#Michael Porter Jr

Michael Porter Jr. has signed a 5 year extension with the Denver Nuggets

Tim Connelly has been busy this offseason, and he capped off September by signing Michael Porter Jr. to a five-year max extension with the Denver Nuggets, per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN:. As noted in the tweet, it will be for 5 years and $172 million unless Porter makes an All-NBA...
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Michael Porter Jr. says Clippers team doctor wrote that “nobody should take him” in 2018 draft

Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. appeared on Friday’s episode of J.J. Redick’s The Old Man and the Three podcast, and boy does he have some stories to tell. The discussion mostly centers around Porter’s path from a home-schooled AAU star to the University of Missouri and ultimately to the NBA, where last year he finished third in Most Improved Player voting.
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Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. on contract extension: “When it’s supposed to happen, it’ll happen”

Only a few days from the start of Nuggets training camp, Michael Porter Jr. isn’t thinking about anything but basketball. At least that’s what the Nuggets star forward claimed Thursday, as the deadline for an early contract extension inched closer. The Nuggets have until the start of the season to reach a deal with the 23-year-old or he’ll enter next summer as a restricted free agent.

Michael Porter Jr. compares favorably to other top forwards at his age

A few days ago, Frank Urbina of Hoops Hype released his personal list of the Top 22 small forwards in the NBA heading into the 2021-22 season. Before reading this, I urge you to read that to gain a national perspective on the small forward position in the NBA today.

Michael Porter Jr. Extension?

Michael Singer: No player options on MPJ’s max deal, source says. Ryan McDonough: The final year Michael Porter Jr’s extension is partially guaranteed, per league sources. The fifth (and final) season of MPJ’s deal becomes fully guaranteed if the Nuggets rising star meets certain lofty benchmarks. 10 hours ago –...

Watch: Michael Porter Jr. can’t miss from three

NBA skills coach Michael Messer dropped a nugget yesterday on Twitter, a minute-long video of Michael Porter Jr. draining three after three:. Of course, this is the offseason and videos of empty gym workouts are plentiful and largely meaningless (see Anthony, Carmelo). For MPJ, a career 44% (!!!) three-point shooter, of course he should be hitting wide open threes at this clip.

Nuggets star Michael Porter Jr. talks about ‘Curious Mike,’ Stephen Curry, Nikola Jokic, getting his brain scanned and more

Denver Nuggets rising star Michael Porter Jr. has proven himself to be an elite scorer on the court. However, he wants everybody to know he’s more than just that. He wants his voice to be heard. He wants people to converse and talk about topics they often avoid. That is why he started his “Curious Mike” show, giving him and others a platform where they won’t be judged or their words misconstrued unlike other social media platforms.

Denver Nuggets: Michael Porter Jr. will make or break Denver’s season

The Denver Nuggets will need Michael Porter Jr. to step up in a big way in 2021-22. The Denver Nuggets have the eighth-best odds to win the 2022 NBA championship on WynnBet Sportsbook. I’m here to tell you that’s just way way too high for a team I believe to be second-best in the Western Conference, behind only the Los Angeles Lakers.

Atlanta Hawks miss out on Trae Young, land Michael Porter Jr. in 2018 re-draft

The Atlanta Hawks talented roster has really come together in the last four seasons. And while this current rebuild technically began with drafting John Collins 18th in 2017, most will say it got its rock in the 2018 NBA draft. Atlanta traded away third-overall pick Luka Doncic for fifth-overall pick Trae Young and another pick that would become Cam Reddish.

Michael Porter Jr believes Nuggets can be the best team in the NBA

Michael Porter Jr. is confident a healthy Denver Nuggets team is ready to win an NBA championship in 2021. Michael Porter Jr isn’t going anywhere. Well, if you ask him he plans on going up — as in winning an NBA title — but he doesn’t expect to do that anywhere other than with the Denver Nuggets.

Michael Porter Jr., Nuggets Continue To Discuss Extension

The Denver Nuggets and Michael Porter Jr. continue to discuss a contract extension. Porter would become a restricted free agent in 2022 if a deal is not reached. The Nuggets and Porter have until the start of the season to reach a deal. Porter said he’s leaving negotiations up to...

Phoenix Suns: What the Porter Jr. Extension Means for Mikal Bridges

Even across a gritty, hard-nosed team like the Phoenix Suns, life’s finer things still hold certain value. With a hefty paycheck being one of them, Mikal Bridges and Deandre Ayton both come into the fold, with each young stud now eligible for extensions off their rookie contracts. Last year, Ayton...