Archive - May 27, 2010

Daniel Orton Interview

Thu, 05/27/2010 - 9:09pm

On Wednesday, following a workout along with Hassan Whiteside, I got a chance to sit down to interview Daniel Orton. Despite being just a freshman and struggling for playing time, Orton shows a confidence and surprisingly polished game for such a young kid.
How do you feel about your NBA readiness?

Daniel OrtonDaniel OrtonDaniel Orton: Coming out here working with Frank and Coach Hill has made me a lot more confident. I feel ready.

State of the Cap: Denver Nuggets

Thu, 05/27/2010 - 1:41pm

By Mike Misek

2010/11 Denver Nuggets Payroll: $73.4 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $56.1 million
Roughly: $17.3 million over cap


Carmelo AnthonyCarmelo AnthonyKenyon Marton - ETO for $16.8 million
Renaldo Balkman - Unrestricted Free Agent
Malik Allen - Unrestricted Free Agent
Anthony Carter - Unrestricted Free Agent

Hassan Whiteside Interview

Thu, 05/27/2010 - 12:12pm

On Wednesday, I got a chance to interview Hassan Whiteside following a workout in San Francisco. Whiteside is a very shy kid but shows an enthusiasm for the game that is not apparent in every bigman.
You've been working out with Hakeem Olajuwon, what kind of things has he been working on with you?

Obscure college? The NBA still knows

Minneapolis Star Tribune