Monday, April 22, 2019

Do it, Denver: Make Kyrie Irving a Nugget

According to a two-time NBA champ, Denver is only one player away from being a top-four team in the Western Conference.
Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins (0) makes a layup next to Denver Nuggets forward Torrey Craig (3) in the second quarter at Oracle Arena.

Nuggets fall to Warriors in Western Conference showdown

The Denver Nuggets suffered a tough loss Friday night in a 122-105 defeat to the Golden State Warriors.

The Denver Nuggets front office took a serious body blow Thursday

It seemed that Denver was ready to make a big play Thursday, but a failed deal for Jimmy Butler ahead of the draft set a bad tone for what would be a bad night.
Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic (9) controls the ball against Denver Nuggets forward Darrell Arthur (00) and forward Kenneth Faried (35) in the second quarter at Pepsi Center.

With Faried, Arthur off to Brooklyn, Denver now has many avenues to improve their...

The Denver Nuggets managed to trade both Kenneth Faried and Darrell Arthur to the Brooklyn Nets and they now have many more avenues to improvement.

The NFL has destroyed casual fan appreciation of the NBA in Denver

The Broncos have set a dangerous standard in Denver where only nonstop winning is rewarded (unless you're the Broncos).

WATCH: LeBron James, Josh Kroenke vacationing on yacht in Italy

Could LeBron James be coming to Denver? He's getting awfully friendly with Nuggets president Josh Kroenke, vacationing with him in Italy.

Nuggets should pursue free agent Jabari Parker

The Denver Nuggets' youth movement could be supercharged with the addition of free-agent forward Jabari Parker.
Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. (1) has his picture taken by Denver Post photographer AAron Ontiveroz during media day at the Pepsi Center.

Sidelined due to injury, Michael Porter Jr. is eager to learn from afar

Michael Porter isn't going to rush back from this second back surgery, and the Nuggets aren't pushing him to hurry, either. And, one positive from the rehab process is his connecting with teammates like Isaiah Thomas.

Nikola Jokic is becoming the recruiting asset the Nuggets need

The Nuggets have struggled to recruit high-profile free-agent talent in years past; however, Nikola Jokic is changing things for the franchise.

The trade that brought Trey Lyles to Denver is paying immediate dividends

Since seeing a bump in playing time mainly due to injury, Denver Nuggets forward Trey Lyles has established himself as an integral part of the team moving forward both this season and beyond.