Jusuf Nurkic finished the EuroBasket qualifying round with averages of 19.2 points on 41.4 percent shooting, 13.5 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.0 steals and 1.0 blocks.
Jusuf Nurkic (leg) returned to the court for Wednesday's 78-76 win over Sweden, racking up 22 points, 10 boards, two assists, three steals, one block and four turnovers over 29 minutes.
Jusuf Nurkic suffered an apparent lower right leg injury during the closing minutes of Bosnia and Herzegovina's 78-67 loss to Russia, and did not return to the game.
Jusuf Nurkic posted a 19-point, 15-rebound double-double during a 83-54 loss to Team Russia during the EuroBasket qualifying tournament on Wednesday.
Michael Malone said that he's going to fly to Bosnia in a couple weeks to watch Jusuf Nurkic play.
Jusuf Nurkic has already lost 35 pounds this offseason
Jusuf Nurkic said he's happy about the big lineup with Nikola Jokic.
Jusuf Nurkic ended his season in style on Wednesday with 11 points, 14 rebounds, four assists, five steals and three blocks in 39 minutes vs. the Blazers.
Jusuf Nurkic struggled in 22 minutes on Sunday, shooting 2-of-11 from the field for six points, four rebounds, one assist and two blocks.
Jusuf Nurkic and Nikola Jokic will remain in the starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Jazz.
Jusuf Nurkic scored a career-high 21 points during a 102-98 win to the Spurs on Friday, adding nine rebounds, one assist, two steals and two blocks in 35 minutes.
The Nuggets will start Jusuf Nurkic and Nikola Jokic on Friday night against the Spurs.
Jusuf Nurkic (illness) returned from a three-game absence and looked awesome vs. the Kings on Saturday, scoring nine points (4-of-10 FGs, 1-of-4 FTs) with nine rebounds, two assists and one block in 16 minutes.
Jusuf Nurkic (illness) will play on Saturday vs. the Kings.