Denver’s ABA team was originally known as the Rockets. When the team was preparing to move to the NBA in 1974, they needed a new nickname, as Rockets was already claimed by the franchise in Houston. Nuggets, an allusion to the city’s mining tradition and the Colorado Gold Rush during the late 1850s and early 1860s, was chosen via a name-the-team contest.

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Denver Nuggets at Minnesota Timberwolves Box Score, February 15, 2000

Table Starters MP TS% eFG% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg BPM Nick Van Exel 47:03 .485 .458 .292 .167 0.0 14.5 7.0 28.4 1.1 0.0 21.4 30.6 92 107 -2.8 Tariq Abdul-Wahad 45:51 .519 .500 .000 .071 2.8 17.7 10.1 8.9 1.1 0.0 0.0 13.8 124 107 0.4 […]

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Jokic leads Nuggets to 10th straight win over Timberwolves

JaMychal Green had 17 off the bench, Jamal Murray scored 15, Facundo Campazzo added 11 and Gary Harris and Paul Millsap had 10 apiece to help the Nuggets beat Minnesota for the 10th straight time. D’Angelo Russell had 33 points and 11 assists, Juancho Hernangomez had 21 of his 25 points in the first half […]

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Steve Kerr reveals target playing time range for Steph Curry and other Warriors in the opening preseason game vs. Nuggets

The Golden State Warriors are just one day away from their first game action in nine long months. The Warriors are slated to host the Denver Nuggets at Chase Center in San Francisco for the opening game of their 2020-21 NBA preseason. Along with the 2020 Bay Area debuts of Kelly Oubre Jr., Brad Wanamaker, […]