Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. to undergo lower back surgery, sources say — The Denver Post

Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. will undergo a surgical procedure on his lower back tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, two league sources confirmed to The Denver Post. 176 more words

Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. to undergo lower back surgery, sources say — The Denver Post

Keeler: Nuggets got cute with Michael Porter Jr. extension. Now they might waste Nikola Jokic’s MVP prime. — The Denver Post

They should’ve traded him last winter. The Nuggets should’ve traded Michael Porter Jr. at his apex, when the kid could still make a layup in the open court without tensing up in pain.

Keeler: Nuggets got cute with Michael Porter Jr. extension. Now they might waste Nikola Jokic’s MVP prime. — The Denver Post

Nuggets president Tim Connelly wants to “reward” Michael Porter Jr. as potential extension talks loom — The Denver Post

Despite his team’s second-round ouster, Nuggets president of basketball operations Tim Connelly was encouraged by the gains his team made in an unprecedented season that also included a devastating injury to Jamal Murray. Like others within the organization, before Murray tore his ACL, Connelly felt the Nuggets could win a championship. Instead, Connelly heads into the offseason with the core of a championship foundation intact, yet a roster still in need of upgrades.

Nuggets president Tim Connelly wants to “reward” Michael Porter Jr. as potential extension talks loom — The Denver Post

Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. thriving with tough love from Michael Malone: “We’ve really grown in our communication” — The Denver Post

Michael Malone benched Michael Porter Jr. late in the first half against the Toronto Raptors in a bout of frustration Thursday night. What happened next revealed significant growth in their relationship. 817 more words

Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. thriving with tough love from Michael Malone: “We’ve really grown in our communication” — The Denver Post

Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. flourishing with expanded role, improved defense: “You can just see his IQ growing” — The Denver Post

The next phase in the NBA maturation of Michael Porter Jr. materialized quickly when the Nuggets forward switched to defend Los Angeles Clippers star Kawhi Leonard. Late in the game on Thursday, with L.A. climbing back from down double-digits, the Porter-vs.-Leonard perimeter showdown lasted only a few seconds. Just enough time to validate Porter’s basketball…

Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. flourishing with expanded role, improved defense: “You can just see his IQ growing” — The Denver Post

Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. back with team, is questionable for return Friday vs. Suns — The Denver Post

Nuggets small forward Michael Porter Jr. is questionable for Friday’s game at Phoenix after missing the last 10 games and completing the majority of his health and safety protocol.

Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. back with team, is questionable for return Friday vs. Suns — The Denver Post

Nuggets coach Michael Malone says Michael Porter Jr. is out with COVID — The Denver Post

In the aftermath of Tuesday’s 122-116 loss to the Brooklyn Nets, Nuggets coach Michael Malone revealed why Michael Porter Jr. hasn’t been with the team. “It would be nice if we were fully healthy,” Malone began. “We were without two starters tonight. No Gary Harris, no Michael Porter. I don’t think we’ve been whole the…

Nuggets coach Michael Malone says Michael Porter Jr. is out with COVID — The Denver Post

Michael Porter Jr. out for Thursday night’s game against Mavericks; not extension of prior COVID-19 protocol — The Denver Post

Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. was ruled out for Thursday night’s game against the Dallas Mavericks hours before tip-off, due to health and safety protocols. After being expected to return to the lineup one day earlier, Porter was not with the team Thursday, according to the Nuggets’ injury report. His absence is not an extension…

Michael Porter Jr. out for Thursday night’s game against Mavericks; not extension of prior COVID-19 protocol — The Denver Post

How Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. gained Michael Malone’s trust — The Denver Post

Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. didn’t expect the backlash that came from his postgame comments after Denver fell behind the Clippers 3-1 last round.

How Nuggets rookie Michael Porter Jr. gained Michael Malone’s trust — The Denver Post