Denver Nuggets head Coach George Karl was named NBA Coach of the Year Wednesday, nabbing his first such award after 25 years in the league.
George Karl, who has been an NBA coach for 25 seasons, has been voted the NBA Coach of the Year after leading the Denver Nuggets to a team-record 57 wins.
Luke Ridnour led a clutch effort from the foul line Saturday that gave Minnesota a 107-101 win over Detroit -- the 1,000th in the career of Coach Rick Adelman.
Danilo Gallinari and Ty Lawson both scored 26 points Tuesday to lift the Denver Nuggets to a 97-90 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics.
The Charlotte Bobcats, who recorded the worst winning percentage in NBA history last season, Tuesday tapped Mike Dunlap as their new coach.
Denver Nuggets swingman Chris Andersen, under investigation for possible Internet crimes against children, may be the target of extortion, his lawyer said.
The Denver Nuggets and Coach George Karl have agreed to a multi-year contract extension, the team said Tuesday.
Al Harrington scored 31 points off the bench Friday to give Coach George Karl a milestone victory in the Denver Nuggets' 123-116 win over Toronto.
Ray Allen scored 28 points Wednesday and the Boston Celtics pulled away during the second half for their eighth straight win, a 105-89 decision over Denver.
Denver Coach George Karl, undergoing treatment for cancer, will miss the remaining three games of the Nuggets' current road trip, the NBA team said Friday.