With no bona fide superstar, the Denver Nuggets managed to give the Lakers a run for their money in the 2012 playoffs, forcing a Game 7 in Los Angeles. Playing a team-oriented style of basketball similar to the San Antonio Spurs, the Nuggets (along with the Indiana Pacers) look to usher in a new brand of basketball where you don’t need a “Big Three.”
Their core nucleus is composed of players who are all very young, which bodes well for the future of the Nuggets franchise.
Led by Ty Lawson and JaVale McGee, the Nuggets have nearly an entire team of players that are under 25 years old.
Here is a ranking of all 11 of them.