Jameer Nelson: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Nuggets Guard

February 17th, 2015 by Tyler Conway Leave a reply »

Already on his third team of the 2014-15 season, Denver Nuggets point guard Jameer Nelson's name is cropping up for clubs hoping to acquire veteran help before or after Thursday's trade deadline. The Nuggets, for now, appear to have different plans.

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Nuggets Plan on Keeping Nelson Tuesday, Feb. 17 Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported Tuesday the Nuggets have "no plans" of letting Nelson go as Thursday's trade deadline approaches.

Nelson, 33, has already played for the Dallas Mavericks, Boston Celtics and Nuggets this season. Originally signed by Dallas this summer, he was traded to Boston as part of the Rajon Rondo deal and then sent to Denver not long after for Nate Robinson. 

The veteran guard has appeared in 11 games with the Nuggets, averaging 9.4 points and 4.5 assists. He missed their last four contests before the All-Star break with an Achilles injury, though it's not considered a long-term hindrance.

With Denver well out of playoff contention and boasting logjams across its depth chart, contending teams viewed Nelson as a potential cheap trade chip or buyout ...

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