Denver Nuggets Regular Season Rosters

2020-2021 Denver Nuggets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
5 Will Barton GF 6-5 181 8 Memphis 2012 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States PO-2021; UFA-2022
10 Bol Bol C 7-2 209 1 Oregon 2019 Rnd 2 Pick 14 United States RFA-2022
7 Facundo Campazzo PG 5-11 165 0 Penarol (Argentina) 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted Argentina RFA-2022
31 Vlatko Cancar SF 6-8 236 1 KK Mega Bemax (Serbia) 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 19 Slovenia RFA-2022
35 P.J. Dozier PG 6-6 205 3 South Carolina 2017 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States UFA-2022
50 Aaron Gordon F 6-9 235 6 Arizona 2014 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States UFA-2022
0 JaMychal Green PF 6-8 227 6 Alabama 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States PO-2021; UFA-2022
8 Shaquille Harrison G 6-4 190 3 Tulsa 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2021
00 Markus Howard SG 5-11 180 0 Marquette 2020 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2021
15 Nikola Jokic C 7-0 284 5 KK Mega Bemax (Serbia) 2014 Rnd 2 Pick 11 Serbia UFA-2023
6 JaVale McGee C 7-0 270 12 Nevada 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States UFA-2021
4 Paul Millsap FC 6-7 257 14 Louisiana Tech 2006 Rnd 2 Pick 17 United States UFA-2021
11 Monte Morris G 6-2 183 3 Iowa State 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States / Nigeria UFA-2024
27 Jamal Murray SG 6-4 215 4 Kentucky 2016 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Canada UFA-2025
22 Zeke Nnaji PF 6-11 240 0 Arizona 2020 Rnd 1 Pick 22 United States TO-2022; TO-2023; RFA-2024
1 Michael Porter, Jr. PF 6-10 218 2 Missouri 2018 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States RFA-2022
8 Austin Rivers SG 6-4 200 8 Duke 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States UFA-2021
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2020-2021 Denver Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters J. Murray W. Barton M. Porter, Jr. A. Gordon N. Jokic
Rotation M. Morris A. Rivers   P. Millsap J. McGee
Rotation F. Campazzo P. Dozier   J. Green  
Rotation S. Harrison        
Lim PT M. Howard   V. Cancar Z. Nnaji B. Bol

Denver Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Petr Cornelie C 2016 Rnd 2 Pick 23 France
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
Troy Daniels G (U) Non-Bird United States
Richard Jefferson SF (U) Non-Bird United States

2020-2021 Denver Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Nikola Jokic Most Valuable Player (2021)
Nikola Jokic All-NBA First Team (2021)
Nikola Jokic Player Of The Month (Jan 21, Mar 21)
Nikola Jokic Player Of The Week (01/25/21, 02/01/21, 03/22/21)
Facundo Campazzo Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2021)
Michael Porter, Jr. Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2021)

2020-2021 Denver Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Nikola Jokic 72 34.6 26.4 10.8 8.3 1.3 0.7 3.1
Michael Porter, Jr. 61 31.3 19.0 7.3 1.1 0.7 0.9 1.3
Jamal Murray 48 35.5 21.2 4.0 4.8 1.3 0.3 2.2
Will Barton 56 31.0 12.7 4.0 3.2 0.9 0.4 1.7
Paul Millsap 56 20.8 9.0 4.7 1.8 0.9 0.6 0.9
Monte Morris 47 25.4 10.2 2.0 3.2 0.7 0.3 0.7
JaMychal Green 58 19.3 8.1 4.8 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.9
Facundo Campazzo 65 21.9 6.1 2.1 3.6 1.2 0.2 1.1
P.J. Dozier 50 21.8 7.7 3.6 1.8 0.6 0.4 0.9
Aaron Gordon 25 25.9 10.2 4.7 2.2 0.7 0.6 1.2
Gary Harris 19 30.6 9.7 2.5 1.7 0.9 0.2 0.7
Zeke Nnaji 42 9.5 3.2 1.5 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
Austin Rivers 15 26.9 8.7 2.3 2.6 1.2 0.1 0.9
Markus Howard 37 5.5 2.8 0.6 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.5
Isaiah Hartenstein 30 9.1 3.5 2.8 0.5 0.4 0.7 0.7
Vlatko Cancar 41 6.9 2.1 1.2 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.3
JaVale McGee 13 13.5 5.5 5.3 0.5 0.2 1.1 1.2
Bol Bol 32 5.0 2.2 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.4
R.J. Hampton 25 9.3 2.6 2.0 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.4
Shaquille Harrison 17 16.3 3.3 2.3 0.9 0.9 0.3 0.4
Greg Whittington 4 3.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Gary Clark 2 2.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Denver Nuggets Future Free Agent Details

2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Paul Millsap (UFA)
JaVale McGee (UFA)
JaMychal Green (PO)
Will Barton (PO)
Austin Rivers (UFA)
Shaquille Harrison (RFA)
Markus Howard (RFA)
Aaron Gordon (UFA)
P.J. Dozier (UFA)
Michael Porter, Jr. (RFA)
Zeke Nnaji (TO)
Facundo Campazzo (UFA)
Vlatko Cancar (UFA)
Bol Bol (RFA)
Nikola Jokic (UFA)
Zeke Nnaji (TO)
Monte Morris (UFA)
Zeke Nnaji (RFA)
Jamal Murray (UFA)

Denver Nuggets Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2021OwnTo OKC (via PHL to GOS)
2022OwnMore favorable of DEN and PHL to MIN (via MIN swap of PHL for DEN) then other to MIA if MIA 15-30 in 2022 or to HOU (via MIA) if MIA 1-14 in 2022
20231-14 Own; 15-30 to OKC31-46 Own; 47-60 to CLE
20241-14 Own; 15-30 to OKC if not already settledOwn
20251-14 Own; 15-30 to OKC if not already settled; or 1-5 Own; 6-30 to ORL if DEN conveys 1st round pick to OKC in 2023To OKC if DEN has not conveyed 1st round pick to OKC by 2025
20261-5 Own; 6-30 to ORL if not already settled and if DEN has conveyed 1st round pick to OKC by 2024To OKC if DEN has not conveyed 1st round pick to OKC by 2025
20271-5 Own; 6-30 to ORL if not already settledTo CLE

Denver Nuggets Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing
No picks incoming

2021 second round draft pick to Oklahoma City
Denver's 2021 2nd round pick to Oklahoma City (via Philadelphia to Golden State) [Denver-Philadelphia, 7/6/2018; Golden State-Philadelphia, 2/6/2020; Golden State-Oklahoma City, 11/22/2020]

2022 second round draft pick to Minnesota or Miami
Minnesota will receive the more favorable of Philadelphia's 2022 2nd round pick and Denver's 2022 2nd round pick and Miami will receive the less favorable of the two (via Minnesota's right to swap Philadelphia for Denver) [Denver-Philadelphia, 7/6/2018; Minnesota-Philadelphia, 11/12/2018; Denver-Miami, 6/21/2019]; Miami may convey this pick to Houston (see Miami Outgoing)

2023 first round draft pick to Oklahoma City
Denver's 1st round pick to Oklahoma City protected for selections 1-14 in 2023, 1-14 in 2024 and 1-14 in 2025; if Denver has not conveyed a 1st round pick to Oklahoma City by 2025, then Denver will instead convey its 2025 2nd round pick and 2026 2nd round pick to Oklahoma City [Denver-Milwaukee-New Orleans-Oklahoma City, 11/23/2020]

2023 second round draft pick to Cleveland
Denver's 2023 2nd round pick to Cleveland protected for selections 31-46 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Denver's obligation to Cleveland will be extinguished) [Cleveland-Denver, 3/25/2021]

2025 first round draft pick to Orlando
At least two years after Denver conveys a 1st round pick to Oklahoma City, Denver's 1st round pick to Orlando protected for selections 1-5 in 2025, 1-5 in 2026 and 1-5 in 2027 (if Denver has not conveyed a 1st round pick to Orlando by 2027, then Denver's obligation to Orlando will be extinguished) [Denver-Orlando, 3/25/2021]

2027 second round draft pick to Cleveland
Denver's 2027 2nd round pick to Cleveland [Cleveland-Denver, 3/25/2021]

2020-2021 Denver Nuggets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Vlatko Cancar was selected as the #19 pick in the Second Round of the 2017 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Vlatko Cancar signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on August 1, 2019.

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. Jamal Murray signed a multi-year extension with the Denver Nuggets on July 24, 2019.

Zeke Nnaji was selected as the #22 pick in the First Round of the 2020 NBA Draft by the Denver Nuggets. Zeke Nnaji signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on November 30, 2020.

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 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.

Aaron Gordon was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Orlando Magic on March 25, 2021.

JaVale McGee was acquired in a trade by the Denver Nuggets from the Cleveland Cavaliers on March 25, 2021.

Acquired via Free Agency

Bol Bol signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on November 24, 2020.

Facundo Campazzo signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on November 30, 2020.

P.J. Dozier signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on June 30, 2020.

JaMychal Green signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on November 30, 2020.

Paul Millsap signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 13, 2017. Paul Millsap re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on December 2, 2020.

Monte Morris signed a multi-year contract with the Denver Nuggets on July 25, 2018. Monte Morris re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on December 9, 2020.

Austin Rivers signed a contract with the Denver Nuggets on April 20, 2021. Austin Rivers re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets on April 30, 2021.

2020-2021 Denver Nuggets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Stan Kroenke Owner, Chairman 2000-2001 N/A
Josh Kroenke President, Governor 2011-2012 Vice President of Team Development (Denver Nuggets, 2007 to 2011)
Matt Hutchings Chief Operating Officer, Executive VP 2013-2014 N/A
Declan Bolger Chief Marketing Officer, Senior VP 2016-2017 N/A
Dave Fleck Senior VP 2020-2021 N/A
Kevin Jackson Director of Team Security 2020-2021 N/A
Mike Malone Head Coach 2015-2016 Head Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2013 to 2015)
Wes Unseld, Jr. Associate Head Coach 2020-2021 Lead Assistant Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2016 to 2020)
Ryan Bowen Assistant Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2013 to 2015)
Jordi Fernandez Assistant Coach 2016-2017 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)
John Beckett Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Director of Player Development (Denver Nuggets, 2018 to 2019)
Andrew Munson Special Assistant to the Head Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Video Coordinator (Denver Nuggets, 2017 to 2019)
Tim Connelly President of Basketball Operations 2016-2017 Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations (Denver Nuggets, 2013 to 2017)
Calvin Booth General Manager 2019-2020 Assistant General Manager (Denver Nuggets, 2017 to 2020)
Tommy Balcetis Assistant General Manager 2020-2021 Vice President of Basketball Strategy (Denver Nuggets, 2019 to 2020)
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, Director of Player Development 2013-2014 Director of Player Development (Denver Nuggets, 2009 to )
Jordan Bickerstaff Assistant Video Coordinator 2019-2020 N/A
Travess Armenta Head Video Coordinator 2016-2017 Assistant Video Coordinator (Sacramento Kings, 2011 to 2016)
Martynas Pocius Scout 2019-2020 Basketball Operations Associate (Denver Nuggets, 2017 to 2019)
Rafael Juc International Scout 2013-2014 N/A
Elvis Valcarcel Assistant Coach, Advance Scout 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (New Orleans Pelicans, 2016 to 2018)
Dethie Fall Basketball Operations Associate 2019-2020 Video Coordinator (Denver Nuggets, 2017 to 2018)
Jonathan Wallace Basketball Operations Associate 2019-2020 Special Assistant to the Head Coach (Georgetown, 2018 to 2019)
Bruce Glazer Chief Financial Officer, Executive VP 2010-2011 N/A
Herb Livsey Executive VP 2016-2017 Scout (Denver Nuggets, 2008 to 2016)
Ken Miller Executive VP 2020-2021 N/A
Sparky Gonzales Equipment Manager 2000-2001 N/A
Ben Tenzer Director of Basketball Operations 2013-2014 Legal Analyst (Denver Nuggets, 2012 to 2013)
Ognjen Stojakovic Director of Player Development 2019-2020 Player Development Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2016 to 2019)
Stephen Graham Player Development 2016-2017 Assistant Coach (Fort Wayne Mad Ants, 2015 to 2016)
Boniface N'Dong Player Development 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Unicaja Malaga, 2017 to 2019)
Dan Shimensky Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2007 to 2014)
Felipe Eichenberger Director of Performance, Head Strength and Conditioning Coach 2017-2018 Associate Strength and Conditioning Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2016 to 2017)
Jason Miller Associate Head Athletic Trainer 2019-2020 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (Denver Nuggets, 2014 to 2019)
Claus Antunes de Souza Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 2019-2020 N/A
Claus Souza Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 2020-2021 N/A
Dr. Jack Spittler Team Physician 2018-2019 N/A
Dr. Karin VanBaak Team Physician 2018-2019 N/A
Matt Tuttle Director of Sports Science, Physical Therapist 2018-2019 N/A
Scott Hastings Television Analyst 1999-2000 N/A
Katy Winge Television Analyst 2018-2019 N/A
Chris Dempsey Television Analyst 2020-2021 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)
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