Jameer Nelson Injury: Updates on Nuggets PG's Wrist and Return

Mike NorrisFeatured Columnist

Denver Nuggets head coach Michael Malone, right, talks with guard Jameer Nelson (1) during a break in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers, Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Doug McSchooler)
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Denver Nuggets guard Jameer Nelson had been out of action since Feb. 1 with a wrist injury. However, he's ready to return to the court.

Continue for updates.


Nelson Active vs. Kings

Tuesday, Feb. 23

Nelson is available to play Tuesday against Sacramento, according to Chris Dempsey of the Denver Post


Nelson a Veteran Presence for Young Nuggets 

Nelson has started 15 of 38 games played this season, with all of his starts coming after Dec. 11. Rookie Emmanuel Mudiay continues to start at point guard, averaging 11.8 points and a team-high 5.8 assists per game.