Tag: Jusuf Nurkic

Mason Plumlee’s evolving role from bench guy to vocal leader

Sometimes all you can hear in the Nuggets locker room after a disheartening loss is the quiet shuffling of the feet of media members...

Denver Nuggets snap nine-game losing streak in Portland behind Jokic’s big...

The Denver Nuggets dug deep on Friday night and snapped a nine-game losing streak in Portland at the Moda center with a 102-85 win...

Trail Blazer Nurkic’s fire exposes the Nuggets’ curious lack of it

Do the Denver Nuggets want to be great? The way they've played against former teammate Jusuf Nurkic begs the question.

Battle of the Balkans underwhelms as Jokic, Nurkic fail to impress

The battle of Nikola Jokic versus Jusuf Nurkic was less explosive than anticipated. If there is to be a rivalry formed between the Trail Blazers and the Denver Nuggets it will take great performances from both Nurkic and Jokic.

Lillard, Nurkic lead Trail Blazers in demolition of Denver

The Denver Nuggets get demolished by the Trail Blazers in Portland thanks to 17 points from Jusuf Nurkic. Jokic contributes just six points on nine shots in the loss.

Nikola Jokic wins Western Conference Player of the Week

Jokic becomes the first Nuggets player to win the Player of the Week award since Ty Lawson in March of 2013.

CSG Podcast: Exclusive interview with Nuggets President Tim Connelly

In the latest CSG podcast, hosts Nate Timmons and Jeff Morton sat down for another exclusive interview with Denver Nuggets team president Tim Connelly.

Despite criticism, Mike Malone has Nuggets headed in the right direction

Patience is a rare trait for fans, but if you look at the big picture and take a deep breath, you'll see the Malone has the Nuggets on the right path.

Jusuf Nurkic wishes Nuggets a ‘happy summer’ after career game

On Tuesday, Nurkic scored a career-high 33 points, adding 16 rebounds and three blocks. Nurkic said it wasn't personal. Funny, it certainly felt that way.

The Nuggets will fall short in their quest for the postseason,...

There are plenty of reasons that factored into my opinion; however, the main reason is the difference between Denver and Portland's remaining schedule.