The Year in Pictures 2017: Faces & Places

After seemingly striking out at the NBA Draft and with various free agent flirtations, the Denver Nuggets finally got their man when they inked four-time All-Star Paul Millsap to a three-year, $90 million contract. Millsap was as advertised until a wrist injury suffered on Nov. 20 placed him on the shelf.

Oct 27, 2017; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Hawks forward Ersan Ilyasova (7) defends Denver Nuggets forward Paul Millsap (4) in the second quarter at Philips Arena. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports