Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters

2017-2018 Denver Nuggets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
00 Darrell Arthur PF 6-9 235 9 Kansas 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
5 Will Barton GF 6-6 190 5 Memphis 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
25 Malik Beasley SG 6-5 195 1 Florida State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
21 Wilson Chandler SF 6-9 225 10 DePaul 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
3 Torrey Craig GF 6-6 215 0 USC Upstate 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
35 Kenneth Faried F 6-8 220 6 Morehead State 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
34 Devin Harris G 6-3 185 13 Wisconsin 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
14 Gary Harris SG 6-4 210 3 Michigan State 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
41 Juancho Hernangomez F 6-9 230 1 Movistar Estudiantes (Spain) 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 15 Spain
22 Richard Jefferson SF 6-7 233 16 Arizona 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States
15 Nikola Jokic C 7-0 250 2 KK Mega Bemax (Serbia) 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Serbia
20 Tyler Lydon PF 6-10 225 0 Syracuse 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
7 Trey Lyles SF 6-10 234 2 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 12 Canada / United States
4 Paul Millsap FC 6-8 246 11 Louisiana Tech 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States
11 Monte Morris G 6-3 175 0 Iowa State 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States
0 Emmanuel Mudiay SG 6-5 200 2 Guangzhou Long-Lions (China) 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States / Democratic Republic of the Congo
27 Jamal Murray SG 6-4 207 1 Kentucky 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Canada
24 Mason Plumlee PF 6-11 255 4 Duke 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
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2017-2018 Denver Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Murray G. Harris W. Chandler P. Millsap M. Plumlee
Rotation     J. Hernangomez T. Lyles  
Rotation       K. Faried  
Lim PT M. Morris M. Beasley   D. Arthur  
Lim PT       T. Lydon  

2017-2018 Northwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Portland Trail Blazers49-33-
2Oklahoma City Thunder48-341
3Utah Jazz48-341
4Minnesota Timberwolves47-352
5Denver Nuggets46-363

2017-2018 Denver Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Nikola Jokic Player Of The Week (11/13/17, 04/09/18)
Jamal Murray Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2018)
Jamal Murray Skills Challenge Participant (2018)

2017-2018 Denver Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Nikola Jokic 75 32.5 18.5 10.7 6.1 1.2 0.8 2.8
Jamal Murray 81 31.7 16.7 3.7 3.4 1.0 0.3 2.1
Will Barton 81 33.1 15.7 5.0 4.1 1.0 0.6 1.8
Gary Harris 67 34.4 17.5 2.6 2.9 1.8 0.2 1.8
Wilson Chandler 74 31.7 10.0 5.4 2.2 0.6 0.5 1.2
Trey Lyles 73 19.0 9.9 4.8 1.2 0.4 0.5 0.8
Paul Millsap 38 30.1 14.6 6.4 2.7 1.0 1.2 1.9
Mason Plumlee 74 19.5 7.1 5.4 1.9 0.7 1.1 1.4
Emmanuel Mudiay 42 17.9 8.5 2.2 2.9 0.5 0.1 1.7
Devin Harris 27 19.7 8.2 1.6 2.5 0.5 0.1 1.0
Malik Beasley 62 9.4 3.2 1.1 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.4
Kenneth Faried 32 14.4 5.9 4.8 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.7
Torrey Craig 39 16.1 4.2 3.3 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.5
Juancho Hernangomez 25 11.1 3.3 2.2 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.4
Darrell Arthur 19 7.4 2.8 0.8 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.8
Richard Jefferson 20 8.2 1.5 0.8 0.8 0.1 0.1 0.2
Monte Morris 3 8.4 3.3 0.7 2.3 1.0 0.0 0.3
Tyler Lydon 1 2.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

2017-2018 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.

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. Gary Harris signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on October 12, 2017.

Draft Rights to Tyler Lydon, the #24 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the Utah Jazz on June 22, 2017. Tyler Lydon signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 6, 2017.

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.

Devin Harris was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Dallas Mavericks on February 8, 2018.

Trey Lyles was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Utah Jazz on June 22, 2017.

Mason Plumlee was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Portland Trail Blazers on February 13, 2017. Mason Plumlee re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on September 20, 2017.

Acquired via Free Agency

Richard Jefferson signed a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on October 19, 2017.

Paul Millsap signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 13, 2017.

2017-2018 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 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)
Wes Unseld, Jr. Lead Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2015 to 2016)
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)
Jordi Fernandez Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Bob Weiss Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
David Adelman Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Assistant Coach (2016 to 2017)
Josh Kroenke President 2011-2012 Vice President of Team Development (Denver Nuggets, 2007 to 2011)
Tim Connelly President of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations (Denver Nuggets, 2013 to 2017)
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)
Arturas Karnisovas General Manager 2016-2017 Vice President of Basketball Operations (Denver Nuggets, 2015 to 2017)
Calvin Booth Assistant General Manager 2017-2018 Director of Pro Personnel (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2016 to 2017)
Jim Clibanoff Director of Scouting 2013-2014 N/A
Ben Tenzer Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 Legal Analyst (Denver Nuggets, 2012 to 2013)
Dethie Fall Video Coordinator 2017-2018 Assistant Director of Basketball Operations (Grand Canyon, 2015 to 2017)
John Beckett Player Development Coach 2014-2015 Assistant Coach (Delaware 87ers, 2013 to 2014)
Ognjen Stojakovic Player Development Coach 2016-2017 Video Coordinator (Denver Nuggets, 2014 to 2016)
Stephen Graham Player Development Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Fort Wayne Mad Ants, 2015 to 2016)
Steve Short Director of Sports Medicine 2017-2018 Physical Therapist (Denver Nuggets, 2014 to 2017)
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