Wilson Chandler came off the bench in Tuesday's preseason game and hit just 1-of-5 shots for five points, four rebounds, four assists and two steals in 22 minutes.
Emmanuel Mudiay started at point guard for Denver on Tuesday and had 17 points, five assists, a steal and seven turnovers in 31 minutes of a win over the Mavericks.
Joffrey Lauvergne stayed hot in Tuesday's preseason win, racking up 14 points, 12 rebounds, a steal and two 3-pointers on 6-of-8 shooting in 29 minutes.
Kenneth Faried, who famously clashed with former coach Brian Shaw, had 10 points, 10 rebounds and a block in 20 minutes under new Nuggets coach Michael Malone.
Danilo Gallinari hit just 2-of-12 shots and 1-of-6 3-pointers for seven points, six rebounds, five assists and a steal in 26 minutes of Tuesday's preseason win over the Mavericks.
Emmanuel Mudiay got baptized by Chris Paul and the Clippers in Friday's preseason opener, hitting just 5-of-18 shots (including three treys) for 14 points, two rebounds, three assists, one steal and a whopping eight turnovers.
Danilo Gallinari did not play in the Nuggets' first preseason game on Friday night.
J.J. Hickson looked terrible in Friday's preseason opener against the Clippers, hitting just 1-of-7 shots for two points, six rebounds and three turnovers in 19 minutes.
Joffrey Lauvergne double-doubled off the bench in Friday's preseason opener, scoring 16 points on 7-of-10 shooting with 11 rebounds in 25 minutes.
Nikola Jokic scored 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting with eight rebounds, one steal and one block in 23 minutes off the bench in Friday's preseason opener.
Gary Harris logged 29 minutes and scored 11 points with four steals in Friday's preseason opener.
Nuggets head coach Mike Malone said on Thursday that he has not officially decided on a starting five for Denver's first preseason game on Friday.
Nuggets sign G/F Mike Miller.
Mike Miller cleared waivers, as expected.
Coach Mike Malone said Nikola Jokic "has a chance to be a helluva player."