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June 26, 2014 Updates
June 25, 2014 Updates

The Nuggets are far removed from the initial national conversations concerning the next landing spot for LeBron James, but they will not let the opportunity pass without at least making their interest known. Boulder Daily Camera

June 24, 2014 Updates

The Nuggets continue to be involved in the Kevin Love trade talks, though there is a growing sense that the Timberwolves' All-Star power forward will not be traded before the draft. Sports Illustrated

The Nuggets like Stauskas and Michigan State’s Gary Harris, according to a source. Stauskas’ size and shooting give him an edge over Harris, who is smaller and more defensive minded. Sports Illustrated

The Magic have also been trying to both move up and get another lottery pick. They've offered Nos. 4 and 12 and Afflalo to the Cavs and Bucks, but so far, no takers. They've also used Afflalo as bait to get a pick from the Kings at No. 8 and the Nuggets at 11, but so far, no deal. ESPN.com

June 23, 2014 Updates
June 22, 2014 Updates

Like most kids growing up in Brazil, Felipe Eichenberger gravitated toward soccer as his sport of choice. By age 12, genetics forced him to go in a different direction. “I was too big,” he said. “I was growing up too fast and my coordination wasn’t good enough against faster guys. I was like, ‘I’ve got to change sports.’ ” The transition to basketball proved to be a good one for Eichenberger, who is entering his fourth season as the assistant strength and conditioning coach for the Denver Nuggets. He earned a scholarship at Northwestern Oklahoma State University and enjoyed four productive years at the NAIA level. NBA.com

June 21, 2014 Updates

There are strong indications that Dario Saric's invitation to the draft-night green room is the result of a promise from the Nuggets to grab him with the 11th pick. Teams in the mid-to-late lottery have tried to get Saric to come in for workouts, but have been told he'll be gone by the time they pick. CBSSports.com



Carmelo Anthony is way up there, but can't beat two legends from the run-and-gun teams of the 80's.


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