Jusuf Nurkic picked up the pace on Monday against the Clippers, scoring six points on 3-of-6 shooting with 10 rebounds, one steal and three blocks in 29 minutes.
Jusuf Nurkic racked up four personal fouls in just 19 minutes of action on Sunday, finishing a tough loss to the Wizards with six points, nine boards, two assists and one steal.
Jusuf Nurkic played just 15 minutes in the Nuggets' 100-99 loss to the Celtics on Friday, finishing with six points and eight rebounds to go with three fouls.
Jusuf Nurkic is now dealing with a sore back, and while he did miss practice on Thursday, he will play against Boston on Friday.
Nuggets C Jusuf Nurkic finished Tuesday's home loss with 10 points on 5-of-9 FGs, nine rebounds, two assists and three turnovers in 26 minutes.
Jusuf Nurkic's struggles continued against the Warriors on Monday with two points, eight rebounds, one assist, two steals and one block before fouling out in 24 minutes.
Jusuf Nurkic struggled with foul trouble against the Wolves on Saturday, finishing with four points, nine boards and two assists in just 15 minutes.
Jusuf Nurkic played just 17 minutes on Friday against the Mavs, scoring two points on 1-of-7 shooting with six rebounds and one steal.
Jusuf Nurkic played 25 minutes against the Mavericks on Wednesday with seven points, nine rebounds, two assists, one steal and two blocks.
Jusuf Nurkic scored 16 points on 8-of-11 shooting with eight rebounds, one steal and three blocks over 22 minutes before fouling out in Friday's win over the Kings.
Brian Shaw didn't pull any punches when assessing Jusuf Nurkic's first career-start.
Jusuf Nurkic started at center but hit just 3-of-9 shots for eight points, four rebounds, three assists, a steal and two blocks in 22 minutes.
Jusuf Nurkic is likely to get more playing time.
Jusuf Nurkic scored 14 points with six rebounds, one assist, four blocks and two steals on 7-of-11 from the field in 22 minutes against the Wolves on Monday.