Iverson_anthony_mediumHere’s a smattering of recent Nuggets coverage, notably Stephen A. Smith’s column on Allen Iverson claiming that the former Nugget will either “drink himself into oblivion or gamble his life away.”

Stephen A. Smith: Iverson needs more than a prayer | Philadelphia Inquirer 
His closest confidant asked the basketball world to pray for Allen Iverson, as if no one has all these years while seeing this train wreck coming.

George Karl Set for Surgery as Nuggets Taking Auditions — NBA FanHouse
The Denver Nuggets will begin to audition players Monday as they wait to learn the fate of injured forward Kenyon Martin. The auditioning players include Stiffs Brian Cook, Mark Blount, Rob Kurz, Jake Voskuhl and non-Stiff Mikki Moore.

Karl’s Battle Galvanizing Nuggets? – Basketball News & NBA Rumors –
Will the inspiration the Denver Nuggets are taking from head coach George Karl‘s battle with cancer be enough to propel Denver to new heights?

Nuggets’ Renaldo Balkman Hoping to Turn Around Tough Season — NBA FanHouse
At least, Denver Nuggets forward Renaldo Balkman got into a game Wednesday. Balkman, who has endured a trying season, finally stepped on the floor.

Nuggets' Andersen blocks out the hurting – The Denver Post
Chris Dempsey covers the Birdman's assortment of injuries and how he's rebounding from them.

NUGGETS: The Nuggets Beat with Aaron Lopez
Lopez talks to Anthony Carter about his new role this season as third-string back up point guard and conveys how classy A.C. has been given the circumstances.