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The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time  

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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

2
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
Paul Millsap is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Nemanja Zulic added
8
Juwan Howard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2003, 2002

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

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

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
Wayne Cooper is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

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

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

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

Seasons: 2018, 2017

14
Cadillac Anderson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1992, 1991

15
Ervin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1997

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

Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

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

Seasons: 1999, 1998

18
Dave Robisch is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

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

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

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014

20
Allen Iverson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Nemanja Zulic added
21
Kosta Koufos is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011

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

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

23
Mike Green is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1975, 1974

24
Kevin Willis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2001

25
Byron Beck is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968