Nuggets guard Evan Fournier failed to make the French EuroBasket team.
The Denver Post considers the Nuggets' starting shooting guard job an open competition.
Evan Fournier admitted after Game 1 that he's adjusting to the pace of playoff basketball.
Evan Fournier will start at shooting guard in Saturday's Game 1 against the Warriors.
Coach George Karl heaped praise on rookie Evan Fournier recently.
Starting at SG on Sunday, Evan Fournier notched 24 points on 8-of-12 shooting, with three 3-pointers, four rebounds, four assists, three steals and four turnovers in 36 minutes.
Evan Fournier will start against the Blazers on Sunday and Wilson Chandler will come off the bench.
The Nuggets won in Utah on Wednesday with a dominant bench effort, led by Evan Fournier's 18 points on 7-of-9 shooting in 22 minutes.
George Karl is "not afraid" to play Evan Fournier on a consistent basis.
Evan Fournier scored a season-high 19 points on Friday, hitting 6-of-9 shots (including a three) with two rebounds, two assists and two steals in 21 minutes off the bench.
George Karl intends to play Evan Fournier this season.
Rookie Evan Fournier earned praise from George Karl, who said that Fournier "does everything he has to do to get better."
George Karl said rookie Evan Fournier is "good enough to challenge guys to play the right way."
Rookie Evan Fournier could spend time in the D-League early in the season.