Age: 24 Height: 6-4 Weight: 210 lbs School: Michigan State
The Denver Nuggets signed veteran guard Nick Young on Monday after being granted an exemption following an escalating injury crisis. Young, who played for the Golden State Warriors last season during their championship-winning campaign, had been a free agent since the offseason. The 33-year-old arrives at the Nuggets with the franchise struggling to plug gaps in their roster following injuries to Will Barton, Gary Harris and Paul Millsap.
Nuggets guard Gary Harris is expected to need three to four weeks to rehabilitate a right hip injury suffered Monday against the Raptors, league sources told ESPN.
The Nuggets are shorthanded at both shooting guard and power forward with injuries to Gary Harris and Paul Millsap.
Nuggets guard Gary Harris will undergo an MRI on Tuesday in Orlando after leaving Monday's game with a groin injury.
Denver Nuggets guard Gary Harris left Monday's game in Toronto with a hip injury and will not return, the Nuggets announced.