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Home of Avs, Nuggets to require COVID-19 proof from fans

Oct. 27, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Kroenke Sports & Entertainment announced Wednesday that beginning Nov. 10, Ball Arena will require fans 12 and older to show proof they're fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or provide a negative COVID-19 test result within 72 hours of the event for admission. ...

Gobert leads Jazz over Nuggets 122-110 as Jokic gets hurt

Oct. 27, 2021 01:51 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Without the injured Nikola Jokic on the court, Rudy Gobert gladly took center stage down the stretch. Gobert had 23 points and 16 rebounds and Donovan Mitchell added 22 points to lead the Utah Jazz to a 122-110 win over the Denver Nuggets on...

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...

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...

2-time NBA loser San Diego perfect host for 3 teams' camps

Sep. 30, 2021 17:54 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Ty Lue was seven when the San Diego Clippers packed up their basketballs and uniforms and moved the 120 miles up the freeway to Los Angeles after the 1983-84 season, becoming the second NBA team to abandon “America’s Finest City” in 13 years. Even...

Porter agrees to 5-year deal with Nuggets, worth up to $207M

Sep. 27, 2021 20:00 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Sharpshooting forward Michael Porter Jr. has agreed to a five-year maximum extension with the Denver Nuggets that could be worth up to $207 million. His agent, Mark Bartelstein, confirmed the deal to The Associated Press on Monday. ESPN first reported the...

Aaron Gordon, Nuggets agree to 4-year, $92 million extension

Sep. 14, 2021 17:31 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Forward Aaron Gordon and the Denver Nuggets have agreed on a four-year, $92 million contract extension. His agent, Calvin Andrews, confirmed the contract to The Associated Press on Tuesday. The deal contains a player option for Gordon for the ’25-26...