Monthly Archives: February 2017

Report: Nuggets, Blazers agree to Nurkic-Plumlee swap — NBA.com: News

Already well-positioned with youth, talent and eventual salary-cap space, the Denver Nuggets’ situation appeared to get even brighter Sunday amid reports they had swapped center Jusuf Nurkic to the Portland Trail Blazers for big man Mason Plumlee. The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnorawski was first with the news:

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Jusuf Nurkic traded by Nuggets to Portland for Mason Plumlee — The Denver Post

The Nuggets traded former first-round draft pick Jusuf Nurkic to Portland on Sunday, a deal that, in part brings Mason Plumlee to Denver, a league source confirmed. The deal, in total, is Nurkic and the Memphis first-round pick to Portland. In return, the Nuggets are getting Plumlee, a 2018 second rounder and cash. It brings…

via Jusuf Nurkic traded by Nuggets to Portland for Mason Plumlee — The Denver Post

Colorado Avalanche and the Francois Beauchemin Problem — Mile High Sticking

The Colorado Avalanche have a problem, namely defenseman Francois Beauchemin. Defenseman Francois Beauchemin is a problem for the Colorado Avalanche. His bad play and lack of leadership have deteriorated an already poor blueline. What’s more, he’s expensive. What can the Colorado Avalanche do about this problem? Francois Beauchemin Playing Badly Where to start with how…

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