Kenneth Faried said that he's worked to develop a reliable 15-foot jump shot this summer.
General manager Tim Connelly said the Nuggets are scheduled to meet with Kenneth Faried's agent next week and are hoping to sign him to an extension.
In addition to Wilson Chandler and Kenneth Faried, the Nuggets are offering the Wolves Arron Afflalo after they would acquire him from the Magic.
Kenneth Faried wants to be known as an All-Star and a superstar in the NBA, rather than "the energy guy."
Nuggets GM Tim Connelly implied in a recent interview that the Nuggets are looking to be active trade partners this offseason.
Nuggets GM Tim Connelly hopes to extend Kenneth Faried's contract this season, saying, "Kenneth's energy and toughness ... embodies who we're trying to be."
The Nuggets plan to discuss a long-term extension with Kenneth Faried this summer.
The Nuggets can begin extension negotiations with Kenneth Faried in July.
Kenneth Faried had 21 points and six rebounds on 7-of-12 shooting in Tuesday's loss to the Clippers.
Kenneth Faried turned the tables and roasted the Jazz for 24 points, 21 rebounds, five assists and six turnovers on 11-of-19 shooting in Saturday's win.
Kenneth Faried hit a game-winning shot in the paint against the Warriors on Thursday, finishing with 18 points, 17 boards, one assist, one steal and six turnovers.
Kenneth Faried destroyed the Pelicans on Wednesday during a 137-107 win, scoring a career-high 34 points with 13 boards, two assists, three blocks and one turnover in just 27 minutes.
Kenneth Faried received an IV before Friday's game vs. the Spurs, finishing with 18 points, 13 boards, four assists and one turnover.
Kenneth Faried (illness) will be in the Nuggets' starting lineup against the Spurs Friday night.