Tag: Jusuf Nurkic

Big man Mason Plumlee is providing the Nuggets a little stability

Down Jokic and Faried, Plumlee's anchoring defense and momentous passing helped instill the core values of the team's offensive and defensive schemes.

Making sense of the Nuggets landing Roy Hibbert at the deadline

Though they were looking to make a big splash, what the Nuggets were able to do was acquire center Roy Hibbert from the Milwaukee Bucks.

HIGHLIGHTS: Kings narrow playoff gap with Nuggets

The Nuggets' already slim hold on the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference narrowed even more on Thursday night with a road loss to the Sacramento Kings.

MORNING MINUTE: Nurkic for Plumlee is a win for Denver

Nate Lundy and Shawn Drotar of believe the move was more necessary than anything, and that the Nuggets should be happy with the end result.

Nuggets’ new direction begins with a postseason prequel

Fresh of a trade that puts the future of the franchise clearly in Nikola Jokic's hands, the Nuggets host the Warriors for a likely playoff preview.

Report: Nuggets trade Jusuf Nurkic to Trail Blazers for Mason Plumlee

Denver is trading center Jusuf Nurkic and the Grizzlies 2017 first-round pick to the Portland for big man Mason Plumlee and a second-round pick.

Jahlil Okafor to the Nuggets does make sense in one scenario

Now, the Nuggets are in a similar situation as the 76ers. They too have a big man who is looking for a change of scenery.

HIGHLIGHTS: Nurkic, starters struggle in loss to Lakers

Playing in place of injured starter Nikola Jokic for the second straight game, Nurkic was 0-for-7 shooting and contributed just four rebounds in 12 minutes.

Jusuf Nurkic’s days with the Denver Nuggets may be numbered

Denver Nuggets center Jusuf Nurkic may be playing for a other team in the near future. Marc Stein of ESPN is reporting that the Nuggets are actively working on finding a new home for the big men.

Cut in playing time nothing new for Jusuf Nurkic

Denver Nuggets center Jusuf Nurkic has been borderline non-existent in the past seven games, failing to record more than 10 minutes in a contest.