Denver Post "The same week NBA free agent Jason Collins announced he is gay, Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried received an NBA award for his work in the community, notably for prompting gay acceptance. Faried, raised by two mothers, won the J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award on Wednesday for his work in the..." May 02
Denver Post "Kenneth Faried knows how much fun the NBA playoffs are supposed to be. He experienced that joy as a rookie last year, playing against the Los Angeles Lakers. But now his left ankle is siphoning the joy from his game. Faried hasn't returned to full health since suffering a sprained ankle April 14..." April 29
#Nuggets coach George Karl says he's leaning toward starting Faried & Chandler together tonight along with Lawson, Fournier & Iguodala.
Denver Post "Kenneth Faried doesn't want to let his hair down. It was a peculiar sight Tuesday for those familiar with the Nuggets — Faried with his hair down during a game. That's how he wore it on the bench in Game 2 of the Golden State playoff series before being called to check in. Then he put his..." April 25
Denver Post "There will be six Warriors on the court in Game 2. Kenneth Faried is a Denver Nugget but also a Denver Warrior, a ravenous rebounder who changes games by dieting on Spaldings. The power forward missed Denver's Game 1 win because of an ankle injury, but is playing Tuesday. "There's no 'Will he?'..." April 23
San Francisco Chronicle "The highly anticipated matchup between the All-Star and the All-Star snub will not happen in this best-of-seven series. Denver power forward Kenneth Faried on Sunday promised that he will return from a sprained left ankle for Tuesday's Game 2. The Warriors announced that their power forward,..." April 22
Coach Karl said Kenneth Faried could play tomorrow, but most likely he will not start. He not sure how many minutes Manimal is ready to play
Denver power forward Kenneth Faired said he'll definitely play in Game 2. "You can't keep me down."
Denver coach George Karl said Kenneth Faired will be in uniform. "That's all I'm going to say right now."
San Francisco Chronicle "Nuggets coach George Karl said Kenneth Faried won't start in Saturday's Game 1 against the Warriors, and it sounds as though a sprained left ankle might keep the power forward out of the game, altogether. "Hopefully, I can bounce back, but I don't know about" Saturday, Faried said after Friday's..." April 20
SportingNews.com "Kenneth Faried sprained his ankle early in Sunday's game against Portland and the news released Monday was encouraging. X-rays were negative and the Nuggets announced Monday that Faried will miss the team's final two regular-season games at Milwaukee tonight and at home Wednesday against..." April 16
NBA.com "The Manimal is down but not out. Within two hours of spraining his left ankle Sunday, Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried vowed to be ready when the playoffs start within the next week. “I know I will be out there,” he said. “I don’t care what’s going on. If I can walk, I can..." April 15
Good news for Nuggets & Kenneth Faried. Team says X-rays were negative & he has left ankle sprain. He won't return vs #Blazers, is day 2 day
Denver Post "Kenneth Faried could see — and feel — the change from the start. Extra players devoted to boxing him out. A rise in physical play. Opponents sometimes taking the desperate step of face-guarding him just so he couldn't get a rebound. It has been that kind of season for Faried, the Nuggets'..." April 10
Denver Post "Every month, the league gives out the Kia Community Assist Award, and Faried earned the award for his work in February for his ongoing philanthropic and charitable work. In other words, the league is commending Kenneth for being vocal about gay rights and awareness in sports. Faried was raised..." March 14
Denver Post "The best part of the NBA's All-Star Weekend for Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried wasn't so much the chance to put himself in the spotlight, but, for a few days, to feel a bit like a kid again. The players he idolized growing up were everywhere. "Meeting Shaq (Shaquille O'Neal) for once in my..." February 19
Denver Post "Kenneth Faried tried to pull of a double-double Saturday night, but the Nuggets' second-year forward wasn't able to win the slam-dunk contest during All-Star Weekend. Coming off an MVP showing Friday night in the Rising Stars Challenge game, Faried used the backboard on both of his first-round..." February 17
Houston Chronicle "Everyone ran fast, jumped high, did whatever they wanted without a concern that anyone on another team — assuming they could even remember which team was Team Chuck and which was Team Shaq— would think to interfere. The Rising Stars Challenge at Toyota Center on Friday night was not so much of..." February 16
Denver Post "Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried scored 40 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and entertained the crowd with a series of dunks, leading Team Chuck to a 163-135 victory over Team Shaq in the Rising Stars Challenge game Friday night. Faried, a second-year pro drafted out of Morehead State, made 18-of-22..." February 16
Denver Post "Nuggets fans have a man crush. Specifically, a Manimal crush. Oh, how Kenneth Faried gets Nuggets fans, men and women, talking, texting and tweeting. "The Manimal" is just so crush-worthy — he leads the NBA in hustle, he rebounds like he's 8-foot-8, not 6-8, and his slams earned him a spot in..." February 09
Denver Post "Forget calling it the Pepsi Center. This place is the Manimal House. With every aerodynamic aerial assault on the rim, Kenneth Faried turns the arena into his own fraternity house-like party, as the beer-guzzling crowd erupts in ecstasy. During Thursday's 128-96 win, running the Bulls out of the..." February 08