Who is the best shooter in the NBA right now?

As we’ve discussed before, shooting is an integral part of the game of basketball. It gives you access to 3-point possessions. It gives you spacing. So, it also clears the lane to give you access to shots in the paint. Shooting makes you dangerous. Because of the skill’s value, it is important to figure out which […]

Mat Issa  •  10 Jan 2024
Is this the secret to breaking the Denver Nuggets defense?

Key Highlights The regular season is important, in part, because it gives us glimpses of schemes/tactics that could be used in the playoffs Michael Porter Jr. is a better low man defender than Jamal Murray If you attack Jamal Murray on defense, you can defang the Murray/Jokic two-man tandem A common complaint I hear from […]

Mat Issa  •  27 Dec 2023
Denver Nuggets Prepared to Offer Supermax Extension to Jamal Murray

The Denver Nuggets have high hopes for their star point guard, Jamal Murray. They are reportedly ready to offer the Kentucky product a supermax extension should he become eligible this season. As a result, Denver is anticipating a breakout season from Murray. Nuggets GM, Calvin Booth, had this to say: “We’re anticipating that we’re probably […]

Mathew Huff  •  20 Oct 2023
Denver’s Jamal Murray headlines Team Canada’s roster for the 2023 FIBA Basketball Word Cup

This summer, the 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup will take place in the Philippines, Japan, and Indonesia. Thirty-two teams across the country for the tournament and Team Canada just announced their roster. Headlining the the players available for Canada in the World Cup is 2023 NBA champion, Jamal Murray. He’s fresh off an NBA title […]

Zach Wolpin  •  14 Jul 2023
WATCH: An emotional Jamal Murray soaks it all in and describes his journey back from his ACL injury to an NBA Champion

A few years ago, Jamal Murray was in one of the darkest times of his professional career. A brutal ACL injury kept him out for the entire 2021-22 season and many wondered if he’d ever be the same. The Nuggets stayed true to Murray and helped him battle back to be at the level he’s […]

Zach Wolpin  •  13 Jun 2023
Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic are the 1st teammates in NBA history to each have a 30-point triple-double in the same game (regular or postseason)

At halftime yesterday, the Miami Heat kept it close and were only down five points to the Nuggets. However, the Nuggets asserted their dominance in the second half, and Miami could never break a double-digit deficit. Denver played exceptional team basketball last night, but two players stood out. Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic are the […]

Zach Wolpin  •  08 Jun 2023
Jamal Murray recorded his sixth-straight 25-point game last night, the third-longest streak in Nuggets postseason history

Two seasons ago, Jamal Murray suffered a brutal ACL injury that left him out the entire 2021-22 season. The 26-year-old PG questioned whether or not the team was going to trade him and was experiencing self-doubt. Murray was finally ready to go for the start of this past regular season and has been thriving ever […]

Zach Wolpin  •  02 Jun 2023
Denver’s Jamal Murray is the first player to ever average 30 points on 50-40-90 shooting in a Conference Finals

After missing the entire 2021-22 season due to injury, Jamal Murray is finally back to his dominant postseason form. He’s been incredible in the 2023 postseason for the Nuggets. Nikola Jokic and himself have arguably been the best duo in the NBA in the playoffs. Murray is the first player to ever average 30 points […]

Zach Wolpin  •  23 May 2023
Jamal Murray’s 4th career 20-point 4th quarter in the playoffs is the most of any player over the last 25 years

The Denver Nuggets took a 2-0 series lead vs the LA Lakers after a 108-103 win last night. LeBron James and the Lakers came out with more intensity last night knowing they needed a win. They led at the end of the first half and the third quarter, but the fourth quarter belonged to Denver’s […]

Zach Wolpin  •  19 May 2023