2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
47-25, 2nd in Northwest
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Nuggets keep Barton; give Jeff Green 2-year deal

The Nuggets have secured the longest-tenured player on their roster, agreeing to a two-year, $32 million deal with Will Barton. Denver is also adding veteran Jeff Green, a key reserve for the Nets last season, on a two-year, $10 million contract.

Nah'Shon Hyland's NBA draft profile (0:29)
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Sources: Nuggets' Barton declines player option

Denver Nuggets wing Will Barton has declined his $14.7 million player option for the 2021-2022 season and will become a free agent, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

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Johnson, McGee replace Love, Beal for Olympics

After Cavaliers forward Kevin Love withdrew from Team USA, Nuggets center JaVale McGee and Spurs forward Keldon Johnson accepted the open spots on the 12-man roster for the Olympics.

Stephen A. can't believe he is fine with JaVale McGee joining Team USA (2:24)
Keldon Johnson and JaVale McGee set to be Team USA replacements (2:22)
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Sources: Unseld, Ham front-runners for Wizards

Nuggets assistant coach Wes Unseld Jr. and Bucks assistant coach Darvin Ham are the front-runners in the Wizards' coaching search, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, while Bucks assistant Charles Lee also has emerged as a finalist.

Adrian Wojnarowski Senior NBA Insider 

Nuggets assistant Wes Unseld Jr. and Bucks assistant Darvin Ham are the frontrunners in the Washington Wizards' coaching search, sources tell ESPN. Bucks assistant Charles Lee has also emerged as a finalist.

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43dColin Udoh

NBA's Morris, Anunoby headline Nigeria's Olympic roster

Denver Nuggets guard Monte Morris is one of 13 NBA players named on Nigeria's preliminary roster by head coach Mike Brown at a pre-Olympic Games training camp in California.

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49dZach Lowe

Booker rewards Suns fan after fracas in Denver

Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker is sending an autographed jersey and tickets to a conference finals game to one of the team's fans who was involved in an altercation with a Nuggets fan during Game 4 in Denver.

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Serbia's Jokic to skip at least Olympic qualifying

In a statement obtained by ESPN on Wednesday, Nuggets star Nikola Jokic said he will not be joining the Serbian national team for at least Olympic qualifying, citing a need for recovery.

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50dTim Bontemps

MVP Jokic, Steph highlight All-NBA selections

Nikola Jokic and Stephen Curry were joined on the first team by Luka Doncic, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kawhi Leonard as the All-NBA selections were announced Tuesday night.

Does Chris Paul need a ring to be a top-five PG of all time? (2:21)
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52dRoyce Young

Malone 'shocked' Jokic tossed for 'frustration foul'

With the Nuggets facing playoff elimination, league MVP Nikola Jokic was ejected from Sunday night's game with a flagrant foul 2 after taking a wild swing in frustration at Suns guard Cameron Payne.

54dNick Friedell

Nuggets' Malone: Being swept 'last thing I want'

After the Denver Nuggets fell into a 3-0 hole with Friday night's 116-102 loss to the Suns, coach Michael Malone said he hopes his team shows "some real fight" to force a Game 5.

Team Stats

Points Per Game115.18th
Rebounds Per Game44.413th
Assists Per Game26.8Tied-5th
Points Allowed111.012th

Team History