Michael Malone

Nuggets head coach talks 2020-21 season, Big 3 and more.

Jim Rome
December 15, 2020 - 9:40 am

Info & Stats: Denver Nuggets Head Coach

All Topics: Season opener in 8 days | Getting everyone on the same page quickly | Not having the continuity they’ve had in seasons past | New players conforming to existing culture | Jamal Murray | Murray’s development | Michael Porter Jr.’s talent | Getting Will Barton back healthy | Challenges of the bubble life | Playing this season in the COVID-19 pandemic

Dec 15th 2020


Apr 17th 2020

All Topics: COVID-19 | Trouble facing this world right now | Positivity | People first | Society change | Wait and see mode isn’t fun | His father | Syracuse basketball back in the day | Derrick Coleman and Billy Owens



Dec 17th 2019

All Topics: 2019-20 Season | Coming up with a big defensive 4th quarter to beat the New York Knicks 111-105 | Nikola Jokic’s play | Jokic’s playoffs last season | Putting Jokic in the starting lineup for the first time 3 years ago | Nikola’s offensive IQ | Will Barton’s season | Barton’s off-season | Roster makeup | Sacrifice | Having so much depth | Never taking anything for granted | Balance | Working for Mike Brown |



July 15th 2019

All Topics: This team hasn’t done anything yet | Goal is a championship | Nikola Jokic | Jokic’s postseason play | Progression of getting better | Crazy-ness of NBA free agency | Can’t get caught up in what others are doing | Jerami Grant addition | Michael Porter Jr. | Felt sick for Porter Jr. over his knee injury | Porter Jr.’s talent | Will Barton talking about Malone’s growth | Isaiah Thomas