| Sep 6, 2011
| 7:36 AM
Almost everybody who has played basketball since grade school wants to be a starter. But in the NBA, even quality players must be resigned to coming off the bench.
It's a job that calls for stars to swallow their pride and ego, and sacrifice for the...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 11:26 AM
George Karl has an interesting idea.
The Denver Nuggets coach thinks the NBA would be better off it begins its regular season in early December and truncates its schedule from 82 games to 62 games.
Here’s what Karl told NBA.com:
| Nov 2, 2012
| 9:07 PM
Jacque Vaughn gathered his players together in their locker room before they tipped-off their regular season Friday night and he told them, “Thank you.” He expressed his gratitude for how they performed throughout October.
Over the two-plus...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 5:12 PM
Arron Afflalo isn’t providing the Denver Nuggets with any bulletin-board fodder.
He’s been asked repeatedly what it’ll be like to face his former team when the Orlando Magic open their regular season tonight at Amway Center.
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:45 PM
An extended visit to Vail, Colo., would sound heavenly to many people.
But not to Al Harrington.
His recent trip to the picturesque resort town intensified his desire to return to the basketball court.
For three weeks, Harrington rehabilitated his...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Tim Connelly said recently that he had already exceeded his dreams by becoming the assistant general manager of an NBA team three years ago. The 36-year-old Baltimore native might be raising his career bar again.
Connelly, who never played on the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:08 PM
A person with knowledge of the negotiations told the Associated Press that Indiana Pacers assistant coach Brian Shaw has agreed to succeed George Karl as coach of the Denver Nuggets.
The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Monday night...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Virginia Tech’s Erick Green was part of a trade-crazed NBA draft Thursday night and landed with the Denver Nuggets.
The Utah Jazz selected Green with the 46th overall pick, midway through the second round, but sent Green to Denver for cash and...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 11:05 PM
DENVER — Jacque Vaughn rarely displays anger. If he feels any irritation or disappointment, it usually remains hidden far below the surface, where no one can see it. That is his nature.
But the aggravation built Wednesday night. The rookie head...
| Dec 15, 2011
Mike Brown leans on Tim Grgurich for advice...
| Dec 31, 2011
Mike Brown impressed with Denver's offense...