Arron Afflalo said he's ready for a leadership role with the Denver Nuggets and would like to be a team captain.
Kenneth Faried, who played very well for Team USA this summer, will get Thursday off for the Nuggets.
Danilo Gallinari, coming off two knee surgeries (meniscus, ACL) is expected to participate in some contact drills on Thursday.
Nate Robinson, who is coming off left knee ACL surgery, is expected to participate in some contact drills on Wednesday.
Pops Mensah-Bonsu has left Nuggets training camp for personal reasons, and will not return.
Kenneth Faried will be encouraged to start the Nuggets' fastbreak offense after securing defensive rebounds, according to coach Brian Shaw.
J.J. Hickson (knee) is expected to participate in some of the team's practice on Wednesday.
JaVale McGee (leg) and J.J. Hickson (knee) are expected to participate in some of practice on Wednesday.
Nate Robinson (knee) expressed his desire to re-sign with the Denver Nuggets after the 2014-15 season.
The Denver Nuggets are still negotiating a contract extension with Kenneth Faried's representatives.
Coach Brian Shaw said on Monday that there will be an "adjustment period" for Danilo Gallinari, and that Wilson Chandler should pick up the slack while Gallo makes his way back from major knee surgery.
Brian Shaw said "we'll kind of have to wait and see" when asked who his starting center would be this season.
Coach Brian Shaw said there will be an adjustment period for Danilo Gallinari (knee).
Coach Brian Shaw said he thought that Kenneth Faried was the MVP for Team USA at the FIBA World Cup.
Coach Brian Shaw said he wants to bring Ty Lawson to a Broncos practice to watch Peyton Manning lead and he is expecting more out of Lawson than any other player.