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2016 Schedule
33-49, 4th in Northwest
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Mike Miller competes in SC 3-point challenge (0:57)
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Towns, Porzingis unanimous all-rookie picks

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Karl-Anthony Towns and New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis were both unanimously voted to the NBA's All-Rookie first team.

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Who will Denver take with the No. 7 pick?

Chad Ford's mock draft after the NBA draft lottery projects the Nuggets to pick Henry Ellenson out of Marquette. Ellenson could be a good fit since he has the ability to spread the floor. Ford’s Mock Draft 7.0 (Insider)

Denver lands seventh draft pick

The Nuggets were awarded the No. 7 overall pick for the June NBA draft during Tuesday night's lottery, their most likely landing spot. They went into the lottery with a 6 percent chance of picking first and a 15 percent chance of landing in the top three.

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Will Denver finally catch lottery break?

The Nuggets have never improved their position in the lottery. They've held the spot dictated by their record five times and dropped back eight times. (ESPN/Watch ESPN, 8 p.m. ET) Play the NBA draft lottery

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76ers 'earned' top pick; will they get it?

In the NBA draft lottery's present format, the team with the best odds of receiving the first overall choice has landed it five of 22 times. The Timberwolves did last year. ESPN/WatchESPN, 8 p.m. ET

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What you need to know for the 2016 NBA Draft Lottery (1:13)
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Nuggets, Ellenson appear to be likely fit

The Nuggets have a 6 percent chance of landing the first draft pick in Tuesday night's NBA lottery and are most likely to choose seventh.

  • If they pick first, Chad Ford thinks they should take LSU's Ben Simmons.
  • They have a 15 percent chance of getting a top-3 pick.
  • If they go at No. 7, their selection should be Marquette's Henry Ellenson, according to Ford.
Ford's lottery guide (Insider)

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Mike Miller: Cavaliers are favorite to win title

Nuggets G Mike Miller dishes on his pick to win the NBA title, signing with the Cavaliers, whether LeBron James wants to face the Heat in the Eastern finals, James' influence and Dwyane Wade's role.

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Mike Miller tells his monkey story (1:59)
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Mike Miller favors Cavs to win NBA title (0:55)
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Miller: This is Wade's time (1:55)
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Mike Miller recounts his shoeless playoff 3-pointer (1:04)

Chriss would be worth gamble at No. 8

ESPN's latest lottery generator has the Nuggets drafting eighth. Kevin Pelton and Chad Ford are high on Washington freshman forward Marquese Chriss but recognize that might not be the safest selection. Top-10 mock draft (Insider)

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Would Nuggets draft Chriss at No. 8?

Chad Ford and Kevin Pelton recommend Washington freshman forward Marquese Chriss in that slot. They recognize that could be a high-risk, high-reward selection. Top-10 mock draft (Insider)

Team Stats

Points Per Game101.920th
Rebounds Per Game44.68th
Assists Per Game22.714th
Points Allowed105.022nd

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2015-163349.402
2014-153052.366
2013-143646.439
2012-135725.695
2011-123828.576

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