Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters

2018-2019 Denver Nuggets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
5 Will Barton GF 6-6 190 6 Memphis 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States PO-2021; UFA-2022
25 Malik Beasley SG 6-5 195 2 Florida State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States RFA-2020
3 Torrey Craig GF 6-6 215 1 USC Upstate 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2020
6 Brandon Goodwin PG 6-2 180 0 Florida Gulf Coast 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2019
14 Gary Harris SG 6-4 210 4 Michigan State 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States UFA-2022
41 Juancho Hernangomez F 6-9 230 2 Movistar Estudiantes (Spain) 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 15 Spain RFA-2020
15 Nikola Jokic C 7-0 250 3 KK Mega Bemax (Serbia) 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Serbia UFA-2023
20 Tyler Lydon PF 6-10 225 1 Syracuse 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States UFA-2019
7 Trey Lyles SF 6-10 234 3 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 12 Canada / United States RFA-2019
4 Paul Millsap FC 6-8 246 12 Louisiana Tech 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States TO-2019; UFA-2020
11 Monte Morris G 6-3 175 1 Iowa State 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States UFA-2021
27 Jamal Murray SG 6-4 207 2 Kentucky 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Canada RFA-2020
24 Mason Plumlee PF 6-11 255 5 Duke 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States UFA-2020
1 Michael Porter, Jr. PF 6-10 210 0 Missouri 2018 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States TO-2020; TO-2021; RFA-2022
0 Isaiah Thomas PG 5-9 185 7 Washington 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 30 United States UFA-2019
8 Jarred Vanderbilt PF 6-9 214 0 Kentucky 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States RFA-2021
45 Thomas Welsh C 7-0 255 0 UCLA 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 28 United States RFA-2020
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2018-2019 Denver Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Murray M. Beasley W. Barton M. Plumlee N. Jokic
Rotation M. Morris   T. Craig P. Millsap  
Rotation I. Thomas   J. Hernangomez T. Lyles  
Lim PT B. Goodwin G. Harris   T. Lydon T. Welsh
Lim PT       J. Vanderbilt  
Lim PT       M. Porter, Jr.  

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
Richard Jefferson SF (U) Non-Bird United States

2018-2019 Denver Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Nikola Jokic Player Of The Week (10/22/18, 01/07/19, 02/04/19)
Paul Millsap Player Of The Week (12/03/18)
Nikola Jokic Western All-Star Coaches Selection (2019)
Nikola Jokic Skills Challenge Participant (2019)

2018-2019 Denver Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Nikola Jokic 56 31.6 20.4 10.6 7.7 1.4 0.6 3.2
Jamal Murray 51 33.5 18.3 4.2 5.0 0.8 0.4 2.4
Malik Beasley 57 24.1 12.0 2.5 1.2 0.7 0.1 0.6
Monte Morris 57 25.0 10.8 2.6 3.9 0.9 0.0 0.6
Paul Millsap 46 25.7 12.2 6.7 1.9 1.2 0.8 1.3
Trey Lyles 55 18.6 9.2 4.1 1.4 0.5 0.4 1.1
Gary Harris 32 29.9 14.8 3.0 2.7 1.0 0.4 1.2
Mason Plumlee 57 20.6 8.1 6.0 2.7 0.9 0.9 1.6
Juancho Hernangomez 54 22.5 7.3 4.5 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.6
Torrey Craig 52 22.4 6.0 3.9 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.7
Will Barton 18 26.6 12.1 4.4 3.4 0.3 0.6 1.5
Brandon Goodwin 16 3.6 1.4 0.2 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.2
Tyler Lydon 21 4.2 1.0 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2
Thomas Welsh 9 3.6 1.6 0.4 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.1
Nick Young 4 9.3 2.2 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.2 0.5
Isaiah Thomas 1 13.1 8.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 2.0
DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell 7 3.1 1.0 0.6 0.9 0.3 0.0 0.3
Jarred Vanderbilt 3 4.6 0.3 3.7 0.3 0.7 0.3 0.3

Denver Nuggets Future Free Agent Details

2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Paul Millsap (TO)
Isaiah Thomas (UFA)
Trey Lyles (RFA)
Brandon Goodwin (RFA)
Tyler Lydon (UFA)
Mason Plumlee (UFA)
Jamal Murray (RFA)
Juancho Hernangomez (RFA)
Thomas Welsh (RFA)
Malik Beasley (RFA)
Michael Porter, Jr. (TO)
Torrey Craig (RFA)
Will Barton (PO)
Monte Morris (UFA)
Jarred Vanderbilt (UFA)
Michael Porter, Jr. (TO)
Gary Harris (UFA)
Michael Porter, Jr. (RFA)
Nikola Jokic (UFA)

Denver Nuggets Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
20191-12 Own; 13-30 to BRKMore favorable of DEN 31-55 and WAS (via ATL) then other to CHA (via DEN to ORL); WAS to CHA if DEN 56-60; DEN 56-60 to NOP (via MIL)
20201-12 Own; 13-30 to BRK if not already settledTo BRK
20211-12 Own; 13-30 to BRK if not already settledTo PHL
20221-12 Own; 13-30 to BRK if not already settledLess favorable of DEN and PHL then other to MIN (via MIN swap of PHL for DEN)
20231-12 Own; 13-30 to BRK if not already settledOwn
20241-12 Own; 13-30 to BRK if not already settledTo BRK if DEN has not conveyed 1st round pick to BRK by 2024
2025OwnTo BRK if DEN has not conveyed 1st round pick to BRK by 2024

Denver Nuggets Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2019 second round draft pick from Washington (Denver outgoing to Charlotte)
Denver will receive the more favorable of its 2019 2nd round pick protected for selections 56-60 and Washington's 2019 2nd round pick (via Atlanta) and Charlotte will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Denver to Orlando); if the Denver pick falls within its protected range, then Charlotte will instead receive the Washington pick [Atlanta-New York-Washington, 6/25/2015; Atlanta-Denver-L.A. Clippers, 7/6/2017; Denver-Orlando, 6/21/2018; Charlotte-Chicago-Orlando, 7/7/2018]

2019 first round draft pick to Brooklyn
Denver's 1st round pick to Brooklyn protected for selections 1-12 in 2019, 1-12 in 2020, 1-12 in 2021, 1-12 in 2022, 1-12 in 2023 and 1-12 in 2024; if Denver has not conveyed a 1st round pick to Brooklyn by 2024, then Denver will instead convey its 2024 2nd round pick and 2025 2nd round pick to Brooklyn [Brooklyn-Denver, 7/13/2018]

2019 second round draft pick to New Orleans
Denver's 2019 2nd round pick to New Orleans (via Milwaukee) protected for selections 31-55 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Denver's obligation to New Orleans will be extinguished) [Denver-Milwaukee, 2/23/2017; Detroit-Milwaukee-New Orleans, 2/7/2019]

2020 second round draft pick to Brooklyn
Denver's 2020 2nd round pick to Brooklyn [Brooklyn-Denver, 7/13/2018]

2021 second round draft pick to Philadelphia
Denver's 2021 2nd round pick to Philadelphia [Denver-Philadelphia, 7/6/2018]

2022 second round draft pick to Minnesota (swap, Philadelphia incoming)
Minnesota will receive the more favorable of Philadelphia's 2022 2nd round pick and Denver's 2022 2nd round pick and Denver will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Minnesota's right to swap Philadelphia for Denver) [Denver-Philadelphia, 7/6/2018; Minnesota-Philadelphia, 11/12/2018]

2018-2019 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.

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. Nikola Jokic re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 9, 2018.

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.

Michael Porter, Jr. was selected as the #14 pick in the First Round of the 2018 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Michael Porter, Jr. signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 3, 2018.

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.

Draft Rights to Jarred Vanderbilt, the #11 pick in the Second Round of the 2018 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the Orlando Magic on June 21, 2018. Jarred Vanderbilt signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 10, 2018.

Acquired via Trade

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. Will Barton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 9, 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

Torrey Craig signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 9, 2018.

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

Monte Morris signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 25, 2018.

Isaiah Thomas signed a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 16, 2018.

2018-2019 Denver Nuggets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Stan Kroenke Owner 2000-2001 N/A
Josh Kroenke Governor 2011-2012 Vice President of Team Development (Denver Nuggets, 2007 to 2011)
Bruce Glazer Chief Financial Officer 2010-2011 N/A
Matt Hutchings Chief Operating Officer 2013-2014 N/A
Declan Bolger Chief Marketing Officer 2016-2017 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)
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)
Charles Klask Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (2017 to 2018)
Mark Price Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (Charlotte, 2015 to 2018)
Lisa Johnson VP of Basketball Administration 1998-1999 N/A
Tim Connelly President of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations (Denver Nuggets, 2013 to 2017)
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
Sparky Gonzales Equipment Manager 2000-2001 N/A
Rafael Juc International Scout 2013-2014 N/A
Martynas Pocius Basketball Operations Associate 2017-2018 N/A
Sue Bird Basketball Operations Associate 2018-2019 N/A
Ben Tenzer Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 Legal Analyst (Denver Nuggets, 2012 to 2013)
John Beckett Director of Player Development 2018-2019 Player Development Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2014 to 2018)
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