2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
47-25, 2nd in Northwest
Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images)
12d

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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13d

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)
13d
Keldon Johnson and JaVale McGee set to be Team USA replacements (2:22)
13d
AP Photo/Gerald Herber
15d

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.

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37dColin 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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42dZach 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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43d

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.

AP Photo/Jack Dempsey
44dTim 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.

Stephen A. sounds off on NBA officials for ejecting Jokic (2:27)
45d
Does Chris Paul need a ring to be a top-five PG of all time? (2:21)
45d
Jokic reacts to his ejection in Nuggets' loss (0:49)
45d
CP3, Booker put up 71 to send Suns to sweep of Nuggets, 1st WCF since 2010 (1:40)
46d
Booker, CP3 celebrate with family after Suns clinch spot in WCF (0:45)
46d
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46dRoyce 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.

Jokic ejected after hard foul on Payne, scrum with Booker (1:24)
46d
Gordon dazzles on fast-break dunk (0:22)
46d

Team Stats

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

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2019-204627.630
2018-195428.659
2017-184636.561