done for the season means one thing: Dallas must throw all its chips on the table and trade for Carmelo Anthony, even though he’d just be a half-season rental.
UPDATE: Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports says the Nuggets want 5 first round picks from a multi-team trade and may even want the Nets to include Devin Harris.
[credit provider=”Trulia” url=”http://www.trulia.com/property/3016065632-6965-S-Polo-Ridge-Dr-Littleton-CO-80128″] It’s become pretty clear over the last week that Carmelo Anthony is going to leave Denver. Whether its today, tomorrow, a month from now, or this summer is anyone’s guess. But in all likelihood he’s going to be a New York Knick, or maybe a New Jersey […]
[credit provider=”AP Images”] After the Knicks near-defeat of the Celtics last night the popular sentiment is the Knicks are back.The Garden featured a playoff atmosphere, Spike Lee’s antics rivaled the Reggie Miller days, and somewhere owner James Dolan – laughed at for investing $100 million in a player with questionable […]
[credit provider=”AP Images”] ABC7 in Denver reports that the Denver Nuggets and New Jersey Nets “have the pieces in place on a potential deal to trade superstar Carmelo Anthony to the Nets.”Citing a team source, the station says the Nuggets have agreed to send Anthony to the Nets for Derrick […]
Though some reports suggest that Carmelo Anthony will “think about” re-signing with the Denver Nuggets, it has become abundantly clear that he wants out, and he wants to be a New York Knick.The Nuggets have finally decided to acquiesce, but their options will be limited if Carmelo refuses to sign […]
[credit provider=”AP Images”] It appears that the Denver Nuggets have finally come to grips with the inevitable: they’re going to have to trade Carmelo Anthony. Rather than lose him for nothing via free agency next summer, the Nuggets are now prepared to trade Carmelo if he doesn’t sign an extension by […]