Age: 23 Height: 6-3 Weight: 175 lbs School: Iowa State
It's like Michael Malone has too many Porsches and not enough garage-door openers. Monte Morris is averaging 15.8 points and 5.7 assists in February. Malik Beasley is averaging 20.8 points and shooting .524 from beyond the arc over his last six appearances. Oh, and guess what? Isaiah Thomas is allegedly
The Denver Nuggets halted a three-game skid by turning up their defense and turning things over to their deep guard rotation which will only get deeper when Gary Harris and Isaiah Thomas return to action after the All-Star break. "We were tired of losing, three in a row, and coach wasn't too happy about it," said Monte Morris, who scored 17 points in Denver's 103-87 win over the Miami Heat on Monday night. "We just needed to get back to our old style, our old Nuggets basketball, flying around and covering for mistakes."
Waiver Wired is back with a look at Week 17. Monte Morris, Malik Beasley, Jonathan Isaac, Mikal Bridges and Kelly Olynyk are all heating up.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Nikola Jokic (NEE'-koh-lah YOH'-kihch) registered his eighth triple-double of the season by furnishing 20 points, 13 rebound and 10 assists in the Denver Nuggets' 105-99 triumph over the Pelicans at New Orleans. Malik Beasley scored 22 points, and Monte Morris added 20
Nikola Jokic had a triple-double as the visiting Denver Nuggets defeated the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans 105-99 on Wednesday night. Jokic had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists, Malik Beasley added 22 points off the bench, Monte Morris scored 20 and Paul Millsap had 13 as the Nuggets won their fourth consecutive game. The Pelicans played without five of their top six scorers for the second consecutive night.