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Danilo Gallinari poses on Sept. 29, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. (credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sidelined 18 Months, Gallinari Anxious For Opener

Danilo Gallinari’s every moment on the court will be closely tracked and monitored. For now, no more than 20 minutes a game for the Nuggets forward, no matter how well he’s playing, how tight the game may be or how much he pleads.

10/29/2014

Ty Lawson #3 of the Denver Nuggets passes the ball against the Oklahoma City Thunder on March 24, 2014 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Turn The Page On Injury-Filled Season

The influence of Peyton Manning even extends to the basketball court these days. Recently, the Denver Broncos quarterback visited with speedy Nuggets point guard Ty Lawson, just one ball distributor chatting with another.

10/21/2014

Danilo Gallinari poses on Sept. 29, 2014 at the Pepsi Center. (credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets’ Gallinari On Mend From Knee Injury

For the last 18 months, Danilo Gallinari has played far more tour guide than small forward.

09/30/2014

Arron Afflalo (credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

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

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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 (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

Denver Nuggets (credit: DenverNuggets.com)

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

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

Andre Miller #24 of the Denver Nuggets speaks with Brian Shaw Head Coach against the Atlanta Hawks on November 7, 2013 at the Pepsi Center. (Photo by Bart Young/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Deal Disgruntled Miller In 3-Team Trade

The Washington Wizards, pushing for their first playoff berth since 2008, acquired disgruntled point guard Andre Miller from the Denver Nuggets on Thursday in a three-way trade that also involves the Philadelphia 76ers.

02/20/2014

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