Two picks later, the Nuggets nabbed Murray themselves. Fast forward six years, and the Nuggets’ world has been flipped on its head. Former team president Tim Connelly left earlier this week to take a far more lucrative job running the Timberwolves.
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The Nuggets will have to get creative with their money this offseason to find ways to add to the roster with a large chunk of their salary cap taken up by the team’s stars, but the best teams always find a way to make it work. Denver is going to have to be one of those teams this offseason, and these are some of the targets they should be looking at due to both cost and fit with the team.