Denver Nuggets Opening Day Rosters

2015-2016 Denver Nuggets Opening Day Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Darrell Arthur PF 6-9 235 Mar 25, 1988 27 Kansas 7 2008 Rnd 1, Pick 27, New Orleans Pelicans
Will Barton SG 6-6 175 Jan 6, 1991 24 Memphis 3 2012 Rnd 2, Pick 10, Portland Trail Blazers
Wilson Chandler PF/SF 6-8 225 May 10, 1987 28 DePaul 8 2007 Rnd 1, Pick 23, New York Knicks
Kenneth Faried PF 6-8 228 Nov 19, 1989 25 Morehead State 4 2011 Rnd 1, Pick 22, Denver Nuggets
Randy Foye SG 6-4 213 Sep 24, 1983 32 Villanova 9 2006 Rnd 1, Pick 7, Boston Celtics
Danilo Gallinari SF 6-10 225 Aug 8, 1988 27 EA7 Emporio Armani Milano (Italy) 7 2008 Rnd 1, Pick 6, New York Knicks
Erick Green G 6-4 184 May 9, 1991 24 Virginia Tech 1 2013 Rnd 2, Pick 16, Utah Jazz
Gary Harris SG 6-4 210 Sep 14, 1994 21 Michigan State 1 2014 Rnd 1, Pick 19, Chicago Bulls
J.J. Hickson PF/C 6-9 242 Sep 4, 1988 27 North Carolina State 7 2008 Rnd 1, Pick 19, Cleveland Cavaliers
Nikola Jokic C 6-10 250 Feb 19, 1995 20 KK Mega Vizura (Serbia) 0 2014 Rnd 2, Pick 11, Denver Nuggets
Joffrey Lauvergne PF 6-11 220 Sep 30, 1991 24 KK Partizan (Serbia) 1 2013 Rnd 2, Pick 25, Memphis Grizzlies
Mike Miller SG/SF 6-8 218 Feb 19, 1980 35 Florida 15 2000 Rnd 1, Pick 5, Orlando Magic
Emmanuel Mudiay PG 6-5 200 Mar 5, 1996 19 Guangdong Foshan (China) 0 2015 Rnd 1, Pick 7, Denver Nuggets
Jameer Nelson PG 6-0 190 Feb 9, 1982 33 Saint Joseph's 11 2004 Rnd 1, Pick 20, Denver Nuggets
Jusuf Nurkic FC 7-0 280 Aug 23, 1994 21 KK Cedevita (Croatia) 1 2014 Rnd 1, Pick 16, Chicago Bulls

Denver 105, Houston 85

October 28, 2015

Regular Season

Toyota Center (Houston, Texas)

Attendance: 18,240

Officials: Brian Forte, Dan Crawford, Brent Barnaky

Team Rebounds: Denver (9) Houston (9)

Technicals: Denver (0) Houston (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
DEN (1-0) 27 26 23 29 105
HOU (0-1) 21 28 14 22 85

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
DEN 97 108.2 87.6
HOU 97 87.6 108.2

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
DEN .589 0.216 0.184 0.152
HOU .391 0.165 0.341 0.195

Denver Nuggets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
35 Kenneth Faried Starter PF 30:50 8-10 0-0 2-6 16.2 3.0 6 9 1 5 1 3 2 18
8 Danilo Gallinari Starter SF 35:36 7-15 3-5 6-6 22.5 2.0 6 8 3 1 1 3 0 23
14 Gary Harris Starter SG 29:29 2-5 1-2 0-0 11.0 0.0 5 5 5 4 3 1 1 5
77 Joffrey Lauvergne Starter C 21:33 4-5 1-1 2-2 11.8 2.0 5 7 1 3 0 1 1 11
0 Emmanuel Mudiay Starter PG 37:54 6-13 3-5 2-4 5.5 0.0 5 5 9 4 0 0 11 17
00 Darrell Arthur Bench PF 15:41 2-5 1-1 0-0 4.5 1.0 1 2 1 1 0 2 1 5
5 Will Barton Bench SF 19:34 5-10 1-2 0-0 7.8 1.0 3 4 0 0 1 0 0 11
4 Randy Foye Bench SG 18:00 1-6 1-6 0-0 4.0 0.0 4 4 2 1 2 0 1 3
11 Erick Green Bench PG 01:29 0-0 0-0 0-0 1.0 0.0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
15 Nikola Jokic Bench C 03:55 1-1 0-0 0-0 0.2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
3 Mike Miller Bench SF 01:29 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
1 Jameer Nelson Bench PG 24:30 4-9 2-5 0-0 5.0 0.0 5 5 3 6 1 0 3 10
  Team                   9            
        240 40-79 13-27 12-18 111.0 9 40 58 26 26 9 10 21 105
          50.6% 48.1% 66.7%                    

Houston Rockets

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL BLK TO PTS
1 Trevor Ariza Starter SF 33:10 2-10 1-7 1-2 0.5 1.0 1 2 1 2 3 1 3 6
13 James Harden Starter SG 36:23 6-21 2-12 8-9 13.6 1.0 5 6 6 2 2 2 3 22
6 Terrence Jones Starter PF 28:32 6-13 0-2 3-5 6.9 4.0 2 6 0 4 1 1 2 15
3 Ty Lawson Starter PG 36:42 3-10 2-3 4-6 8.2 0.0 4 4 6 0 0 0 3 12
15 Clint Capela Starter C 24:55 4-7 0-0 1-2 12.8 6.0 1 7 0 2 2 3 1 9
2 Patrick Beverley Bench PG 21:16 3-9 2-7 0-0 6.8 2.0 6 8 1 2 2 0 3 8
33 Corey Brewer Bench SF 29:25 2-12 1-3 0-2 1.0 0.0 7 7 0 3 2 1 1 5
7 Sam Dekker Bench SF 01:29 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
35 Montrezl Harrell Bench PF 15:50 4-4 0-0 0-0 6.5 1.0 2 3 1 4 0 0 0 8
32 K.J. McDaniels Bench SG 01:29 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
31 Jason Terry Bench SG 10:49 0-1 0-1 0-0 3.0 0.0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0
  Team                   9         1  
        240 30-87 8-35 17-26 75.2 15 29 53 17 19 13 8 17 85
          34.5% 22.9% 65.4%                    

Denver Nuggets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Emmanuel Mudiay
17.0p, 5.0r, 9.0a
Gary Harris
5.0p, 5.0r, 5.0a
Danilo Gallinari
23.0p, 8.0r, 3.0a
Kenneth Faried
18.0p, 9.0r, 1.0a
Joffrey Lauvergne
11.0p, 7.0r, 1.0a
Rotation Jameer Nelson
10.0p, 5.0r, 3.0a
Randy Foye
3.0p, 4.0r, 2.0a
Will Barton
11.0p, 4.0r, 0.0a
Darrell Arthur
5.0p, 2.0r, 1.0a
 
 
Lim PT Erick Green
0.0p, 0.0r, 1.0a
 
 
Mike Miller
0.0p, 0.0r, 0.0a
 
 
Nikola Jokic
2.0p, 0.0r, 0.0a

Houston Rockets Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Ty Lawson
12.0p, 4.0r, 6.0a
James Harden
22.0p, 6.0r, 6.0a
Trevor Ariza
6.0p, 2.0r, 1.0a
Terrence Jones
15.0p, 6.0r, 0.0a
Clint Capela
9.0p, 7.0r, 0.0a
Rotation Patrick Beverley
8.0p, 8.0r, 1.0a
Jason Terry
0.0p, 1.0r, 2.0a
Corey Brewer
5.0p, 7.0r, 0.0a
Montrezl Harrell
8.0p, 3.0r, 1.0a
 
 
Lim PT  
 
K.J. McDaniels
0.0p, 0.0r, 0.0a
Sam Dekker
0.0p, 0.0r, 0.0a
 
 
 
 

7 Nuggets Leaders

MPG Emmanuel Mudiay 37.9
FG% Nikola Jokic 1.000
3P% Joffrey Lauvergne 1.000
FT% Joffrey Lauvergne 1.000
ORPG Kenneth Faried 3.0
DRPG Danilo Gallinari 6.0
RPG Kenneth Faried 9.0
SPG Gary Harris 3.0
APG Emmanuel Mudiay 9.0
BPG Danilo Gallinari 3.0
PPG Danilo Gallinari 23.0

10 Rockets Leaders

MPG Ty Lawson 36.7
FG% Montrezl Harrell 1.000
3P% Ty Lawson .667
FT% James Harden .889
ORPG Clint Capela 6.0
DRPG Corey Brewer 7.0
RPG Patrick Beverley 8.0
SPG Trevor Ariza 3.0
APG James Harden 6.0
BPG Clint Capela 3.0
PPG James Harden 22.0