Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters

2016-2017 Denver Nuggets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
00 Darrell Arthur PF 6-9 235 8 Kansas 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
5 Will Barton GF 6-6 175 4 Memphis 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States UFA-2018
  Malik Beasley SG 6-5 195 0 Florida State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States TO-2018; TO-2019; RFA-2020
21 Wilson Chandler SF 6-8 225 9 DePaul 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
35 Kenneth Faried F 6-8 228 5 Morehead State 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States UFA-2019
8 Danilo Gallinari SF 6-10 225 8 EA7 Emporio Armani Milano (Italy) 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 6 Italy PO-2017; UFA-2018
14 Gary Harris SG 6-4 215 2 Michigan State 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States TO-2017; RFA-2018
  Juancho Hernangomez F 6-9 230 0 Movistar Estudiantes (Spain) 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 15 Spain TO-2018; TO-2019; RFA-2020
15 Nikola Jokic C 6-10 250 1 KK Mega Vizura (Serbia) 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Serbia RFA-2018; TO-2018; UFA-2019
  D.J. Kennedy GF 6-6 215 1 St. John's 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2019
3 Mike Miller GF 6-8 218 16 Florida 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States UFA-2018
0 Emmanuel Mudiay SG 6-5 200 1 Guangdong Foshan (China) 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States TO-2017; TO-2018; RFA-2019
  Jamal Murray SG 6-4 207 0 Kentucky 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Canada TO-2018; TO-2019; RFA-2020
1 Jameer Nelson G - 190 12 Saint Joseph's 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States UFA-2018
23 Jusuf Nurkic FC - 280 2 KK Cedevita (Croatia) 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 16 Bosnia and Herzegovina TO-2017; RFA-2018
9 JaKarr Sampson F 6-8 210 2 St. John's 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2017
6 Axel Toupane SG 6-7 190 1 Strasbourg IG (France) 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted France RFA-2017

2016-2017 Denver Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters E. Mudiay G. Harris D. Gallinari K. Faried N. Jokic
Rotation J. Nelson J. Murray W. Barton D. Arthur J. Nurkic
Rotation   A. Toupane W. Chandler    
Rotation     J. Sampson    
Lim PT   M. Miller J. Hernangomez    
Lim PT   M. Beasley D. Kennedy    

Denver Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Petr Cornelie C 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 23 France
Nikola Radicevic PG 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 27 Serbia
Izzet Turkyilmaz C 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 20 Turkey
Cenk Akyol G 2005 Rnd 2 Pick 29 Turkey
Sani Becirovic SG 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 17 Slovenia
Yuyang Xue FC 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 28 China

Denver Nuggets Future Free Agent Details

2017 2018 2019 2020
Danilo Gallinari (PO)
Gary Harris (TO)
Emmanuel Mudiay (TO)
Jusuf Nurkic (TO)
JaKarr Sampson (UFA)
Axel Toupane (UFA)
Wilson Chandler (PO)
Mike Miller (UFA)
Jameer Nelson (UFA)
Darrell Arthur (PO)
Will Barton (UFA)
Jamal Murray (TO)
Juancho Hernangomez (TO)
Malik Beasley (TO)
Gary Harris (RFA)
Jusuf Nurkic (RFA)
Nikola Jokic (TO)
Emmanuel Mudiay (TO)
Kenneth Faried (UFA)
D.J. Kennedy (UFA)
Emmanuel Mudiay (RFA)
Jamal Murray (TO)
Juancho Hernangomez (TO)
Malik Beasley (TO)
Jamal Murray (RFA)
Juancho Hernangomez (RFA)
Malik Beasley (RFA)

Denver Nuggets Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2017Own; MEM 6-30 (via CLE)To HOU; MEM 36-60 (via OKC); OKC 36-60
2018Own; MEM 6-30 (via CLE) if not already settledTo LAL (via UTH to CHI); GOS; MEM (via OKC) if not already settled; OKC if not already settled
2019Own; MEM (via CLE) if not already settledOwn
2020OwnOwn
2021OwnOwn
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnOwn

Denver Nuggets Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2017 first round draft pick from Memphis
Memphis' 1st round pick to Denver (via Cleveland) protected for selections 1-5 in 2017 and 1-5 in 2018 and unprotected in 2019 [Cleveland-Memphis, 1/22/2013; Cleveland-Denver, 1/7/2015]

2017 second round draft pick from Memphis
Memphis' 2nd round pick to Denver (via Oklahoma City) protected for selections 31-35 in 2017 and unprotected in 2018 [Boston-Memphis-Oklahoma City, 1/7/2014; Denver-Oklahoma City, 8/30/2016]

2017 second round draft pick from Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City's 2nd round pick to Denver protected for selections 31-35 in 2017 and unprotected in 2018 [Denver-Oklahoma City, 8/30/2016]

2018 second round draft pick from Golden State
Golden State's 2018 2nd round pick to Denver [Denver-Golden State-Utah, 7/10/2013]

2017 second round draft pick to Houston
Denver's 2017 2nd round pick to Houston [Denver-Houston, 7/20/2015]

2018 second round draft pick to L.A. Lakers
Denver's 2018 2nd round pick to L.A. Lakers (via Utah to Chicago) [Denver-Golden State-Utah, 7/10/2013; Atlanta-Chicago-Utah, 2/18/2016; Chicago-L.A. Lakers, 7/7/2016]

2016-2017 Denver Nuggets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Malik Beasley was selected as the #19 pick in the First Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Malik Beasley signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 11, 2016.

Kenneth Faried was selected as the #22 pick in the First Round of the 2011 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Kenneth Faried signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on December 9, 2011. Kenneth Faried signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on October 8, 2014.

Juancho Hernangomez was selected as the #15 pick in the First Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Juancho Hernangomez signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 28, 2016.

Nikola Jokic was selected as the #11 pick in the Second Round of the 2014 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Nikola Jokic signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 12, 2015.

Emmanuel Mudiay was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Emmanuel Mudiay signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 27, 2015.

Jamal Murray was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Jamal Murray signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 19, 2016.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Gary Harris, the #19 pick in the First Round of the 2014 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the Chicago Bulls on June 26, 2014. Gary Harris signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 8, 2014.

Draft Rights to Jusuf Nurkic, the #16 pick in the First Round of the 2014 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the Chicago Bulls on June 26, 2014. Jusuf Nurkic signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 23, 2014.

Acquired via Trade

Darrell Arthur was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Memphis Grizzlies on June 27, 2013. Darrell Arthur re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on August 7, 2015. Darrell Arthur re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 8, 2016.

Will Barton was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Portland Trail Blazers on February 19, 2015. Will Barton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 23, 2015.

Wilson Chandler was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the New York Knicks on February 22, 2011. Wilson Chandler re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on March 18, 2012. Wilson Chandler signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on July 11, 2015. Wilson Chandler re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 11, 2015.

Danilo Gallinari was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the New York Knicks on February 22, 2011. Danilo Gallinari signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on January 25, 2012. Danilo Gallinari signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on August 2, 2015. Danilo Gallinari signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on August 2, 2015.

Jameer Nelson was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Boston Celtics on January 13, 2015. Jameer Nelson re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 12, 2015.

Acquired via Free Agency

D.J. Kennedy signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on August 16, 2016.

Mike Miller signed a contract with the Denver Nuggets on September 30, 2015. Mike Miller re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 20, 2016.

JaKarr Sampson signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on February 22, 2016.

Axel Toupane signed a contract with the Denver Nuggets on March 3, 2016. Axel Toupane re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on March 14, 2016. Axel Toupane re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on March 24, 2016.

2016-2017 Denver Nuggets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Stan Kroenke Owner 2000-2001 N/A
Bruce Glazer Chief Financial Officer 2010-2011 N/A
Matt Hutchings Chief Operating Officer, Director of Team Security 2013-2014 N/A
Bobby Simmons Director of Team Security 2009-2010 N/A
Mike Malone Head Coach 2015-2016 Head Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2013 to 2015)
Noel Gillespie Assistant Coach 2013-2014 Assistant Coach (Phoenix Suns, 2010 to 2013)
Dee Brown Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Director of Player Development (Sacramento Kings, 2013 to 2015)
Ed Pinckney Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Chicago Bulls, 2010 to 2015)
Micah Nori Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2013 to 2015)
Ryan Bowen Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2013 to 2015)
Wes Unseld, Jr. Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Orlando Magic, 2012 to 2015)
Josh Kroenke President 2011-2012 Vice President of Team Development (Denver Nuggets, 2007 to 2011)
Lisa Johnson VP of Basketball Administration 1998-1999 N/A
Todd Eley VP of Basketball Operations 1996-1997 General Manager (Denver Nuggets, 1995 to 1997)
Tim Connelly Executive VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2013-2014 Assistant General Manager (New Orleans Pelicans, 2010 to 2013)
Herb Livsey General Manager 2016-2017 Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2008 to 2016)
Arturas Karnisovas VP of Basketball Operations, Assistant General Manager 2013-2014 Director of Scouting (Houston Rockets, 2011 to 2013)
Jim Clibanoff Director of Scouting 2013-2014 N/A
Ben Tenzer Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 Legal Analyst (Denver Nuggets, 2012 to 2013)
Nashion Harper Video Coordinator 2012-2013 Assistant Video Coordinator (Denver Nuggets, 2010 to 2012)
Brian Boyle Video Coordinator 2014-2015 N/A
Ognjen Stojakovic Video Coordinator 2014-2015 N/A
John Beckett Player Development Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Delaware 87ers, 2013 to 2014)
Felipe Eichenberger Associate Strength and Conditioning Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2011 to 2016)
Dan Shimensky Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2007 to 2014)
Jason Miller Assistant Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 Athletic Trainer (Oklahoma State, 2006 to 2014)
Jason Kosmicki Radio Broadcaster 2008-2009 N/A