JaVale McGee RUMORS & NEWS

  • JaVale McGee to miss extended time with leg injury

    Denver Post "JaVale McGee's long injury saga has taken yet another negative turn. The Nuggets reserve center is expected to be out a "significant" amount of time after he aggravated a muscle near the tibia in which he had a stress fracture repaired, Nuggets coach Brian Shaw said Sunday. Gametracker: San..." December 15

  • JaVale McGee continues to battle soreness, and other Nuggets notes

    Denver Post "Three of the Nuggets four ‘surgery’ players are champing at the bit to get out on the court. Probably, all four are, actually. But only Danilo Gallinari, Nate Robinson and J.J. Hickson are close. JaVale McGee is having to play the patience game. “What he’s going through right now is when he has..." October 09

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    Alex Kennedy @AlexKennedyNBA

    The Denver Nuggets have considered trading JaVale McGee and/or Wilson Chandler, according to league sources.

  • Nuggets' JaVale McGee undergoes season ending surgery on left leg

    SI.com "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. “While it’s disappointing that we won’t have JaVale back on the court this season, we’re happy that he can move forward..." February 20

  • McGee decision expected by March 1 on whether to play this season for Nuggets

    Denver Post "A resolution on whether Nuggets center JaVale McGee will play again this season is expected by March 1, his mother, Pamela, told The Denver Post. McGee has been out since early November with a stress fracture in his left tibia. The team's original plan was to allow McGee to take time to let..." February 15

  • JaVale McGee could be lost for the season

    Yahoo! Sports "Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee could miss the rest of the season because of a stress fracture in his left leg, league sources told Yahoo Sports. McGee, 26, has been seeking further medical consultation on the injury, which hasn't been able to heal properly this season, league sources..." February 06

  • JaVale McGee steadily making progress in stress fracture rehab

    Denver Post "While the news of Danilo Gallinari’s need for another ACL surgery still was sending waves through the Nuggets organization, they are gradually getting good returns on another player out for an indefinite period of time. Center JaVale McGee, who has been out since early November with a stress..." January 21

  • Nuggets center JaVale McGee still resting injured left tibia

    Denver Post "Five weeks after the initial injury, Nuggets center JaVale McGee is in a similar place to where he started – on a bone stimulator along with other rehab, doing upper body work… and waiting. The stress fracture in his left tibia is healing, but there is no end in sight from his absence from the..." December 13

  • Is JaVale McGee getting left behind in Denver?

    Denver Post "Wow the team is coming together under Brian Shaw. I love how he uses so much of the bench! Do you think we'll take a step backwards when JaVale McGee comes back? We don't miss him much I'm sorry to say! Why has Nate Robinson been on so many teams? He's a big asset! -- Steve, Los Angeles There..." December 05

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    Chris Dempsey @dempseypost

    Bad news for #Nuggets C JaVale McGee. He's got a stress fracture in his left tibia and is out indefinitely.

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  • JaVale McGee, Denver Nuggets center, finds positive approach paying off

    Denver Post "Turnarounds are usually accompanied by tall tales. Struggle one season but flourish the next? Odds are the reasons for the turnaround come with a large dose of intrigue. Unless you're JaVale McGee. His success 10 days into Nuggets training camp has been a complete turnaround from last..." October 11

  • JaVale: NBA people 'think that I’m dumb or stupid'

    CSN Washington "For all the colorful players that have come through Washington in recent years none wears the title of knucklehead better than JaVale McGee does. There are scores of YouTube videos depicting the big man's ill-advised forays with the basketball and his own random comments about who knows what. NBA..." September 15

  • Look for a lot more JaVale McGee in Denver this season

    Pro Basketball Talk "JaVale McGee is a smart guy. He also just does some stupid things on the basketball court. Ones that Shaq mocked on Inside the NBA decisions big and small that had former coach George Karl limiting his minutes. All that could change this season. Part of Karl’s surprise exit from Denver was a..." September 12

  • JaVale McGee under pressure with Kosta Koufos out of picture

    Denver Post "Late Thursday night, when Nuggets general manager Tim Connelly met with the media, the questions were of the moment — the draft picks, the Kosta Koufos trade — but the real narrative was this: The team's new management means business. Big time. Right off the top, an already huge summer for..." June 29

  • Nuggets have come to know JaVale McGee as "The Great Adventure"

    Denver Post "The masters are rare, those whose brilliance transcends their peers, and as such, they're given the desired designation as a poet's poet or a comic's comic or, in the case of JaVale McGee, a weirdo's weirdo. "JaVale McGee, by far, is the goofiest teammate I've had. He's goofiest guy in the NBA,"..." March 31

  • Wait, what did JaVale McGee say about Shaquille O'Neal?

    USA Today "Well, this gets awkward quickly. After registering zero points, two rebounds and two blocks in 14 minutes of play during the Denver Nuggets 107-92 win over the Los Angeles Clippers Thursday night, Nuggets center JaVale McGee appeared on TNT's Inside the NBA for an interview with the studio..." March 08

  • Nuggets fans enjoying JaVale McGee

    Bullets Forever "This is Part III of a six-part series noting the impact of last March's stunning deal for Nene. In this section, we touch base with two lead writers of SB Nation's Nuggets blog Denver Stiffs to see how the trade has affected their team. As it turns out, both are happy with having JaVale..." March 08

  • JaVale McGee of the Denver Nuggets as "The Chemist"

    Denver Stiffs "In order to understand what "The Chemist" actually is, we must get the proper definition from the creators themselves: Grantland.com's Bill Simmons and Rembert Browne. During pregame intros for a Knicks-Suns game at MSG, I noticed Renaldo Balkman had thrown himself into that James Posey-type..." February 14