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Will Nuggets Dish Out Faried’s Price Tag?

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Keeping (Kenneth) Faried in the fold will cost the Nuggets, but figuring out where he falls might be tougher.

Add in his standing on the Nuggets’ roster — he’s the team’s second-best player — and his exploding box-office appeal, and the price tag could fall right in that $10 million to $11 million per-year range. Modestly. He will be in search for more, no doubt.

It might be difficult for the Nuggets to justify to themselves shelling out a contract to Faried worth more than Ty Lawson’s $12 million average, however.

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