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(L/R) President Josh Kroenke, Arron Afflalo #10 and General Manager Tim Connelly of the Denver Nuggets pose for a photo during a press conference on June 30, 2014 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Banking On Big Year From Arron Afflalo

Josh Kroenke’s slip of the tongue even made Arron Afflalo smirk. The Denver Nuggets president explained Monday how he has closely “Afflalowed” the shooting guard’s two seasons in Orlando, before reacquiring him in a draft-day deal last week.

06/30/2014

Jusuf Nurkic addresses the media after being selected 16th overall by the Chicago Bulls later traded to the Denver Nuggets during the 2014 NBA Draft on June 26, 2014 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Jeyhoun Allebaugh/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Get Nurkic, Harris After Deal With Bulls

The Denver Nuggets parlayed a draft-day trade with Chicago into a Bosnian big man that very few knew about until Thursday and a shooting guard they long coveted.

06/26/2014

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AP Source: Nuggets Acquire Arron Afflalo From Magic

The Denver Nuggets have brought back Arron Afflalo, acquiring the veteran guard from the Orlando Magic for point guard Evan Fournier and the No. 56 pick in the draft, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Thursday.

06/26/2014

James Harden had 32 points and Chandler Parsons scored eight points in overtime to lift the Houston Rockets to a 130-125 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Sunday night.

Rockets Rally For 130-125 OT Win Over Denver

James Harden had 32 points and Chandler Parsons scored eight points in overtime to lift the Houston Rockets to a 130-125 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Sunday night.

04/06/2014

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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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Faried, Lawson Lead Nuggets Past Lakers 134-126

Reflecting on his game during a monthlong recovery from a broken left rib has helped Ty Lawson come back strong.

03/08/2014

Robin Lopez #42 of the Portland Trail Blazers dunks against Aaron Brooks #0 of the Denver Nuggets on March 1, 2014 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon. (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Blazers Beat Nuggets 102-96, Sweep Season Series

The Blazers won their fifth straight game with a 102-96 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Saturday night.

03/02/2014

Nicolas Batum #88 of the Portland Trail Blazers battles for rebound position against Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets on Feb. 25, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. (credit: Bart Young/NBAE via Getty Images)

Errant Shots Doom Nuggets In Loss To Trail Blazers

Damian Lillard made up for the absence of fellow All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge by scoring 31 points in the Portland Trail Blazers’ 100-95 win over the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday night.

02/25/2014

DENVER, CO - FEBRUARY 23: Evan Fournier #94 of the Denver Nuggets shoots against the Sacramento Kings on February 23, 2014 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kings Race Past Nuggets At Pepsi Center

Isaiah Thomas scored 33 points, Rudy Gay had 32 and the Sacramento Kings routed the Nuggets 109-95 on Sunday night for their first win in Denver in six years.

02/23/2014

Wilson Chandler #21 of the Denver Nuggets shoots against the Phoenix Suns on Feb. 18, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. (credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Green’s 36 Points Lead Suns Past Nuggets In OT

Gerald Green scored a career-high 36 points, including eight in overtime, and the Phoenix Suns beat Denver 112-107 on Tuesday night to hand the Nuggets their fifth consecutive loss.

02/18/2014

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