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Erick Green To Sign With Nuggets

Erick Green will sign with the Denver Nuggets.

Green was the Nuggets' second round pick last year, played overseas in 2013-14 and will join the team for training camp next season.

The Nuggets have a need for a third point guard and Green fits that role. With Green, Denver will have 14 guaranteed contracts.

Green averaged 16.6 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game during the Nuggets' summer league.

"I kept hearing 'He's only a scorer, he wasn't a point guard,'" Green said of his experience a year ago. "In my head I was saying I'm going to go out here and show everybody I can facilitate, I'm not just a scorer. Honestly, that hurt me more than anything. Instead of just being myself. If you don't like me for who I am, and I'm a scoring point guard, then maybe I don't belong. But there's a lot of scoring point guards (in the NBA). I think I can be one as well."

Via Chris Dempsey/Denver Post

Mike Miller Agrees To Two-Year, $5.5M Deal With Cavs

Mike Miller has agreed upon a two-year deal, $5.5 million with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Miller received better offers from the Denver Nuggets and Houston Rockets, but chose to reunite with close friend LeBron James.

Via Chris Broussard/ESPN

Mavericks, Rockets Also Trying to Sign Mike Miller

The Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets have entered the picture to sign Mike Miller.

Miller has also received interest from the Denver Nuggets and Cleveland Cavaliers, among other clubs.

The Nuggets have given Miller his best financial offer.

Update: Jeff Goodman of ESPN reports that Miller is currently leaning towards signing with the Cavaliers, though the Nuggets remain in play.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

Chris Bosh Also Received Strong Offers From Nuggets, Suns, Lakers

Chris Bosh received "strong" offers from multiple teams beyond the Houston Rockets, as the Denver Nuggets, Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Lakers were also interested.

Bosh ultimately decided to re-sign with the Miami Heat on a five-year, $118 million deal.

"[There were] very enticing offers," Bosh said. "There was some surprising advances made in everything, but I ultimately decided to stay in Miami. I think it was the right choice. I benefit from it, the team will benefit from it, from here. My heart was in Miami. I wanted to be there and keep my family there and build relationships and really keep building on something special."

Via Tom Haberstroh/ESPN

Mike Miller Close To Deal With Nuggets

Mike Miller is close to agreement on a deal with the Denver Nuggets.

Miller is also being pursued by the Cleveland Cavaliers, Memphis Grizzlies and Oklahoma City Thunder.

Miller was amnestied by the Miami Heat last offseason.

Via Chris Broussard/ESPN

Arron Afflalo Anticipates Opting Out Of Contract Next Offseason

Arron Afflalo has a player option for the 2015-16 season and anticipates declining it to become a free agent.

Afflalo was traded to the Denver Nuggets, returning to his old team.

"It's probably something that I always anticipated, even beyond when I first signed this deal with Denver," Afflalo said. "I knew my game, I knew my maturity, I knew I would grow as a player. And I wanted to have that option as I got older and I progressed as a player. So hopefully I'll out-perform my contract and put myself in a better situation. That was my intent from the beginning, even before this year, was to play out the four years and progress as a player."

Afflalo's name has also popped up in talks regarding Kevin Love.

"That's part of the business," Afflalo said. "If that happens, you remain professional and you move on. But I operate under what is, not what if and as of right now I feel like a Nugget again. If things change, they change. So, my mindset is simply shifted to what is.

Via Chris Dempsey/Denver Post

Nuggets To Meet Kenneth Faried's Reps, Hope To Sign Extension

The Denver Nuggets will meet with the representatives of Kenneth Faried next week and hope to sign the forward to an extension.

“We’re gonna try and get something done,” Tim Connelly said. “Kenneth’s toughness and passion are at the heart and soul of our team. No one in the NBA plays harder.”

Only Ty Lawson and the Nuggets' two draft picks are on the team's salary books beyond the 2015-16 season.

Via Zach Lowe/Grantland

Hornets Offered Henderson, 24th Pick To Magic For Afflalo

The Charlotte Hornets are firmly focused on acquiring shooters this offseason.

The Hornets own the ninth overall pick and are believed to be targeting Doug McDermott, Nik Stauskas or Gary Harris.

Charlotte offered Gerald Henderson and the 24th overall pick to the Orlando Magic for Arron Afflalo.

Afflalo was traded on Thursday to the Denver Nuggets.

Via Chad Ford/ESPN

Nuggets Acquire Arron Afflalo From Magic For Evan Fournier, 56th Pick

The Orlando Magic have agreed to trade Arron Afflalo to the Denver Nuggets for Evan Fournier and the No. 56 pick in the NBA draft, according to sources.

Afflalo, a former Nugget, had been rumored to be a target of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Clippers.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Darrell Arthur, Nate Robinson Exercise Player Options For 14-15

Darrell Arthur and Nate Robinson have exercised their contract options for the 2014-15 season with the Denver Nuggets.

Arthur, acquired in a draft-night trade on June 27, 2013, averaged 5.9 points and 3.1 rebounds in 68 games with Denver last season. He also made a career-high 24 3-pointers – 19 more than his previous four seasons combined.

In 315 career games with Denver and Memphis, Arthur is averaging 6.5 points and 3.7 rebounds.
Robinson, signed as a free agent last July 26, averaged 10.4 points and 2.5 assists in 44 games with Denver before suffering a season-ending knee injury on Jan. 29.

Preparing to enter his 10th NBA season, Robinson has averaged 11.4 points, 3.0 assists and 2.4 rebounds in 574 games with Denver, Chicago, Golden State, Oklahoma City, Boston and New York.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Denver Nuggets Archives

Nuggets Offering Faried, Chandler As Part Of Package For Kevin Love

The Nuggets are building a package around several veterans for Kevin Love.

Bulls Discuss Trading Up To No. 11 With Harris, Stauskas As Targets

The Bulls have had serious talks with the Nuggets about trading up to No. 11 by sending Nos. 16 and 19.

Lawson's Ankle Injury Worse Than Originally Diagnosed

Ty Lawson said he's going to have a more active offseason training regimen once he's healed.

Kroenke Doesn't Forsee Scenario For Brian Shaw To Leave Nuggets

The Knicks have yet to request permission to talk to Brian Shaw.

Brian Shaw Pleased To Stay With Nuggets, Atop Phil Jackson's List Of Candidates

Brian Shaw is the top preference of Phil Jackson to be the new head coach of the Knicks.

Cavaliers Win NBA Lottery; Bucks Pick 2nd, 76ers 3rd

The Cavaliers have won the NBA Lottery for the third time in four seasons.

Nuggets Plan To Discuss Contract Extension With Kenneth Faried

The Nuggets plan to discuss a contract extension with Kenneth Faried in the offseason.

Brian Shaw Expects Nuggets To Keep Kenneth Faried

Brian Shaw expects Kenneth Faried to remain with the Nuggets next season.

Spurs, Clippers, Thunder, Heat, Warriors Finish In Top-5 In Efficiency Differential

The Spurs scored 110.5 points per 100 possession while allowing 102.4 points per 100 possessions.

Nuggets Discussed Faried In Trades For '14 First Or Quality Wing Player On Rookie Deal

The Nuggets reportedly fear that Kenneth Faried will demand an eight-figure salary in free agency.

J.J. Hickson Out For Season With Torn ACL

A date for J.J. Hickson's surgery is pending.

Nate Robinson Expects To Exercise Player Option For 14-15

Nate Robinson said he will "for sure" be healthy by training camp.

Sloan: Morey, Karl Discuss Why Teams Must Play Fast

Dwight Howard is getting the ball with the Rockets in unpredictable situations and scoring efficiently.

Shaw: I Don't Hate Nuggets' Roster

The Nuggets have a 5-12 record since Jan. 17 as the season has begun to spiral out of Brian Shaw's control.

Rockets Acquire Jordan Hamilton From Nuggets

Jordan Hamilton has been traded to the Rockets, a source tells RealGM's Shams Charania.

Knicks, Nuggets Unable To Reach Deal On Hamilton For Udrih Deal

The Nuggets and Knicks are moving forward with a trade of Jordan Hamilton for Beno Udrih.

Wizards Acquire Andre Miller From Nuggets In Three-Team Trade With 76ers

The Nuggets have been aggressively shopping Andre Miller.

Knicks, Nuggets Talk Udrih For Hamilton Trade

The Knicks and Nuggets are in discussions on a deal involving Beno Udrih for Jordan Hamilton.

Andre Miller Has No Interest In Returning To Nuggets' Lineup

Andre Miller has been working out daily at the Nuggets' practice facility, but mostly at night away from the team.

Nuggets Consider Bringing Back Andre Miller After Trade Attempts Fail

The Nuggets worked out Andre Miller this week.
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