Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters
2008-2009 Denver Nuggets Regular Season Roster
2008-2009 Denver Depth Chart
|Starters||C. Billups||D. Jones||C. Anthony||K. Martin||M. Nene|
|Rotation||A. Carter||J. Smith||L. Kleiza||C. Andersen|
|Rotation||J. Hart||R. Balkman||J. Petro|
|Lim PT||S. Weems||S. Hunter|
2008-2009 Northwest Division Standings
|2||Portland Trail Blazers||54-28||0|
|5||Oklahoma City Thunder||23-59||31|
2008-2009 Denver Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Carmelo Anthony||All-NBA Third Team (2009)
|Chauncey Billups||All-NBA Third Team (2009)
|Chauncey Billups||Player Of The Week (11/17/08)
|Chauncey Billups||Western All-Star Coaches Selection (2009)
|J.R. Smith||Slam Dunk Contest Participant (2009)
|Chauncey Billups||NBA Sportsmanship Award (2009)
2008-2009 Denver Season Stat Leaders
2008-2009 Denver Nuggets Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Carmelo Anthony was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 2003 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Carmelo Anthony signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 17, 2003. Carmelo Anthony signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on July 13, 2006.
|Acquired via Draft Rights Trade
Draft Rights to Linas Kleiza, the #27 pick in the First Round of the 2005 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the Portland Trail Blazers on June 28, 2005. Linas Kleiza signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 5, 2005.
Draft Rights to Maybyner Nene, the #7 pick in the First Round of the 2002 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the New York Knicks on June 26, 2002. Maybyner Nene signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 23, 2002. Maybyner Nene re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 20, 2006.
Draft Rights to Sonny Weems, the #9 pick in the Second Round of the 2008 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Denver Nuggets from the Chicago Bulls on June 26, 2008. Sonny Weems signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on September 15, 2008.
|Acquired via Trade
Renaldo Balkman was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the New York Knicks on July 28, 2008.
Chauncey Billups was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Detroit Pistons on November 3, 2008.
Steven Hunter was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Philadelphia Sixers on September 10, 2007.
Kenyon Martin was acquired in a sign and trade by the Denver Nuggets from the New Jersey Nets on July 15, 2004.
Johan Petro was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Oklahoma City Thunder on January 7, 2009.
J.R. Smith was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Chicago Bulls on July 20, 2006. J.R. Smith re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on August 21, 2008.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Chris Andersen signed a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 24, 2008.
Jason Hart signed a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on March 3, 2009.
Dahntay Jones signed a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 30, 2008.
2008-2009 Denver Nuggets Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Stephen Stieneker||General Counsel, VP||2005-2006||N/A|
|George Karl||Head Coach||2004-2005||Head Coach (Milwaukee Bucks, 1998 to 2003)|
|Adrian Dantley||Assistant Coach||2003-2004||N/A|
|John Welch||Assistant Coach||2005-2006||Assistant Coach (Memphis Grizzlies, 2002 to 2005)|
|Tim Grgurich||Assistant Coach||2005-2006||Assistant Coach (Portland Trail Blazers, 2004 to 2005)|
|Chad Iske||Assistant Coach||2007-2008||Advance Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2004 to 2007)|
|Jamahl Mosley||Assistant Coach||2007-2008||Advance Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2005 to 2007)|
|Todd Eley||VP of Basketball Operations||1996-1997||General Manager (Denver Nuggets, 1995 to 1997)|
|Mark Warkentien||VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager||2006-2007||Director of Player Personnel (Denver Nuggets, 2005 to 2006)|
|Lisa Johnson||VP of Basketball Administration||1998-1999||N/A|
|Rex Chapman||VP of Player Personnel||2006-2007||Scout (Minnesota Timberwolves, 2005 to 2006)|
|Tim Dixon||Director of Player Services||2003-2004||N/A|
|Jesse Mermuys||Assistant Video Coordinator||2008-2009||N/A|
|Nate Anderson||Head Video Coordinator||2005-2006||N/A|
|Herb Livsey||Scout||2008-2009||Scout (Atlanta Hawks, 2004 to 2008)|
|Sparky Gonzales||Equipment Manager||2000-2001||N/A|
|Stacey Augmon||Player Development Coach||2007-2008||N/A|
|Steve Hess||Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach||1997-1998||N/A|
|Jim Gillen||Athletic Trainer||1991-1992||N/A|
|Dan Shimensky||Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Assistant Athletic Trainer||2007-2008||N/A|
|Scott Hastings||Television Analyst||1999-2000||N/A|
|Chris Marlowe||Television Play-By-Play||2004-2005||N/A|
|Jason Kosmicki||Radio Broadcaster||2008-2009||N/A|