Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters

2016-2017 Denver Nuggets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
00 Darrell Arthur PF 6-9 235 8 Kansas 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 27 United States
5 Will Barton GF 6-6 175 4 Memphis 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
25 Malik Beasley SG 6-5 195 0 Florida State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
21 Wilson Chandler SF 6-8 225 9 DePaul 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 23 United States
35 Kenneth Faried F 6-8 228 5 Morehead State 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
8 Danilo Gallinari SF 6-10 225 8 EA7 Emporio Armani Milano (Italy) 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 6 Italy
7 Alonzo Gee SF 6-6 225 7 Alabama 2009 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
14 Gary Harris SG 6-4 210 2 Michigan State 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
41 Juancho Hernangomez F 6-9 230 0 Movistar Estudiantes (Spain) 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 15 Spain
34 Roy Hibbert C 7-2 270 8 Georgetown 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States
15 Nikola Jokic C 6-10 250 1 KK Mega Bemax (Serbia) 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Serbia
7 Trey Lyles SF 6-10 234 1 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 12 Canada / United States
3 Mike Miller GF 6-8 218 16 Florida 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
0 Emmanuel Mudiay SG 6-5 200 1 Guangzhou Long-Lions (China) 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States / Democratic Republic of the Congo
27 Jamal Murray SG 6-4 207 0 Kentucky 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Canada
1 Jameer Nelson G 6-0 190 12 Saint Joseph's 2004 Rnd 1 Pick 20 United States
23 Jusuf Nurkic FC 7-0 280 2 Cedevita (Croatia) 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 16 Bosnia and Herzegovina
9 Johnny O'Bryant FC 6-9 257 2 LSU 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States
24 Mason Plumlee PF 6-11 255 3 Duke 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
12 Jarnell Stokes FC 6-9 255 2 Tennessee 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 5 United States
  Mo Williams G 6-1 198 13 Alabama 2003 Rnd 2 Pick 18 United States

2016-2017 Denver Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Murray G. Harris D. Gallinari W. Chandler N. Jokic
Rotation J. Nelson M. Beasley M. Miller D. Arthur M. Plumlee
Rotation E. Mudiay     J. Hernangomez  
Rotation       K. Faried  
Lim PT   W. Barton   T. Lyles R. Hibbert

2016-2017 Northwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Utah Jazz51-31-
2Oklahoma City Thunder47-354
3Portland Trail Blazers41-4110
4Denver Nuggets40-4211
5Minnesota Timberwolves31-5120

2016-2017 Denver Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jamal Murray All-Rookie Second Team (2017)
Jamal Murray Rookie Of The Month (Nov 16)
Jamal Murray Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2017)
Nikola Jokic Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2017)
Emmanuel Mudiay Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2017)
Jamal Murray Rising Stars Challenge MVP (2017)
Nikola Jokic Skills Challenge Participant (2017)

2016-2017 Denver Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Nikola Jokic 73 27.9 16.7 9.8 4.9 0.8 0.7 2.3
Danilo Gallinari 63 33.9 18.2 5.1 2.2 0.7 0.2 1.3
Wilson Chandler 71 30.9 15.7 6.5 2.0 0.7 0.5 1.6
Gary Harris 57 31.3 14.9 3.2 2.8 1.2 0.1 1.3
Will Barton 60 28.4 13.7 4.3 3.4 0.8 0.5 1.6
Jamal Murray 82 21.5 9.9 2.6 2.1 0.7 0.3 1.4
Jameer Nelson 75 27.3 9.2 2.5 5.1 0.7 0.1 1.7
Emmanuel Mudiay 55 25.6 11.0 3.3 4.0 0.8 0.2 2.2
Kenneth Faried 61 21.2 9.6 7.5 0.9 0.7 0.7 1.0
Jusuf Nurkic 45 17.9 8.0 5.8 1.2 0.6 0.8 1.8
Juancho Hernangomez 62 13.6 4.9 3.0 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.5
Darrell Arthur 41 15.6 6.4 2.7 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.9
Mason Plumlee 27 23.4 9.1 6.6 2.6 0.7 1.1 1.7
Malik Beasley 22 7.5 3.8 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.4
Mike Miller 20 7.5 1.4 1.9 1.1 0.1 0.0 0.7
Johnny O'Bryant 7 6.6 2.9 1.6 0.3 0.0 0.1 0.4
Alonzo Gee 13 6.9 0.8 1.1 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.3
Roy Hibbert 6 1.8 0.7 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.3 0.2
Jarnell Stokes 2 3.3 1.5 1.0 1.0 0.5 0.0 0.0

2016-2017 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.

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.

Danilo Gallinari was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the New York Knicks on February 22, 2011. Danilo Gallinari signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on January 25, 2012. Danilo Gallinari signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on August 2, 2015. Danilo Gallinari signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on August 2, 2015.

Roy Hibbert was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Milwaukee Bucks on February 23, 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.

Mason Plumlee was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Portland Trail Blazers on February 13, 2017.

Acquired via Free Agency

Mike Miller signed a contract with the Denver Nuggets on September 30, 2015. Mike Miller re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on July 20, 2016.

2016-2017 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)
Chris Finch Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Jordi Fernandez Assistant Coach 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (2015 to 2016)
Josh Kroenke President 2011-2012 Vice President of Team Development (Denver Nuggets, 2007 to 2011)
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)
Tim Connelly President of Basketball Operations, Executive VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2013-2014 Assistant General Manager (New Orleans Pelicans, 2010 to 2013)
Arturas Karnisovas VP of Basketball Operations, General Manager, Assistant General Manager 2013-2014 Director of Scouting (Houston Rockets, 2011 to 2013)
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