Marcus Smart and Jusuf Nurkic got second-place votes. Whoa. Smart from Celtics broadcaster Maxwell, Nurkic from Nuggets broadcster Kosmicki.
A reminder that Ty Lawson is under contract with the Nuggets until 2017. The Mavs would have to trade for him.
In Dec 2006, JR suspended 10 games, while with Denver, for role n Nuggets-Knicks brawl
In Oct 2007 JR suspended 3 games (by Nuggets) for incident in Denver nightclub
Nuggets are a mess right now in multiple ways. Not sure Brooks wants that kind of trouble.
All these folks calling for Nuggets to hire Scott Brooks are assuming he wants to come back to Denver. I wouldn't take that for granted.
The Nuggets should hire Scott Brooks. Go get him.
The 1994 Nuggets*, 1999 Knicks, 2007 Warriors, 2011 Grizzlies and 2012 76ers are the only teams to pull 8-over-1 upsets in playoff history