DENVER (AP) – Brian Shaw found himself in a downright defensive mood at practice.
So for nearly two hours Tuesday, the first-year Denver Nuggets coach had his team work on nothing but defense and defense and more defense. 645 more words
JaVale McGee hasn’t played since the sixth game of the NBA season due to a stress fracture in his left leg and it has showed on the defensive end for Denver — opposing centers are shooting 50.6 percent against the Nuggets and teams are averaging 45.2 points a game in the paint against them, 26th in the NBA. 158 more words
The Nuggets announced Thursday that center JaVale McGee will miss the remainder of the 2013-14 season after undergoing surgery to address a stress fracture in his left tibia.