Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters

2018-2019 Denver Nuggets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
23 DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell GF 6-6 200 0 Illinois State 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
5 Will Barton GF 6-6 190 6 Memphis 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States
25 Malik Beasley SG 6-5 195 2 Florida State 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
3 Torrey Craig GF 6-7 215 1 USC Upstate 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Brandon Goodwin PG 6-2 180 0 Florida Gulf Coast 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
14 Gary Harris SG 6-4 210 4 Michigan State 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 19 United States
41 Juancho Hernangomez F 6-9 230 2 Movistar Estudiantes (Spain) 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 15 Spain
15 Nikola Jokic C 7-0 250 3 KK Mega Bemax (Serbia) 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Serbia
20 Tyler Lydon PF 6-10 225 1 Syracuse 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 24 United States
7 Trey Lyles SF 6-10 235 3 Kentucky 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 12 Canada / United States
4 Paul Millsap FC 6-8 246 12 Louisiana Tech 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States
11 Monte Morris G 6-3 175 1 Iowa State 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States
27 Jamal Murray SG 6-4 207 2 Kentucky 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Canada
7 Mason Plumlee PF 6-11 235 5 Duke 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States
1 Michael Porter, Jr. PF 6-10 210 0 Missouri 2018 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
0 Isaiah Thomas PG 5-9 185 7 Washington 2011 Rnd 2 Pick 30 United States
8 Jarred Vanderbilt PF 6-9 214 0 Kentucky 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
45 Thomas Welsh C 7-0 255 0 UCLA 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 28 United States
34 Nick Young SG 6-7 210 11 USC 2007 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
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2018-2019 Denver Depth Chart

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

2018-2019 Northwest Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Denver Nuggets54-28-
2Portland Trail Blazers53-291
3Utah Jazz50-324
4Oklahoma City Thunder49-335
5Minnesota Timberwolves36-4618

2018-2019 Denver Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Nikola Jokic All-NBA First Team (2019)
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 80 31.3 20.1 10.8 7.2 1.4 0.7 3.1
Jamal Murray 75 32.6 18.2 4.2 4.8 0.9 0.4 2.1
Malik Beasley 81 23.2 11.3 2.5 1.2 0.7 0.1 0.7
Paul Millsap 70 27.1 12.6 7.2 2.0 1.2 0.8 1.4
Monte Morris 82 24.0 10.4 2.4 3.6 0.9 0.0 0.6
Gary Harris 57 28.8 12.9 2.8 2.2 1.0 0.3 1.2
Mason Plumlee 82 21.1 7.8 6.4 3.0 0.8 0.9 1.5
Trey Lyles 64 17.5 8.5 3.8 1.4 0.5 0.4 1.1
Will Barton 43 27.7 11.5 4.6 2.9 0.4 0.5 1.5
Torrey Craig 75 20.0 5.7 3.5 1.0 0.5 0.6 0.6
Juancho Hernangomez 70 19.4 5.8 3.8 0.8 0.4 0.3 0.5
Isaiah Thomas 12 15.1 8.1 1.1 1.9 0.4 0.1 1.5
Jarred Vanderbilt 17 4.1 1.4 1.4 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.5
Tyler Lydon 25 3.7 0.9 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.0 0.2
Brandon Goodwin 16 3.6 1.4 0.2 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.2
Thomas Welsh 11 3.3 1.6 0.4 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.1
Nick Young 4 9.3 2.2 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.2 0.5
DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell 7 3.1 1.0 0.6 0.9 0.3 0.0 0.3

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)
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)
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
Lisa Johnson VP of Basketball Administration 1998-1999 N/A
Steve Hess Director of Performance 2016-2017 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (Denver Nuggets, 1997 to 2016)
Tim Dixon Director of Player Services 2003-2004 N/A
Amy O'Brien Director of Team Operations 2013-2014 Director of Player Development (Denver Nuggets, 2009 to 2013)
Andrew Munson Assistant Video Coordinator 2017-2018 Video Coordinator (Denver Nuggets, 2016 to 2017)
Travess Armenta Head Video Coordinator 2016-2017 Assistant Video Coordinator (Sacramento Kings, 2011 to 2016)
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
Bruce Glazer Chief Financial Officer, Executive VP 2010-2011 N/A
Herb Livsey Executive VP 2016-2017 Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2008 to 2016)
Sparky Gonzales Equipment Manager 2000-2001 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)
Dan Shimensky Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2007 to 2014)
Felipe Eichenberger Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2017-2018 Associate Strength and Conditioning Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2016 to 2017)
Carlos Daniel Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 2018-2019 Strength and Conditioning Coach (Southern Methodist, 2015 to )
Steve Short Director of Sports Medicine 2017-2018 Physical Therapist (Denver Nuggets, 2014 to 2017)
Jason Miller Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, Assistant Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 Athletic Trainer (Oklahoma State, 2006 to 2014)
Dr. Jack Spittler Team Physician 2018-2019 N/A
Dr. Karin VanBaak Team Physician 2018-2019 N/A
Matt Tuttle Physical Therapist 2018-2019 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
Tomago Collins VP of Communications 2012-2013 N/A
Nick O'Hayre Director of Media Relations 2017-2018 Media Relations Manager (Denver Nuggets, 2013 to 2017)