Mark Knudson’s 3 Strikes: Buffs back to the Big 12, Apologies to Kroenke and keep Melo out of the Ball Arena rafters

Strike One: It’s mid-summer, so it’s obviously time for another college football bombshell to drop. Right on cue, the Pac 12 decided to deliver. In the true Oklahoma spirit of “Whatever Texas decides to do, we’ll do too,” UCLA has decided to join USC and abandon the conference they both used to rule and bolt […]

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Denver Nuggets sign wing Bruce Brown Jr. to two-year contract

According to Malika Andrews of ESPN (and host of NBA Today), the Denver Nuggets have signed wing Bruce Brown to a two-year contract, effectively saving this season’s free agency period. Bruce Brown has agreed to a 2-year, $13M+ deal with the Denver Nuggets, sources tell ESPN. — Malika Andrews (@malika_andrews) July 1, 2022 According to […]

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Denver Nuggets will re-sign Davon Reed to two-year contract

According to Mike Singer of the Denver Post, the Denver Nuggets are bringing back wing Davon Reed on a two-year deal. #Nuggets have agreed on a 2-year deal to convert Davon Reed to a standard deal, source tells @denverpost. — Mike Singer (@msinger) June 30, 2022 Davon Reed, 27, began the 2021-22 season on the […]

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Denver Nuggets to sign backup center DeAndre Jordan to one-year deal

According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, the Denver Nuggets are signing backup center DeAndre Jordan to a one-year contract. Free agent center DeAndre Jordan has agreed to a deal with the Denver Nuggets, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 30, 2022 DeAndre Jordan, the 14-year veteran who last played for the […]

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Denver Nuggets sign Nikola Jokić to five-year, $264 million supermax extension

According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, the Denver Nuggets are signing two-time MVP Nikola Jokić to a five-year supermax extension. Two-time NBA MVP Nikola Jokic has agreed to a five-year, $264 million supermax contract extension with the Denver Nuggets, the richest deal in NBA history, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. Fifth season (2027-28) will be […]

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Denver Nuggets still seeking wing depth in free agency

After the Denver Nuggets made a trade to acquire wing Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and guard Ish Smith from the Washington Wizards, the starting five is now locked in for the 2022-23 season. Flanking Nikola Jokić, the two-time MVP center, will be two All-Star caliber teammates in Jamal Murray and Michael Porter Jr. The Nuggets have shaped […]

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Which Denver Nuggets free agents will re-sign for the 2022-23 season?

As the Denver Nuggets prepare for 2022 NBA Free Agency beginning on Thursday at 4pm MT, the roster is slowly coming into focus. The Nuggets are currently committed to 11 players on full-time contracts and one player (Collin Gillespie) on a two-way contract for next year. Though the Nuggets acquired Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Ish Smith […]

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The new Nuggets kids on the block are ready to go

Three words come to mind after listening to Christian Braun, Peyton Watson, and Ismael Kamagate speak to local media today: defense, work, and culture. When the Nuggets selected three rookies in the 2022 NBA Draft, it caught some (including me) by surprise. Now that the players are in the building and have spoken to media […]

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Mark Knudson’s 3 Strikes: Avalanche vs Avalanche, rebuilding Rockies and the Nuggets’ overloaded roster

Strike One: After an emotional championship victory, the tendency is to heap on the accolades, those that have been earned and those that maybe quite haven’t. The 2022 Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche have certainly earned the right to place themselves on the Mount Rushmore of Colorado sports champs. But are they the G.O.A.T. as […]

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