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The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time 

Ranker NBA
Updated April 6, 2020 859 votes 178 voters 3.4k views 38 items

List Rules Vote up the players who had the most success for the Denver Nuggets

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.

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Nikola Jokic is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

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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
Marcus Camby is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

4
Dan Issel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976

5
Nenê is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

6
Kenyon Martin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

7
Julius Keye is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

8
Wayne Cooper is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

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Mason Plumlee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

10
Danny Schayes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983

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

12
Juwan Howard is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2003, 2002

13
Ervin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1997

14
Paul Millsap is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
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Raef LaFrentz is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

16
Danny Fortson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1999, 1998

17
Cadillac Anderson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1992, 1991

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Chris Andersen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
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JJ Hickson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014

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Mike Green is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1975, 1974

21
Jusuf Nurkić is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

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Kosta Koufos is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011

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Allen Iverson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
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Timofey Mozgov is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
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Dave Robisch is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972