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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

George Karl on Xfinity Monday Live! (credit: CBS)

George Karl Definitely Wants ‘One More Shot’ At Coaching In NBA

Former Denver Nuggets coach George Karl was a candidate for the Golden State coaching job, which seemed like a great fit, but the Warriors went with Steve Kerr instead.

06/04/2014

Ty Lawson (credit: CBS)

Nuggets Guard Lawson’s Goal Is To Reach Elite Status

It wasn’t long ago that the Denver Nuggets were a perennial playoff team. For the team to get back to that level, one key may be point guard Ty Lawson elevating his game.

05/13/2014

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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

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

JaVale McGee #34 of the Denver Nuggets (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

McGee Out Indefinitely With Fractured Tibia

Nuggets starting center JaVale McGee is out indefinitely with a stress fracture in his lower left leg

11/10/2013

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

Brian Shaw at the Nuggets news conference on Monday (credit: CBS)

Brian Shaw Ready To Bring New Style To Nuggets

Obviously, Denver Nuggets general manager Tim Connelly was only kidding and not trying to put this kind of pressure on his new coach.

09/30/2013

George Karl (credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Former Nuggets Coach George Karl Joins ESPN As Analyst

George Karl, who won the NBA Coach of the Year award last season but then lost his job in Denver, is joining ESPN as a studio analyst.

09/30/2013

Timofey Mozgov #25 of the Denver Nuggets goes up for the hook shot versus the Los Angeles Clippers on March 7, 2013 at the Pepsi Center. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Resign Backup Center Mozgov

The Denver Nuggets have resigned backup center Timofey Mozgov to a three-year, $14 million contract.

07/28/2013

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