Latest Jamal Murray News

Nuggets say guard PJ Dozier out for season with torn ACL

Nov. 24, 2021 19:21 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The short-handed Denver Nuggets confirmed Wednesday that guard PJ Dozier's season is over after he tore his left anterior cruciate ligament in a 119-100 loss at Portland on Tuesday night. Dozier got hurt when he landed awkwardly after cutting across the...

LaVine, DeRozan come up big as Bulls beat Nuggets 114-108

Nov. 20, 2021 00:39 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Zach LaVine took over late before handing things over to DeMar DeRozan, who took it from there. That was much to the delight of a strong Chicago crowd, too, chanting “Let's go Bulls!" at every chance. LaVine scored 12 of his 36...

Nuggets' Jokic sits out vs. Bulls with sprained right wrist

Nov. 19, 2021 20:28 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets were without reigning MVP Nikola Jokic on Friday night against the Chicago Bulls because of a sprained right wrist. Jokic appeared to hurt the wrist the night before in a home loss to Philadelphia. The Nuggets big man is averaging 26.4...

Denver's Jokić learning how to stand up, not get tossed out

Nov. 16, 2021 02:46 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Reigning NBA MVP Nikola Jokić is steadily learning what all great big men have had to figure out when it comes to physical play: how to show enough is enough without hurting the team. The Denver Nuggets' center — nicknamed “Joker” — has been known...

Love, Allen guide Cavaliers to 99-87 win over Nuggets

Oct. 26, 2021 00:47 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The tempers briefly flared between feisty guards Ricky Rubio and Facundo Campazzo as both got in each other's face late in the third quarter. Nothing happened besides a stare down. All it did was help ignite Cleveland's big win. Kevin...

Jokic posts 32 points, 16 boards; Nuggets top Spurs 102-96

Oct. 23, 2021 01:10 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Not everyone thought Nikola Jokic should have won the MVP award last season. His Denver teammates did, and one, in fact, predicted he would repeat. “I’ve never seen nobody play his pace. The slow Euro-step is unstoppable,” JaMychal Green said. “A...

Jokic scores 27 points, Nuggets beat Suns 110-98

Oct. 21, 2021 01:49 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Nikola Jokic was up to his old tricks Wednesday night, scoring on a crafty array of hook shots, 3-pointers and flat-footed jumpers. In short, the reigning MVP still looks a lot like an MVP. The 6-foot-11 Serbian poured in 27 points...

Injured Nuggets star Jamal Murray: 'I can't rush time'

Oct. 19, 2021 13:10 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Jamal Murray is conflicted. The Nuggets' star guard can't wait to get back to playing basketball like he did before that awful night in San Francisco last April when his left knee buckled as he drove past Andrew Wiggins, ending his season and ultimately...

Oldies but goodies: The Lakers may be ones to catch in West

Oct. 13, 2021 17:52 PM EDT

It may be a roster like none other. The Los Angeles Lakers have four of the NBA’s top seven active scorers. The top three leading active rebounders. Three of the top four active leaders in assists. Three of the top five in blocks. Three of the top five in wins. Four of...

Denver Nuggets must make do without Jamal Murray again

Oct. 12, 2021 18:16 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Even on a roster featuring reigning MVP Nikola Jokic, guard Will Barton said the Denver Nuggets' guiding philosophy in 2021-22 will be to “win by committee.” At least until Jamal Murray returns to the lineup. “Yeah, I think...