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.
Jusuf Nurkic (illness) is probable for Saturday's game against the Kings.
Jusuf Nurkic (illness) is listed as questionable for Saturday's game vs. the Kings.
Jusuf Nurkic (illness) is listed as out for Thursday's game vs. the Pelicans.
Jusuf Nurkic (illness) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game against the Grizzlies.
Jusuf Nurkic (illness) will not play against the Mavs on Monday.
Jusuf Nurkic scored 15 of his 19 points during the fourth quarter of Sunday's loss to the Clippers, adding seven boards, three assists, one block and three turnovers in his 24 minutes off the bench.
Jusuf Nurkic played 26 minutes against the Lakers on Friday with 18 points, four rebounds, five assists, one steal and two blocks.
Jusuf Nurkic (shortness of breath) is expected to play against the Lakers on Friday.