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Danilo Gallinari

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Nuggets Staying Home For First Time In Decade

The Denver Nuggets aren’t accustomed to cleaning out their lockers in April.

04/17/2014

J.J. Hickson will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL, joining Danilo Gallinari, JaVale McGee and Nate Robinson as Nuggets who will have undergone season-ending surgery.  (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hickson Has Surgery To Fix Torn ACL

The Denver Nuggets say forward J.J. Hickson had surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right knee on Tuesday.

03/26/2014

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Faried Helps Nuggets To 105-102 Win

Kenneth Faried had 20 points and Aaron Brooks hit four straight free throws in the final 12 seconds, helping the injury-riddled Denver Nuggets hold off the Washington Wizards 105-102 on Sunday night.

03/23/2014

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Nuggets’ Hickson Out For Season With Knee Injury

Nuggets forward J.J. Hickson has a torn ligament in his right knee, general manager Tim Connelly said Saturday.

03/22/2014

Wilson Chandler #21 Randy Foye #4, Ty Lawson #3 and Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets pose for photos wearing the uniforms from the 1993-1994 season on March 4, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. (credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Fortify Defense In Effort To End Skid

For nearly two hours Tuesday, the first-year Denver Nuggets coach Brian Shaw had his team work on nothing but defense and defense and more defense.

03/05/2014

Brian Shaw, Head Coach of the Denver Nuggets shares a word with Andre Miller on Nov. 23, 2013 at the Pepsi Center. (credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Find Themselves In Playoff Peril

Unless the nose-diving Denver Nuggets can turn things around, they’ll miss the playoffs for the first time since 2003, when they got Carmelo Anthony after a 17-65 season.

02/18/2014

Danilo Gallinari #8 of the Denver Nuggets reacts while playing against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game Six of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 10, 2012 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Danilo Gallinari Undergoes Second ACL Operation, Out For Season

Danilo Gallinari has had a major setback in his return from left knee surgery, requiring a second operation Tuesday that will sideline him for the remainder of the season.

01/21/2014

Danilo Gallinari (credit: CBS)

Gallinari Speaks To Students, Has No Timetable For Return To Floor

Danilo Gallinari took center stage on a basketball court again, chatting in a tiny gym with grade-school kids who were quite intrigued by his height.

11/12/2013

Ty Lawson and Head Coach Brian Shaw of the Denver Nuggets pose for a photo on Media Day on Sept. 30, 2013, at the Pepsi Center. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Shaw’s System Steadily Sinking In For Nuggets

By the time January rolls around Brian Shaw envisions his team fully embracing his system, one that hinges on half-court sets, a powerful presence in the paint and smothering defense.

10/22/2013

J.J. Hickson (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Have Log Jam In Frontcourt With Signing Of J.J. Hickson

J.J. Hickson, a 6-foot-9 power forward, agreed to terms with the Nuggets Sunday afternoon and will reportedly get a three-year deal worth $15 million.

07/08/2013

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