NBA The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time  

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List Rules Only players officially listed as centers

Big fan of Denver basketball? Then check out this list of Denver Nuggets centers with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every center from throughout Denver Nuggets history, including current centers and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA centers of all time, the best Nuggets Cs include Dikembe Mutombo, Marcus Camby, Dan Issel, and Danny Schayes.

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current Denver Nuggets starting Cs and backup Cs are Nikola Jokic and Mason Plumlee. 

Who are the best centers in Denver Nuggets history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Denver Nuggets center.

list ordered by

1
27 8
Nikola Jokic is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

2
23 6
Dikembe Mutombo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992

3
15 4
Dan Issel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

4
13 5
Marcus Camby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

5
9 5
Wayne Cooper is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

6
9 5
Julius Keye is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

7
8 5
Danny Schayes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983

8
7 4
Raef LaFrentz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

9
6 4
Juwan Howard is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2009, 2003, 2002

10
5 3
Danny Fortson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1999, 1998

11
3 1
Blair Rasmussen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Blair Rasmussen Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

12
7 6
Ervin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1997

13
7 6
Cadillac Anderson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1992, 1991

14
7 6
Mike Green is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1975, 1974

15
5 4
Nenê is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

16
5 4
JJ Hickson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014

17
4 3
Kenyon Martin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

18
3 4
Dean Garrett is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1998

19
2 3
Kevin Willis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2001

20
1 2
Byron Beck is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968

21
1 2
Dave Robisch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972

22
2 4
Kosta Koufos is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011

23
2 4
Dan Hester is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Dan Hester Seasons: 1971

24
1 3
Bill McGill is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1969

25
1 3
Tom Hoover is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Tom Hoover Seasons: 1968

26
0 2
Darnell Hillman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1978

27
0 2
Joffrey Lauvergne is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Rusty Shackelford added

28
0 2
Melvin Ely is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Rusty Shackelford added

29
3 6
Jusuf Nurkić is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

30
3 6
Mason Plumlee is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 2018, 2017

31
1 4
Joe Barry Carroll is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Seasons: 1990