1:34 PM EST, Sat December 16, 2017
Denver Post 13 hours ago
Will Barton, Gary Harris catch fire as Nuggets rally past the Pelicans in OT

Will Barton, Gary Harris catch fire as Nuggets rally past the Pelicans in OT

Nikola Jokic, the 22-year-old Serbian star at the gooey center of the Nuggets' offense, stepped onto the Pepsi Center floor midway through the first quarter Friday night for the first time in 15 days. He promptly got dunked on.
Denver Post 22 hours ago
Nikola Jokic finally returns to the Nuggets. But why the delay? And what do they expect?

Nikola Jokic finally returns to the Nuggets. But why the delay? And what do they expect?

Nikola Jokic understood the pain, he could see it manifest in the blood that rushed to a swollen left ankle. What the Nuggets' star center could not grasp, though, was the incentive to make it go away.
Denver Post Dec 13, 2017
Denver Nuggets briefs: Nikola Jokic misses seventh consecutive game with sprained ankle

Denver Nuggets briefs: Nikola Jokic misses seventh consecutive game with sprained ankle

Despite being officially listed as available to play in the Denver Nuggets’ road trip finale Wednesday against the Celtics, standout center Nikola Jokic missed his seventh consecutive game with a sprained left ankle.
Denver Post Dec 8, 2017
Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic progresses to individual on-court work, status still day-to-day

Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic progresses to individual on-court work, status still day-to-day

“I still feel pain,” Jokic said, before taking his shoe and tape off to reveal an ankle that is still swollen and bruised. “ … It’s better, but I still feel it. Every day is better, so hopefully it’s gonna be better tomorrow.”
Denver Post Dec 7, 2017
Everything you need to know about Denver Nuggets at Orlando Magic

Everything you need to know about Denver Nuggets at Orlando Magic

Nuggets: Denver is 3-9 on the road, including four losses in a row. … Standout center Nikola Jokic will miss his fourth consecutive game with a sprained left ankle, though coach Michael Malone remains optimistic that Jokic can return at some point on this six-game road trip.
Denver Post Dec 6, 2017
DeMarcus Cousins powers New Orleans Pelicans to victory over Denver Nuggets

DeMarcus Cousins powers New Orleans Pelicans to victory over Denver Nuggets

The Nuggets did not have Nikola Jokic and Paul Millsap. The Pelicans did not have Anthony Davis.
Denver Post Dec 4, 2017
Denver Nuggets’ road struggles continue with loss at Dallas Mavericks

Denver Nuggets’ road struggles continue with loss at Dallas Mavericks

Without standout big men Nikola Jokic and Paul Millsap, the Nuggets displayed grit and resolve in the second half of home victories against the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers.
Denver Post Dec 4, 2017
Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic says his sprained ankle is “getting better”; return timetable remains uncertain

Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic says his sprained ankle is “getting better”; return timetable remains uncertain

DALLAS — Nikola Jokic spent the end of the Denver Nuggets’ shootaround at American Airlines Center laying on his back, with his sprained left ankle wrapped in ice and propped up on the scorer’s table. Jokic, who is Denver’s leader in scoring (15.5 points per game), rebounding (10.6 per game) and assists (4.6 per game), […]
Denver Post Dec 2, 2017
Nikola Jokic expected to miss “next couple games” for Denver Nuggets, coach Michael Malone says

Nikola Jokic expected to miss “next couple games” for Denver Nuggets, coach Michael Malone says

The Nuggets begin a six-game road trip Monday in Dallas. Malone said Jokic will travel with the team, but that returning to the floor on the second half of that trip is “probably, right now, the best-case scenario.”
Denver Post Dec 1, 2017
Nikola Jokic to miss Denver Nuggets’ Saturday game against Los Angeles Lakers with ankle sprain

Nikola Jokic to miss Denver Nuggets’ Saturday game against Los Angeles Lakers with ankle sprain

Denver Nuggets standout center Nikola Jokic will not play Saturday against the Los Angeles Lakers due to a sprained left ankle, the team announced Friday afternoon.
Denver Post Nov 30, 2017
Will Barton’s game-winner finally subdues lowly Bulls as Nuggets stave off concern for Nikola Jokic

Will Barton’s game-winner finally subdues lowly Bulls as Nuggets stave off concern for Nikola Jokic

The Nuggets were already drowning in concern when their 22-year-old, third-year beacon of hope fell to the floor scowling in pain Thursday. The Chicago Bulls, by far the worst offensive team in the league, had torched them for an 18-point lead.
Denver Post Nov 30, 2017
Nikola Jokic suffers a worrisome injury, leaves Nuggets game vs. Bulls in the first half

Nikola Jokic suffers a worrisome injury, leaves Nuggets game vs. Bulls in the first half

Nikola Jokic, the 22-year-old, third-year beacon of hope for a young Nuggets team, rolled his left ankle in the first half against the Bulls on Thursday at the Pepsi Center and exited the game early.
Purple and Blue Nov 28, 2017

Utah Jazz-Denver Nuggets key matchup: Can Derrick Favors stop Nikola Jokic?

The Utah Jazz are set to take on the Denver Nuggets in an ESPN game, and the matchup everyone will be watching is the battle of the big men — Derrick Favors and Nikola Jokic. Since Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert went out with a knee injury, Derrick Favors has stepped up as the starting […] Utah Jazz-Denver Nuggets key matchup: Can Derrick Favors stop Nikola Jokic? - The J-Notes - The J-Notes - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Denver Post Nov 25, 2017
The Morning After: 7 takeaways from Denver Nuggets’ victory over Memphis Grizzlies

The Morning After: 7 takeaways from Denver Nuggets’ victory over Memphis Grizzlies

The Denver Nuggets topped the Memphis Grizzlies 104-92 Friday night, a contest highlighted by another masterful performance from standout center Nikola Jokic.
Denver Post Nov 25, 2017
Nikola Jokic’s leadership key for Denver Nuggets during Paul Millsap’s absence

Nikola Jokic’s leadership key for Denver Nuggets during Paul Millsap’s absence

Before Nikola Jokic boarded the Denver Nuggets’ bus for Monday’s contest at the Sacramento Kings, coach Michael Malone pulled him aside in the hotel lobby.

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