Kenneth Faried

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

Jerrelle Benimon #20 of the Denver Nuggets battles for position against Nikola Mirotic #44 of the Chicago Bulls on October 13, 2014 at United Center, Chicago, Illinois. 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 Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Show Balance On Offense But Fall To Bulls 110-90

Jimmy Butler scored 21 points while rookieDoug McDermott added 16 to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 110-90 rout of the Denver Nuggets in an exhibition game on Monday night.

10/14/2014

Kenneth Faried (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

AP Source: Nuggets, Faried Agree To Extension

The Denver Nuggets forward has agreed to a four-year, $50 million contract extension, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press.

10/07/2014

Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets poses with his gold medal from the 2014 FIBA World Cup of  Basketball during media day on September 29, 2014 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Faried Even More Confident After Gold-Medal Summer

Coach K believed in him, enough to even ask him to take charge of the team. All Stars listened to him, too, especially at crunch time.

09/30/2014

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

Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets goes up for the layup against the Los Angeles Clippers on February 3, 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)

Kenneth Faried Makes Team USA’s Final Roster

Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried has made the final cut to play for the U.S. national team.

08/23/2014

Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets stands on the court during a game against the Orlando Magic on March 12, 2014 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets’ Kenneth Faried Makes Cut For Team USA

Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried has made the latest cut to play for the U.S. national team.

08/05/2014

Kenneth Faried on Xfinity Monday Live! (credit: CBS)

Faried Thinks He’ll Have More Of A Leadership Role On Nuggets

Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried, who came on really strong at the end of last season, says he hopes to take on more of a leadership role on the team next year, but now he’s focused on playing for Team USA.

08/04/2014

DENVER, CO - APRIL 12: Kenneth Faried #35 of the Denver Nuggets celebrates during a game against the Utah Jazz on April 12, 2014 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Faried Helps Nuggets Rally Past Jazz 101-94

Kenneth Faried scored 24 points and pulled down 21 rebounds Saturday night in the short-handed Denver Nuggets’ 101-94 come-from-behind win over the Utah Jazz.

04/12/2014

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Faried’s Shot Lifts Nuggets Over Warriors 100-99

Kenneth Farried watched the Golden State Warriors celebrate enough victories against the Denver Nuggets during last year’s playoffs. He wouldn’t allow his team to witness another Warriors coronation this spring.

04/11/2014

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