Kenneth Faried F  #35

Current Team: Denver Nuggets

Born: Nov 19, 1989 (27 years old)

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-8 (203cm)     Weight: 228 (103kg)

Hand: Right

Twitter: @KennethFaried35


Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Denver Nuggets)

Free Agent: UFA-2019

Current Agent: Thaddeus Foucher

Draft Entry: 2011 NBA Draft

Early Entry Info: 2010 Early Entrant (Withdrew)

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 22, Denver Nuggets

Pre-Draft Team: Morehead State (Sr)

High School: Technology High School [Newark, New Jersey]

Kenneth Faried News

Nuggets Shopping Kenneth Faried In Trade Market
Denver has been shopping Kenneth Faried off and on for several seasons.

Zach Lowe/ESPN

Wolves Interested In Trading For Kenneth Faried
Tom Thibodeau has long been an admirer of Kenneth Faried and worked with him as part of the United States' World Cup team in 2014.

Sean Deveney/Sporting News

Raptors Have Held Talks On Kenneth Faried, Thaddeus Young
The Raptors own the Knicks' first round pick in addition to their own, which can be used in a trade.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Kenneth Faried Plays One Day After Leaving Court On Stretcher
Kenneth Faried was removed the court on a stretcher and taken to a local hospital.

Associated Press

Nuggets Rebuilding Around Gallinari, Nurkic; Could Trade Lawson, Faried
The Nuggets are expected to make Ty Lawson and/or Kenneth Faried available in trade talks before the June 25th draft.

Mark Kiszla/Denver Post

Faried: Meeting With Shaw Has Helped 110 Percent
Kenneth Faried's talk with Brian Shaw last week has helped him regain his form.

Nicki Jhabvala/Denver Post

Josh Smith: Kenneth Faried Is 'A Clown'
Josh Smith was responding to a quote from Kenneth Faried in which he said that Josh Smith "shot them out of the game."

Vincent Goodwill/Detroit News

Kenneth Faried, Nuggets Agree Upon Reworked Four-Year, $50M Extension
The Nuggets and Kenneth Faried pared down an original five-year, $60 million pact.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Kenneth Faried Agrees To Five-Year, $60M Extension With Nuggets
The deal includes a partial guarantee in the fifth year that assures Kenneth Faried he will make no less than $52 million over the life of the contract.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Kenneth Faried Noticing Increased Respect From Team USA Play
Kenneth Faried said he is not concerned about his contractual status but will focus on it once he is finished with Team USA.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Team USA Cuts Damian Lillard, Chandler Parsons, Gordon Hayward, Kyle Korver For World Cup Roster
Damian Lillard, Chandler Parsons, Kyle Korver and Gordon Hayward were left off the World Cup roster.

RealGM Staff Report

Nuggets To Meet Kenneth Faried's Reps, Hope To Sign Extension
The Nuggets will meet with the representatives of Kenneth Faried next week.

Zach Lowe/Grantland

Nuggets Offering Faried, Chandler As Part Of Package For Kevin Love
The Nuggets are building a package around several veterans for Kevin Love.

Steve Bulpett/Boston Herald

Nuggets Plan To Discuss Contract Extension With Kenneth Faried
The Nuggets plan to discuss a contract extension with Kenneth Faried in the offseason.

Chris Dempsey/Denver Post

Brian Shaw Expects Nuggets To Keep Kenneth Faried
Brian Shaw expects Kenneth Faried to remain with the Nuggets next season.

Chris Dempsey/Denver Post

Nuggets Discussed Faried In Trades For '14 First Or Quality Wing Player On Rookie Deal
The Nuggets reportedly fear that Kenneth Faried will demand an eight-figure salary in free agency.

Zach Lowe/Grantland

Knicks Trying To Pick Up Shumpert For Faried Trade Talks With Nuggets
The Knicks were actively looking to trade Iman Shumpert earlier in the season with Kenneth Faried as a potential target.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Sources: Kenneth Faried Still Available For Right Price
Kenneth Faried is averaging 10.5 points and 7.6 rebounds this season.

Zach Lowe/

Team USA Announces 28-Man Initial Roster
Team USA announced their 28-man initial roster for 2014-2016.

RealGM Staff Report

Knicks, Nuggets Intensifying Negotiations On Shumpert-Faried Trade
No deal is imminent, but the Knicks believe they need to make a move to bolster their frontcourt.

Frank Isola/New York Daily News

Nuggets Exercise 14-15 Options On Faried, Fournier
The Nuggets have exercised the fourth-year contract option on forward Kenneth Faried and the third-year option on guard Evan Fournier for 2014-15.

RealGM Staff Report

Nuggets Likely To Start Hickson As Faried Returns From Hamstring Strain
Kenneth Faried is returning from a hamstring strain and is coming off a season in which he started all 80 regular season games in which he played.

RealGM Staff Report

Sources: Nuggets Gauging Trade Value Of Kenneth Faried
The Nuggets have demanded a very good return for Kenneth Faried.

Zach Lowe/Grantland

Faried Wins Citizenship Award
The award goes to a player, coach or trainer who shows “outstanding service and dedication to the community.”

RealGM Staff Report

Faried Kicks Hole In Locker Room Wall Following Nuggets' Loss
Kenneth Faried has an injured left foot and he's not sure which one he used to use kick a hole in the wall.

Benjamin Hochman/Denver Post

Karl Irked By World Peace's Scarring Hit On Faried
Metta World Peace popped Kenneth Faried so hard that he left Faried with a scar.

Ben Bolch/Los Angeles Times

World Peace's Hit On Faried Doesn't Warrant Action From NBA
As of Wednesday, the NBA also had not taken any action against Metta World Peace clubbing Kenneth Faried.

Benjamin Hochman/Denver Post

Faried Becomes First NBA Player To Join Group Fighting Homophobia In Sports
Kenneth Faried was raised by a lesbian couple in New Jersey.

John Branch/New York Times

Faried, LeBron Named Players Of The Week
Kenneth Faried averaged 16.8 points and 12.8 rebounds while shooting .563 (27-of 48) from the field during the Nuggets' four games of the week.

RealGM Staff Report

Irving, Rubio Headline 2012 All-Rookie First Team
Kyrie Irving, Ricky Rubio, Kenneth Faried, Klay Thompson, Iman Shumpert, Kawhi Leonard and Brandon Knight have been voted to the 2011-12 NBA All-Rookie First Team.

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