Denver Nuggets Persuasive Essay On Sports

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Denver Nuggets (30-52) The Denver Nuggets missed the playoffs for the second year in a row and finished 12th in the highly competitive Western Conference. Their season was a disappointment to say the least. They had a coaching change midway through the season as they fired their head coach, Brian Shaw, on March 3. They seemed to have lost their way during the season, as they lost so many games back to back and their offense seem discombobulated. Their point guard, Ty Lawson, was the only bright spot for them as he averaged 15.2 points per game and 9.6 assists per game and managed to stay healthy. However, the Nuggets need to capitalize on free agents this offseason in order to get back to the playoffs next year. The 2015-16 salary cap is…show more content…
Greg Monroe (PF/C) (UFA): The Denver Nuggets should throw the bank at this guy. A traditional back to the basket, low post center that perfectly compliments Faried. Monroe would be a steal for the Nuggets. At only 25 years of age, he can form a dynamic duo with Mudiay, especially if they can get decent role players by trading away Ty Lawson. His offense would be crucial for the Nuggets as they would have an option for scoring when they are in the half court set, an area they struggled with this past season. Monroe averaged 16 points per game and 10 rebounds per game last season, so the Nuggets could definitely use him. Anthony Morrow SG (UFA): Morrow is a three-point specialist that would be great for a young point guard such as Mudiay. He doesn 't need the ball or even have to take a dribble as he 's a great catch and shoot player. The Nuggets can get him for a cheap price as well. Big men should be the Nuggets primary concern as Javale McGee and Timothy Mozgov are no longer on their team, and there are a lot of solid centers they can choose from. The team also needs three-point shooting too, however, with Mudiay on their team they are sure to improve. The Nuggets can be an exciting team to watch next season, we just have to wait and see what they do in the
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