Nikola Jokic set to sign supermax contract extension when offered; what’s next for Nuggets?

When Tim Connelly took his front-office talents from Denver to Minnesota this week on a five-year, 40 million deal that would eventually give him equity in the Timberwolves organization, a natural question emerged in the Mile High City: Given the relationship between Nikola. Jokic and Connelly, who drafted him 41st overall back out of Serbia … Read more

Hollinger: Nuggets have shown they won’t pay for execs… but will they pay for this roster?

Uncompensated. That’s the keyword that has been lost in the departure of former Denver Nuggets president Tim Connelly to the Minnesota Timberwolves. He was under contract with the Nuggets, and now he isn’t, and it didn’t cost Minnesota jack. Denver walked away uncompensated. Normally a move like this would cost a team a first-round pick … Read more

Behind the scenes of Tim Connelly’s mega deal to the Timberwolves

Long overlooked, often doubted, the Minnesota Timberwolves made a statement Monday. The Timberwolves signed Denver Nuggets president Tim Connelly to a major deal that will make him one of the most well-compensated executives in the league, immediately becoming a defining maneuver of the new-look ownership group.. The deal is a five-year, $ 40 million contract … Read more

Behind the scenes of Tim Connelly’s mega deal to the Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms with Denver Nuggets president Tim Connelly on a major deal that will make him one of the most well-compensated executives in the league, sources said. The Athletic. The Timberwolves’ deal with Connelly will be a five-year, 40 million contract plus a kicker for equity, multiple sources told The … Read more