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.

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41 10
Nikola Jokic is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016

2
28 10
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
18 7
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
16 9
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
11 8
Julius Keye is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970

6
10 7
Wayne Cooper is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

7
8 6
Raef LaFrentz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

8
7 5
Nenê is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

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

9
9 8
Danny Schayes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

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

10
9 8
Ervin Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1997

11
8 7
Cadillac Anderson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1992, 1991

12
7 6
Juwan Howard is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2003, 2002

13
6 5
JJ Hickson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014

14
6 5
Kenyon Martin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

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

15
5 4
Blair Rasmussen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Blair Rasmussen

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

16
1 0
Jamal Murray is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Nemanja Zulic added

17
1 0
Paul Millsap is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Nemanja Zulic added

18
1 0
Allen Iverson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Nemanja Zulic added

19
1 0
Gary Harris is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time
Nemanja Zulic added

20
8 8
Mike Green is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1975, 1974

21
6 6
Danny Fortson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1999, 1998

22
3 3
Dave Robisch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

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

23
3 3
Byron Beck is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

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

24
4 5
Dean Garrett is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1998

25
3 4
Kevin Willis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Denver Nuggets Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2001