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Nuggets add Navy SEAL training to offseason

The Denver Nuggets play their home games in one of the most difficult environments in pro sports. Playing in the thin air of the Mile High City tends to wear opponents down and for years has been a distinct home court advantage for the Nuggets. This offseason the Nuggets took a different approach to getting in premium condition to play at 5,280 feet above sea level. As training camp...
Via Mile High Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jameer Nelson talks “Dig Deep Week” with

  As has already been established here at and elsewhere across the Nuggets Nation, Jameer Nelson is one coot cat. Not only is he an All-Star and general on the floor, but he’s also one of the best teammates and all-around good people in the NBA. This past week Nelson flew almost the entire Nuggets organization to his hometown of Philadelphia, PA, for a week-long...
Via BSN Denver
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Nuggets were put through an offseason workout by a Navy SEAL

The Denver Nuggets play in one of the most difficult imaginable environments. The thin air of the Mile High City tends to wear you down pretty quick, and it's been a huge home court advantage for the Nuggets for years and years. With that in mind, the Nuggets are taking steps as a team to be able to handle that pressure and be in premium shape.Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson,...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jameer Nelson continues to be awesome, writes op-ed for Players’ Tribune

  Every few years the Nuggets sign someone who I come to adore. This player usually isn’t the most talented on the roster — he might not even be in the rotation — but when he plays he always gives it his all and epitomizes what’s truly great about raw, professional competition. In the past this prototype has been manifested through guys like Corey Brewer, Arron Afflalo and...
Via BSN Denver
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jameer Nelson opens up about playing against younger guards

Denver Nuggets guard Jameer Nelson has enjoyed a lengthy NBA career. Nelson will be entering his 12 NBA season this year, which presents some challenges given the influx of dynamic young guards in the league.  Recently, Nelson wrote an article for The Players Tribune explaining his thought process with the league shifting more towards guard play:"I’m now entering a veteran position...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jameer Nelson to hold week-long team workout in Philadelphia

General manager and executive vice president of basketball operations, Tim Connelly went on Mile High Sports Radio with Gil Whiteley to discuss the Nuggets offseason, their needs at shooting and gave some intel on a week-long “workout” veteran guard Jammer Nelson is holding in Philadelphia for the entire roster. Nelson, a native of Chester, Pennsylvania, signed a new free...
Via BSN Denver
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Nuggets GM expects leadership role for Nelson

Tim Connelly has big expectations for Denver Nuggets point guard Jameer Nelson after the GM inked him to a three-year contract worth a reported $13.5 million. Nelson, who enters his 12th year in the NBA, will be expected to take on the primary leadership role with the club Connelly said in a Tuesday interview with Gil Whiteley on Mile High Sports AM 1340. Nelson, a 2009 All-Star...
Via Mile High Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Nuggets re-sign Nelson for three years

After a lull of more than a week to start the free agency period, the Nuggets are now hard at work solidifying their roster for 2015-16 and beyond, as RealGM is reporting that they have agreed in principle to a multi-year deal with point guard Jameer Nelson. Free agent Jameer Nelson has an agreement in principle on a new three-year contract with the Denver Nuggets, league sources...
Via Mile High Sports
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Jameer Nelson to opt out

  According to Shams Charania of, Denver Nuggets’ point guard Jameer Nelson will opt out of his current contract to become an unrestricted free agent this summer. Per Charania: Denver Nuggets guard Jameer Nelson is planning to opt out of his $2.85 million player option for the 2015-16 season to enter free agency, league sources told RealGM. Nelson has not yet informed...
Via BSN Denver
June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Orlando Magic put up billboards thanking Jameer Nelson

The Orlando Magic, in recognition of the 10 years Jameer Nelson spent with them, have placed two billboards in Orlando to thank him. The billboards are located at the State Rt. 408 and Kirkman Avenue exchange and on Interstate 4 just south of downtown between the Michigan Avenue and Orange Blossom Trail exits. The Magic have also dedicated the home page of to the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

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