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Michael Porter Jr. Warns The NBA About What’s Next For Him: "I'm Not Even Close To How Good I Can Be In This Game Yet."

The Denver Nuggets have perhaps been the most unlucky franchise in the NBA in the last two seasons. Despite having the MVP in Nikola Jokic as their main star during that time, injuries to their second and third-best players have cost them dearly. The Nuggets are hoping that those two stars, Jamal Murray and Michael Porter Jr. return from their long-term injury issues as good as they were.
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Denver Nuggets: Can Michael Porter Jr. be the next Kevin Durant?

The Denver Nuggets will finally be whole on opening night of the 2022-23 season. One of the players returning from injury, Michael Porter Jr., will have the opportunity to reach his full potential as an elite scorer on a title contender, drawing comparisons to another lethal forward, Kevin Durant. The...

Injury Updates Given On Jamal Murray And Michael Porter Jr.

Heading into the final month of action of the 2020-21 regular season, the Denver Nuggets were one of the hottest teams in the league and they were making a strong case to be a real championship threat with the presumable league MVP in Nikola Jokic, an emerging star in Jamal Murray and a young talent with star-like potential in Michael Porter Jr.

Denver Nuggets: Michael Porter Jr. says he’s 100 percent healthy

All hands appear to be on deck when the Denver Nuggets begin preparing for the 2022-23 NBA season. Heading into this new season, the expectations will be at an all-time high for the Denver Nuggets. Whether they are willing to admit it or not, this is somewhat of a make-or-break season for a team that has been inching closer and closer to breaking through in the Western Conference.

Nuggets season in review: Michael Porter Jr.

After the Denver Nuggets gave him a 5 year, $172 million extension in the offseason, Michael Porter Jr. had his season dismantled before it ever really began. Sometime in training camp or the preseason he had another issue with his back crop up, as evidenced by the cliff his numbers fell off from before the Nuggets pulled the plug just 9 games into the year. He was clearly hurting, as shown by the below clip, and then a few weeks later he got an opinion that another surgery was definitely required.