Andre Iguodala’s summer arrival in Denver ushered in plenty of hype for a young Denver Nuggets team that is now widely considered to be a legitimate contender for this season’s NBA title. The former Philadelphia 76ers star is certainly an excellent addition to the team, as his significant production on both ends of the floor should help make the Nuggets a much more well-rounded team.
While Iguodala’s greatest strength is likely his defense, his versatile offensive game should give the Nuggets a major boost as well. And though Denver’s mediocre 1-3 start to the season may not show it, Iguodala undoubtedly makes this rising team one of the greatest threats in the league.
Here are five ways that Iguodala helps the Nuggets offensively.