Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters

2017-2018 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 9 Kansas 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
5 Will Barton GF 6-6 175 5 Memphis 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States UFA-2018
25 Malik Beasley SG 6-5 195 1 Florida State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States TO-2018; TO-2019; RFA-2020
21 Wilson Chandler SF 6-8 225 10 DePaul 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States PO-2018; UFA-2019
  Torrey Craig GF 6-6 215 USC Upstate 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States N/A
35 Kenneth Faried F 6-8 228 6 Morehead State 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States UFA-2019
14 Gary Harris SG 6-4 210 3 Michigan State 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States RFA-2018
41 Juancho Hernangomez F 6-9 230 1 Movistar Estudiantes (Spain) 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 15 Spain TO-2018; TO-2019; RFA-2020
15 Nikola Jokic C 6-10 250 2 KK Mega Bemax (Serbia) 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Serbia RFA-2018; TO-2018; UFA-2019
20 Tyler Lydon PF 6-10 225 0 Syracuse 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States TO-2019; TO-2020; RFA-2021
  Trey Lyles SF 6-10 234 2 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 12 Canada / United States TO-2018; RFA-2019
4 Paul Millsap FC 6-8 246 11 Louisiana Tech 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States TO-2019; UFA-2020
  Monte Morris G 6-3 175 Iowa State 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States N/A
0 Emmanuel Mudiay SG 6-5 200 2 Guangzhou Long-Lions (China) 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States / Democratic Republic of the Congo TO-2018; RFA-2019
27 Jamal Murray SG 6-4 207 1 Kentucky 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Canada TO-2018; TO-2019; RFA-2020
1 Jameer Nelson G 6-0 190 13 Saint Joseph's 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States UFA-2018
   Two-Way player

2017-2018 Denver Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Nelson G. Harris W. Chandler P. Millsap N. Jokic
Rotation E. Mudiay W. Barton   K. Faried  
Rotation J. Murray     T. Lyles  
Rotation       D. Arthur  
Rotation       J. Hernangomez  
Lim PT   M. Beasley T. Craig T. Lydon  
Lim PT   M. Morris      

Denver Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Vlatko Cancar SF 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 19 Slovenia
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
Sani Becirovic SG 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 17 Slovenia
Yuyang Xue FC 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 28 China

Denver Free Agent Rights Retained

Name Pos FA Status Nationality
Mason Plumlee PF (R) Bird United States

Denver Nuggets Future Free Agent Details

2018 2019 2020 2021
Wilson Chandler (PO)
Jameer Nelson (UFA)
Darrell Arthur (PO)
Will Barton (UFA)
Gary Harris (RFA)
Emmanuel Mudiay (TO)
Trey Lyles (TO)
Jamal Murray (TO)
Juancho Hernangomez (TO)
Malik Beasley (TO)
Nikola Jokic (TO)
Paul Millsap (TO)
Kenneth Faried (UFA)
Tyler Lydon (TO)
Emmanuel Mudiay (RFA)
Trey Lyles (RFA)
Jamal Murray (TO)
Juancho Hernangomez (TO)
Malik Beasley (TO)
Jamal Murray (RFA)
Juancho Hernangomez (RFA)
Malik Beasley (RFA)
Tyler Lydon (TO)
Tyler Lydon (RFA)

Denver Nuggets Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2018OwnTo LAL (via UTH to CHI); GOS; less favorable of POR and SAC (via SAC swap for POR)
2019Own31-55 Own; 56-60 to MIL; WAS (via ATL)
2020OwnOwn
2021OwnOwn
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnOwn
2024OwnOwn

Denver Nuggets Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

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

2018 second round draft pick from Portland or Sacramento (less favorable)
Sacramento will receive the more favorable of its 2018 2nd round pick and Portland's 2018 2nd round pick and Denver will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Sacramento's right to swap for Portland) [New Orleans-Portland-Sacramento, 7/10/2013; Denver-Portland, 2/13/2017]

2019 second round draft pick from Washington
Washington's 2019 2nd round pick to Denver (via Atlanta) [Atlanta-New York-Washington, 6/25/2015; Atlanta-Denver-L.A. Clippers, 7/6/2017]

2018 second round draft pick to L.A. Lakers
Denver's 2018 2nd round pick to the 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]

2019 second round draft pick to Milwaukee
Denver's 2019 2nd round pick to Milwaukee protected for selections 31-55 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Denver's obligation to Milwaukee will be extinguished) [Denver-Milwaukee, 2/23/2017]

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.

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 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.

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

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

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, 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)
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)
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)
Herb Livsey General Manager 2016-2017 Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2008 to 2016)
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)
Andrew Munson Video Coordinator 2016-2017 N/A
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)
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